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What's Next - The Lock-box Debate - Part 4

It’s been a very bad week for EA.┬áIf I had to pick a company whose greed was going to come back and dropkick them in the head — it would have been EA. 970 more words

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I Bought a Commodore VIC 20 for $20!

Over the past couple months I have been chatting with my friend, Kinshi, about his retro computing hobby and it got me into the spirit as well. 79 more words

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Semi-Nerdly: Website Rebranding

After letting my tpot.ca (The Power of Text) domain lapse name and waiting until it hit the open market on November 12, 2017, I went to use it here on WordPress.com and discovered it was still locked into the previous provider. 478 more words

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Book Review: The Obelisk Gate

5/5 Stars – Great character development, snarky dialog and epiphanies for both the reader and the character make The Obelisk Gate a sequel that exceeds the original and left me excited to read more. 644 more words

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HP Chromebook 14 G4 Review

Prior to purchasing a Chromebook this year, I didn’t have any hands on experience with them. I had read a fair amount about them and I had played with them in local stores, but I wasn’t 100% sure what to expect. 1,547 more words

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Free Ice Kirby Cross Stitch Pattern and The Haunted Mansion Review

Cross stitch pattern of Ice Kirby from Kirby Super Star Ultra. Yes, this has nothing to do with The Haunted Mansion, but there’s still a review below if you’re interested. 1,198 more words

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Downgraded My Graphics Card - Twin Fans Blow!

A few years ago now I bought a “refurbished” graphics card from Newegg.ca for a good price. It was a current model (AMD R9 270 2GB, made by MSI) at the time, so more than likely it was new and simply returned, though it did come in a plain white box. 855 more words

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