• Gnome 3 Tweaks and Extensions

    by  • 2012/09/03 • 1 Comment

    I have been using Fedora 17 with Gnome 3 for a few weeks now and I wanted to let everyone know about some tweaks I have found to make it much more usable and some annoyances I have yet to solve. Change touchpad delay after typing This has been super annoying because the default...

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    HTPC build

    by  • 2012/07/06 • 0 Comments

    Getting ready to build my next HTPC and going to try documenting the whole thing with @storify #htpc2012 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on Google Share on Linkedin Share by email rothgar Sat, Jun 23 2012 08:21:18 ReplyRetweet 0 likes  ·  0 comments Parts list: HP dc5800, Nvidia GT...

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    Tiny Towers Strategy

    by  • 2012/01/10 • 1 Comment

    I recently started playing Tiny Towers (a couple weeks ago) and although I’m not an expert at the game, I found it intriguing because of the amount of planning you can use, or not use, while playing the game. Here are some things I picked up on while playing to help you scale your...

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    2012 Technology Predicitons

    by  • 2012/01/01 • 2 Comments

    As usual, here are my predictions for what will happen in 2012. Last year I played it pretty safe and was right on almost all of my predictions. Check it out here and see how I did for yourself. Computers and Mobile 1. The market will finally start to have tablet fatigue and the...

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    Why I Bought an iPhone Over Everything Else

    by  • 2011/11/21 • 0 Comments

    I’m a long time smartphone user (since 2005) and have been a vocal webOS advocate since it was announced back in 2009. I’ve used Windows Mobile 2003, 5, and 6, webOS 1-3, Android 1.6-2.2 and now iOS 5. I have tested many other mobile operating systems (i.e. BlackBerry, Symbian, Windows Phone) but I have...

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    Google Killed Android, It’s About Time

    by  • 2011/10/24 • 5 Comments


    This past week Google announced Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) and a new flagship phone (Galaxy Nexus) to show off their new software. Inadvertently, they also killed Android, and I couldn’t be more happy. Depending on who you ask, Android is winning the smartphone market. The problem is Android is such a fragmented...

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    9 HTPC Plugins that Should Exist

    by  • 2011/08/16 • 0 Comments

    Much of my site is dedicated to home theater computers because it is one of those hobbies that never seems to get old. Even though HTPCs are very niche, I can’t help but love having one and love the freedom it brings to my TV. Despite the great things they can do, I always...

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    Samsung Chromebook Review

    by  • 2011/08/09 • 1 Comment

    I spent a weekend with the latest Google Chromebook and wanted to update real quick with my impressions. I tried to do as much as possible from the machine so I could really get a feel for what it would be like if it were my only computer. I like some of Chrome OSs...

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    HP 8460p Review

    by  • 2011/05/24 • 5 Comments

    HP has been drastically trying to re-brand their computer models for a few cycles now. They have openly stated they want to be Apple and they are starting with trying to make laptops that look like Apple’s Mac computers. Their latest attempt that I was able to use for a while was the 8460p...

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