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How Computers Work, Ninth Edition by Timothy Edward Downs, Ron White

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Chapter 22. How Game Hardware Puts You In the Action

How Game Hardware Puts You In the Action

TAP-CLICK. Tap-click. Tap-click. Most of the time... Tap-click... using your PC isn’t the most exciting pastime. Tap-click. Tap-click. Not in a visceral sense. Tap-click.... The only things you get your hands on are the keyboard... Tap... and mouse... Click.... And no matter how their manufacturers dress them up with lights and shapes that look like a Calder sculpture, they’re still unplayful assemblies of plastic that you can tap... and click. Usually about the most exciting thing you’ll encounter.... Tap-click... Tap, tap. Click, click... is a rollicking case of carpel-tunnel syndrome. Tap-tappity ...

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