People who complain about the number of Windows Updates after a fresh Windows installation apparently never ran "apt-get upgrade" on a fresh Ubuntu install…. zzzzzzzzOn the bright side: Installing a new Ubuntu 12.10 into a Hyper-V virtual machine is working flawlessly. I remember days when a lot of hackery was needed to get NICs working, etc … nope, just works without any tinkering. Good job Canonical!
This place is way better heated than my apartment … and has Scrimshaw on tap! +Ian Pedowitz
Steam has "Bloodbowl: Legendary Edition" on sale for 4.99$ today!If you loved the Games Workshop tabletop game you should try out the videogame adaptation. Graphics are definitely not the greatest and some usability quirks annoy me but I still love the Blood Bowl gameplay … reminds me of a lot of good old times 🙂
Inspired by the Warhammer Fantasy world, Blood Bowl is an ultra-violent combination of strategy and sports games. The Legendary Edition features 20 playable races, including 11 that are totally new, e…
Happy Holidays from the Android team. It has been a REALLY busy year so we'll rest a little bit over the holidays to release even more awesomeness next year!
Happy Holidays from Android
Happy to read this in the New York Times's announcement for their new/updated Android app… better late than never:“Today, after the success of Google’s ICS [Ice Cream Sandwich] design guidelines, and with the proliferation of high quality Android tablets, we decided to invest in a truly responsive Android application that is visually optimized for all device screen sizes,”
The New York Times this afternoon relaunched its Android application with an improved, more responsive design. It also added support for text-to-speech functionality, allowing readers to listen to the…
XBMC beta 3 was released and finally it runs on Android 4.2 too. Means: Full LiveTV and DVR capabilities on my Nexus 10 in my +XBMC + NextPVR + HD Homerun Prime setup. Now just waiting for hardware acceleration support and I can slowly start thinking about decommissioning my Windows Media Center cablecard setup.
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Second day in a row where it almost took 2 hours to get back home. I need to find a new job…
Quake 2 is turning 15 years old … goddammit i'm old!Join members of the id Software team tonight for a QUAKE II anniversary FFA event. Fun starts at 8pm cst! Details here bit.ly/128V0sV