Minecraft & Learning To Love The Digital Sandbox For Your Kids

Minecraft House

When I was a kid, I used to spend hours playing in a little dirt patch in our backyard. I'd build cities with roads for my toy cars, rivers for boats, you name it. My kids do the same thing today. They just do it digitally, through Minecraft. My children have been Minecraft fanatics since 2010, and the game has only grown more popular since then. Indeed, that's what has lead to Microsoft's plan to purchase Mojang -- the makers of Minecraft -- which was announced on Monday. I've seen the … [Continue reading]