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Plex Media Server

Plex Media Server

I recently shed my curmudgeonly tendencies to completely reassess our media situation here at home. I imagine our family profile as media consumers and device users is similar to many households. We haven’t “cut the cord” but we’re really to the point where only live sports prevents us (me) from doing so. We have two teenagers with PCs, tablets and phones. On the network side, we might be a little different from the typical household. We have a TV on…

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Wolfenstein: The Old Blood (PC)

Wolfenstein: The Old Blood (PC)

In an attempt to clear a little backlog in my Steam library, I finally dug into Wolfenstein: The Old Blood recently. I bought The New Order and Old Blood together some time ago, deciding to play the former first. If I’m being honest, I enjoyed The New Order more than I expected to but understandably, it left me a little burnt out on the franchise so the Old Blood sat until now. In short, I found the Old Blood to…

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GeForce Experience or Billboard Experience?

GeForce Experience or Billboard Experience?

GeForce Experience has been around quite awhile now and while my opinion from the outset has been that it’s the embodiment of If there’s no product, you are the product, it didn’t really matter to me one way or the other. It’s a marketing engine disguised as a content delivery engine. Most PC gamers can download a graphics driver package to install or update drivers. Most PC gamers can “optimize” their own games. I have no idea how many gamers…

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Scorched earth…

Scorched earth…

About a year ago I posted a news item regarding the technical status of the site. In short, it was running an installation of Joomla that was sorely behind the times; so far behind that the upgrade process was going to be time-consuming and ugly. I vowed to make a plan to make a plan to update or migrate to another platform but I never got much further than backing up the site and fiddling with database conversion tools. In…

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