February 08, 2023

Steam Deck in 2023

I have upgraded the internals of my Steam Deck twice already.

November 20, 2022

A Trailing Period Bug

An unlikely bug with AMD's ReLive functionality.

October 22, 2022

Endless Concern

Unless we can curate our recommendation systems, we are just sacks of meat in search of the next dopamine hit, and that is concerning.

March 09, 2022

Steam Deck

Because of a speedy pre-registration, I was able to get my hands on a Steam Deck, so here's my post on this new handheld... PC!

January 28, 2022

We are unprepared

Something about a puck and where we are is going.

June 24, 2021

Ensuring your computer meets Windows 11's minimal system requirements

A guide to enabling TPM 2.0, UEFI and Secure Boot.

April 28, 2021

Current concerns about our industry

Most importantly, I think software should carefully make use of your hardware, so that your machine isn't slowed down due to bad technical decisions or features that are not needed.

March 19, 2021

Time to praise the M1 chip again!

A condemnation of Intel's chip temperatures, and comparing that to Apple's M1 chip... that's what this post is about.

February 17, 2021

I finally migrated this site’s database to SQLite

I moved away from MySQL as the primary database store for this website. I'm now a happy SQLite user!

December 28, 2020

Drive health & verifying hard disk integrity

If you still have a hard drive, it doesn't hurt to verify that it is still working properly. Especially if you are hoarding external hard drives!

November 24, 2020

REAPER on Apple Silicon

M1 continues to impress, this time with rendering speeds via REAPER.

November 24, 2020

When not to get an M1 Mac

If these scenarios apply, you shouldn't get an M1 equipped Mac.