If you’re not familiar with Bungie, the original creators of the Halo series, and most recently, their MMO-come-FPS Destiny, I daresay you’ve been living under the video game equivalent of a rock. Destiny takes the better parts of a Halo-esque world design, mixes it with
Ask a sysadmin nowadays about tape backup, and you’ll get a lot of answers, most of them negative. It’s no wonder people have such a negative opinion – tape is widely seen as an outmoded, unusable relic of a bygone era.
Ah reddit.. the front page of the internet.. once described by its founders as a place for free speech and free discussion. Until 2015. 2015 brought us the age of mass censorship, lies upon lies, and the exposure of the full depth of the corruption
If you’ve followed the news at all recently, you’ve probably heard of a few incidents in the tech and entertainment worlds. GamerGate comes to mind, as does the resignation of Brendan Eich from Mozilla. These cases may not seem immediately connected – on their face,
With Google’s move to begin interpreting SSL encryption on a website as a factor that goes into determining a site’s rank, no doubt the webmasters of the world are beating a path to the doors of the Certificate Authorities which provide the sought-after bits of
Well, this was unexpected. The very last post here has garnered me a “DMCA” takedown notice from an unspecified “Tonymacx86 legal”. Why all the scare quotes, you ask? Because the message I received isn’t worth the bytes used to compose it. I’d assume receiving such a notice would be
Or: Why do I keep getting install failures when I try to use UniBeast? So I’ve spent this past weekend in a kind of interesting situation. I own two macs, you see. One at home (which is very much dead, after a rollover accident which saw