29. 03. 2015
Pillars of Eternity

Pillars of Eternity: Gather party, venture forth

It wasn’t until about four hours in that I heard it first. The triggers for it aren’t the same as previous games, it’s more forgiving in that respect at least, but attempting to...

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Computer Games
28. 03. 2015
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Small Content Providers in the age of Facebook

We have been fucked by the federation and syndication of our content. I miss comment threads, and I miss blogging. The age of transitory content, of content discovery, has happened, and it turns...

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Metablog
25. 03. 2015
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WRP Week Six – As good at weekly as anything.

I used to do this kind of thing monthly in WRP format. It’s as good as any: Work: Skute’s in the wild, to some extent. Beta invitations have been sent out – the...

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12. 03. 2015
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Sir Terry Pratchett, 1948 – 2015

“No one is actually dead until the ripples they cause in the world die away…” ― Terry Pratchett, Reaper Man I’m rarely out of words, but today’s one of those. It’s around 20...

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Books
10. 03. 2015
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Watch the next step

New Apple announcement looks interesting. Handily, the new Macbook will been in second revision about the same time I’m looking to upgrade my work MBA, I’m impressed they got a high-res display into...

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Apple
20. 02. 2015
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My Terribly Organised Life III:A – Home

The previous MTOL were in 2004 and 2007, and soon I’m going to get over this “I’ve been doing this too long” kick. Organisation Google & Omnifocus, mostly. My email is google-app based, although...

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19. 02. 2015
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Lets do the time warp again

I am interested in preserving my own history. One of the reasons Aquarionics is hosted on my own server is because when I started this up – and the site in one form...

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PersonalProjects
18. 02. 2015
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Competence

Every so often, it occurs to me that Dungeons and Dragons models an extremely schizophrenic variant of competence. “I use Vicious Mockery on the guard” “Okay, you fire off a stream of insults...

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PersonalprogrammingRPG
17. 02. 2015
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Week One

Daily posts are not interesting, and I’ve got the same problem as Norm, to some degree. I’ve got dozens of projects I’m working on, some of them professionally, so I’m going to try...

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11. 02. 2015
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Nothing Molyneux Under The Sun

Sad fact about me: I used to part-run a Black & White fansite. Before Istic, before Aquarionics, before Aquarion even, I ran Top 5, which was a fansite for the top five games...

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Computer Games
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