Night of the Meme Vampires

Am I the only person who gets annoyed at others re-posting “funny” pictures online without attributing the original creator? Am I the only person who gets annoyed at others re-posting “funny” pictures online without attributing the original creator?

My Game of the week: QuestLord

Not had one of these for a while. Many of the games I’ve played recently have been somewhat run of the mill. QuestLord by Eric Kinkade came out over a year ago so isn’t particularly new, however it’s a wonderful game that on the surface looks quite basic but had a surprising amount of depth.

Major security flaw found in 3M Post-it Notes

A major vulnerability that potentially allows third parties unrestricted access to your passwords has been found in 3M Post-it Notes. A major vulnerability that potentially allows third parties unrestricted access to your passwords has been found in 3M Post-it Notes.

Choosing a GF friendly Linux for netbooks

My SO’s netbook is choking. I’m hoping it’s just caused by a flakey and poorly maintained Ubuntu install and not the symptoms of a netbook on its last legs. While she’s back home for a week in .fi I have a chance to reinstall the OS. I thought I’d take the opportunity to install a

The Great Raspberry Pi “Scam”

 …or “How a ‘$25’ PC actually costs you $500!!!1“  …or “How a ‘$25’ PC actually costs you $500!!!1“

Dude, ur forum smells like ass!

One thing I’ve just been reminded of his how incredibly stale Internet forums can become.   I’ve been on the internet since around 1997 and on FidoNET before that since around 1993. I’ve been in a lot of forums based on a lot of different subjects including bands I like, computers and software I use,

Android game of the week: Temple Run

Can be downloaded from the Android Market   If you want a nice relaxing game with no pressure, chillout music and peaceful atmosphere Temple Run is not it. It begins with you being chased by psychotic mutant apes and continues like that. Forever. Can be downloaded from the Android Market   If you want a

Spotify

The Spotify subscription I took out by accident (dont ask, it possibly involved wine and an empty stomach) last month finishes on the 16th. I’m sorely tempted to continue it. I’ve definately had my moneys worth. I have some misgivings but overall its a great service and points to the future of music distribution. The

Doom 3: Resurrection of Evil

Just finished Doom3: Resurrection of Evil only seven years after its release, and what a tedious journey it was. Just finished Doom3: Resurrection of Evil only seven years after its release, and what a tedious journey it was.

Transferring saved games from Free to Full version Cyberlords – Arcology

I love when I actually get swift support from a company. And it works. Kudos to Handy Games (http://www.handy-games.com)… I love when I actually get swift support from a company. And it works. Kudos to Handy Games (http://www.handy-games.com)…