Daily Archives: September 20, 2013

Eat Up Martha—How the Simpsons Helped Develop the iPhone Keyboard

simpsons_newton
Hello Fellow Addicts!

I apologize for my lack of new posts lately, I’ve returned back to college and unfortunately, that means my time is pretty limited.  However, I recently stumbled upon a great article about how The Simpsons helped Apple develop their touch screen keyboard and I figured “hey since we’re all tappers” it’d be great to share with my fellow Addicts!

Who remembers this early episode of The Simpsons?

Well it turns out that small 10 second clip had a large part to do with the way the iPhone keyboard is designed.  For more on the story check out: http://www.fastcodesign.com/3017039/how-the-simpsons-fixed-apples-iphone-keyboard?partner=rss

Until next time Addicts!

TSTO Anonymous… I have no social life!

So… this game is “Life-Ruiningly Fun” and “a social game for crying out loud” but lately this Wookiee feels on some days that he has no social life. Probably my own fault but like any good Addict, I have chosen TSTO as my scapegoat lol. This process is called transference, look it up if you like!

We begin today’s bi-monthly meeting of TSTO Anonymous with a video provided by one of our members. He goes by the name Drew Dabble and is an outstanding blogger in his own right. (click here to check out his icy couch) Drew, or Double D as I like to call him, kindly let me share this video with all of us. He’s an advocate for… err…. I mean against TSTO ruining your life.


Continue reading

Is this a dream…or a NIGHTMARE???!!!!

Sometimes…late at night…while I am in my stretchy pants…I have these AWFUL dreams take over my mind. Nightmares if you will. In them…THERE IS NO 2D ART, ANYWHERE!!!! AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!

Continue reading

Tapped Out Walkthrough: Level 25 Smithers the Executive Lackey

Hi Tappers!  Back with another TSTO Walkthrough.  This time it’s Level 25,for some of our readers who may not have reached the highest level yet, and how to get Waylon Smithers, Burns Manor & FINALLY a use for the Post Office!  For those that are sitting at the top level waiting for the next update, sometimes it’s fun to go back and check out the funny dialogue in earlier levels that we may have forgotten (especially since level 25 came out in early 2013!). Let’s get this party started….
500px-Level25
Mr. Burns kicks off Level 25 Continue reading