• 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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