Price Gouging the Desperate

A famous scene from Shakespeare’s Richard III: ACT V SCENE IV. Another part of the field. Alarum: excursions. Enter NORFOLK and forces fighting; to him CATESBY CATESBY Rescue, my Lord of Norfolk, rescue, rescue! The king enacts more wonders than a man, Daring an opposite to every danger: His horse is slain, and all on […]

A Horse! A Horse! My Kingdom For A Virtual Horse!

Thomas McDonald does not like the free-to-play monetization model for computer games; one of his objections is the ability of the producers to take advantage of the consumer once he finds himself in a virtual tight spot: Thomas McDonald Game Theory A $5,000 ‘Free Lunch’ Epic’s Tim Sweeney says it’s the next big thing. After […]