How do some indie games become commercial successes?

I’m trying to find some rationale in some games being successful, my reflections on Sword & Sworcery here.

Digital Storytelling: writing

On SlideShare my slides for the first part of my course on Digital Storytelling I’m teaching at Master in Multimedia Content Design at the University of Florence.

Home made online marketing requires …

How much time does home made online marketing requires to launch a software product / service? Out of 100 developers creating games, web services, iPhone apps and so on…

How to export e-mails from a Gmail’ label???

Export Gmail label

I’ve been fighting a bit with this hack, exploring Google App Scripts on the way, but its actually very simple. 1. If you don’t have it, install Thunderbird (I’ve also was careful to say “no” to the various “set it as default for…” questions). 2. Set up your Gmail account in Thunderbird; don’t worry! This … Continue reading

Fatal flaws and promising miracles

Meet Flipboard

Addenda to the previous post on fatal flaws in marketing: Flaws and miracles Yesterday I saw a big ad of the new mini saying more or less “If you feel like you are not living –> get a Mini.”. Their new ad line is that by buying a mini your life will be full full … Continue reading