The best laugh I’ve had all day came from Tom’s Hardware’s review of the Dell DJ. Ehrm. Actually, I think it’s supposed to be written: “DahDahDahDAHDAH Dell DJ.” But I could be wrong.
The suckfest our anonymous reviewer goes through to get this thing to … well, work, is amazing. Seriously, how do you release a product like that with a straight face?
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Music: “Rainbow In The Dark” by Dio [Opens in iTunes]
Includes Hollywood Dead, Tales from the Loop, Things from the Flood, The Court of Broken Knives, and Port of Shadows.
Nic has a retinal tear and has his vision is saved by a laser.
Includes The Storm Before the Storm, White Trash, Calypso, Tell the Machine Goodnight, Prince of Fools, and Provenance.
The Internet tells Nic to install Ubiquiti gear in his house, so he does, and now he has thoughts.
What I wish I’d known when I started podcasting.
Nic starts a new podcast about—gasp!—American sports.
Mostly excellent non-fiction in this installment. Includes Fantasyland, The Miracle of Dunkirk, Das Reich, The Undoing Project, Waiting for the Punch, Vacationland and Points of Impact.