There’s a war going on. And some of the battlefronts can appear to be the most unlikely places.
You’ve heard of Roblox, right? If you have kids you probably have. It’s an online game creation system—a digital playground, if you will. In this space, and with its free software, creative minds can craft pretty much whatever they desire: intricate gaming challenges; large buildings and structures; landscapes; clothes; artwork; happy little characters and activities; you name it.
Lots of kids jump online and settle for creating their own little blocky-headed avatar and then exploring all the many wonders that others have learned to construct. And there’s oh-so-much to explore and oh-so-many people exploring and creating. The whole shebang, which started...Full review >>