Epic beard!

I have this sort of epic beard going on for a week or so... Not sure if I like it. It's itchy though... Does that ever go away? :(Read more …

Ongoing flurry of stupidness

I have 2 internet connections with the same Internet Service Provider (ISP). One at home, one at work. Both connections are 40mbit DSL lines and are in the same geographically in the same neighborhood and as such use the same gateway onto the actual internet. This means that both connect to the same local ISP network and from there go on the actual internet. This also means that if that local network is broken both locations have poor service. This is very very simple. My internet is shit on both locations. Has been…Read more …

Down with the network!

To further preparations for the oncoming move I tore down my fancy network at home recently. And now the last bit of advanced tech has been taken out too. My beloved Mac Mini Server running Plex Home Theater. With all series we were watching ending or having ended last year we didn't really use it in any meaning capacity anyway. I watched a movie or thing regularly but overall it wasn't used all that much anymore. No video processing had been done in weeks. Time to take it down. You can buy the…Read more …

Make your Facebook a tiny bit less annoying by disabling auto-play on videos

Months ago Facebook decided it would be useful to auto-play videos on peoples timelines as they come into view. In the few days/weeks after that got forced into my account I was always wondering why Facebook was so noisy. Until I by chance scrolled past one of those vids that was playing. Some people have an option to kill this stupid feature. It's in your account settings in the video section; If you're lucky enough to have this tab at all, it will have 2 options (or atleast, I have 2 settings there).…Read more …