This page contans samples I have selected of my work on various beats that I believe represent the best examples of my writing for each beat and voice. A full selection of my work can also be found in the "My Work" section of this website.


It's virtual: Can Bitcoin ever be viable?
26 November 2013 - The Cape Cod Times

In very simple terms, Bitcoin is an online currency that is the face of a decentralized financial network, through which people send payments to each other.

Making way for a digital executor
30 April 2013 - The Cape Cod Times

It wasn't that the (often outsourced) help desk agents did not want to assist. They were unable to do so because death was not an option . . in the process-resolution software being used.

What sank SOPA is the problem with PIPA
31 January 2012 - The Cape Cod Times

If you break it down to its bare essence, SOPA is overly broad and wide-reaching legislation proposed to solve ills that have been with society for a long time...


The Impact of the CES Gaming Zone
9 January 2011 Gaming Update

What has been widely termed the 'Geek Mecca' by the popular press is in reality the show that kicks off the new retail season, but this year it is more than that -- much more

Yahoo! reshapes itself with emphasis on you
28 Juily 2009 - The Cape Cod Times

The Sunnyvale, Calif., company — which calls itself "the most visited Web page in the world" — began preparations for changing its Web presence as part of its efforts to reinvent itself and boost fading profits due to competition from other web sites and services.


Gamers do Battle with Hackers Online
4 March 2008 - The Cape Cod Times

They sit with their eyes glued to their computer screens, slightly tense and with great interest in the outcome of their efforts - though only one of the pair is aware of the other...

The 12 games of Christmas: What's hot this holiday season
21 December 2014 - The Cape Cod Times

The 12 popular games for this holiday season listed with full game reviews available for each.


Into the fray: Police searches of PDAs, cell phones raise questions of privacy
15 March 2008 - The Cape Cod Times

When the officers completed the search of his car, they did something next that Cody thought they could not do - they began to search his cell phone.

Meet Mr. Malware, and see how to avoid him
29 April 2008 Cape Cod Times

Known by some as the Godfather of Credit Card Fraud, Golubov was briefly arrested in July 2005 at the ripe old age of 22, his arrest hailed as a great victory in the war on computer crime


The Tourist Guide to Not Getting Killed in Australia
Cruising May 2005

First and most important, you cannot let the potential for instant death (I am not kidding) keep you from having a good time. Really, millions of Australians enjoy life on a daily basis without dying


Top 10 Most Disappointing Video Games 2013
26 May 2014 Super Cheats

What I am saying is that no matter how bad a game really is, if you get assigned to review it you have to play it. All of it. The entire game. Every aspect of the game. Because it's your job.

Top 10 Video Game Hoaxes of All Time
2 December 2013 Super Cheats

There are few areas in the entertainment world so easily taken in by hoaxes than the video game side of that industry -- largely because even the most fantastical of stories can be made to sound perfectly plausible when given the right 'spin' . . .

The Top Ten Video Game Sex Scenes
27 March 2012 Gaming Update

A long hard look at the greatest sex scenes in video game history... (NSFW)


Deal Puts Netflix on Xbox
29 July 2008 - The Cape Cod Times

Microsoft recently confirmed a long-awaited partnership with mail and online movie mogul Netflix that will bring movies-on-demand to the software giant's online gaming system Xbox Live.

The Future of Gaming Revealed at E3: The Second Screen Assassination
June 2012 Masonic Gamer Magazine

A detailed examination of the Second Screen phenomenon now shaping the next-gen video game consoles now.

Movie Reviews

  • Seal Team Six: The Raid on Osama Bin Laden
  • Sideways

Video Games - Features

Boeing 377 Stratocruiser
FlightSim Magazine May 2005

A research and feature piece focused upon the classic early design Boeing 377 Stratocruiser - a post-WWII commercial airliner that establish the level and quality of international air service under the livery of leading airliunes including Pan Am, Northwest, and United.

Lessons in Caravan
22 November 2010 - Gaming Update

The introduction that you get to Caravan in the game is simple -- too simple really -- as it is basically a text file that you receive, along with a deck of cards -- from Ringo, the bloke that you rescue in the petrol station.

A Sorceress in the Centerfold -- The Changing Face of Video Game Sexuality
9 May 2011 - Gaming Update

Unless you have been ignoring the gaming news over the course of the past week you are likely aware of the controversy brewing among fans of the RPG series The Witcher, as it relates. (NSFW)

Video Game Hardware - Reviews

Video Games - Reviews

For the full selection of game reviews hit the Game Review Section...

Video Games - Walkthroughs

1849 Guide
28 September 2014 - App Gamer

The unofficial App Gamer WTG for the mobile app/game 1849 created using the iOS version. This is a sample of what is considered a quick-and-dirty "mini-guide".

Bionic Commando WTG
28 July 2009 - Game Faqs

A Strategy Guide, FAQ, and Walkthrough for the Action-Adventuer / Action-Platformer / Third Person / Sci Fi game Bionic Commando for Windows PC / PS3 / X360 that is part of the Bionic Commando series. This guide was created using the Xbox 360 version of the game.

Fallout 4 WTG
13 November 2015 - Neoseeker

The Unnoficial Neoseeker Walkthrough and Guide for the fifth major installment in the Fallout series - the post-apocalyptic survival game Fallout 4... (The Xbox One version was used in creating this guide).

Forza Motorsports 4 WTG
18 October 2011 - Super Cheats

The Unofficial Guide for Forza motorsports 4. A racing simulation video game developed by Turn 10 Studios and published by Microsoft Studios. Created using the Xbox 360 version.

Stormrise WTG
10 November 2009 - MMGN

A FAQ/ Strategy and Walkthrough Guide for the RTS & Action-Adventure game Stormrise. Created using the Xbox 360 version of the game.

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