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Posted on February 10, 2014 by

Bill Nye debates Ken Ham: Bing Bang vs Creationism

(Note: Skip to 12-13m mark for the start) One thing to remember when watching this debate is that it’s not science vs. religion, it’s big bang theory vs. creationism. There are plenty of Christians who don’t subscribe to creationism and plenty of scientists who believe in it. Having said that, Ken Ham is a nutjob. Read More

Posted on December 24, 2013 by

Renetworking the house, Day 1

Day 1 of renetworking the house was a huge success. My friend Rob from Advanced Antennas came over and we kicked off the cabling at 7am to avoid the heat and ran power and network until the early evening. We managed to do all of the roof and under floor work and most of the Read More

Renetworking
Posted on December 15, 2013 by

Renetworking the house

Been having some pretty intense issues with networking at our house and the reason is obvious: way too many WiFi devices, an old house full of interference, and expectations that are way too high (mine). Apple TV rarely manages to stream a TV show or movie without an issue, network transfers are slow and generally Read More

iOS 7
Posted on June 12, 2013 by

Upgrading to iOS 7 beta

So after reading this post on reddit this morning about upgrading to iOS 7 I thought I would share my experience in upgrading here. Step 1: Download the appropriate update from iMZDL depending on your hardware. I used the torrent version and it downloaded very quickly. Step 2: Connect your iPhone/iPad and launch iTunes. Step Read More

Posted on May 1, 2013 by

Why it’s awesome to be a nerd

I personally prefer the word “geek,” but I think Wil Wheaton really nails it as to why it’s so awesome to be a nerd. The only problem is that I love so many geeky things I don’t know what type of nerd I am. #firstworldproblems

Twitter Music
Posted on April 19, 2013 by

Twitter Music Launches

So Twitter Music launched today, which is something very close to my heart. For those who don’t know, Twitter Music was born out of We Are Hunted, a company I used to work for. First impressions The design is awesome. It’s not as minimalist as We Are Hunted was and lacks some of the cooler Read More

Retina Image Retention
Posted on March 21, 2013 by

MacBook Pro with Retina Issues

So after several weeks with my MacBook Pro lid shut and using a $150 cheap external monitor for work I decided to resume my crusade to see if Apple will replace my MacBook Pro with Retina. Currently the display has such bad image retention that the display is hard to use and the cheap external Read More

ISS
Posted on January 7, 2013 by

ISS Conversation

If you ask me, this is what Twitter was made for; an awesome conversation between Commander Hadfield of the International Space Station, William Shatner, Buzz Aldrin, Wil Wheaton and Leonard Nimoy! [View the story “ISS Conversation” on Storify] ISS Conversation Amazing Twitter conversation between Commander Hadfield, William Shatner, Buzz Aldrin, Wil Wheaton and Leonard Nimoy! Read More

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