Monthly Archives: April 2012

The State of Digital Distribution on Linux

Note: This is cross-posted from the blog in my Desura account to ensure my backup system catches it. After one of my previous posts, showing off my obsession with flowcharts…Note: This is cross-posted from the blog in my Desura account … Continue reading

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Secure Cloud Backup/Sync

Given the mounting concerns over cloud storage offerings and the increasing occurrence of bills like ACTA and CISPA, it’s becoming increasingly important to find alternatives to US-based, un-encrypted cloud storage…Given the mounting concerns over cloud storage offerings and the increasing … Continue reading

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How I Buy Games (as a Flowchart)

Being the geek that I am, one thing I’ve wanted for a while is a diagram of how I decide what to do when a video game catches my eye….Being the geek that I am, one thing I’ve wanted for … Continue reading

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When Linux Freezes…

Like many geeks, I’ve moved less tech-savvy relatives to Linux and, in my mother’s case, common ideology goes a long way to overlooking bugs and rough edges. However, working with…Like many geeks, I’ve moved less tech-savvy relatives to Linux and, … Continue reading

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Preventing Broken Links

TL;DR: If you’re going to move to a new URL, fill out my templates and put them at the old one to make damn sure other people’s links don’t break….TL;DR: If you’re going to move to a new URL, fill … Continue reading

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