Month: January 2023

Twitter icon decaying

How have your social media habits changed since the Twitter takeover?

It’s been a few months now since the Twitter Takeover, and Musk’s gutting of the Twitter workforce and various antics. I haven’t deleted my account,…

AI-generated picture of a cat staring at a computer, in a woodcut / watercolor style.

Creating slides with Markdown using Marp

Need to make a presentation, but don’t like using a GUI app? Take a look at Marp, the Markdown Presentation Ecosystem.

Monday fluffs

Lots of bad vibes on the internet today. Here’s a little cat action to boost your mood.

AI generated art of a tiny warrior protecting a computer. It's holding a little circuit board and appears to have lizard feet.

Something I should’ve done a long time ago: Installing Pi-hole

Spent some quality Sunday time today refurbishing some older mini PCs that had been gathering dust so I could run a few personal projects. One…

Absolute silliness: Hampster Invaders

You remember Space Invaders? You remember the Hampster Dance? Get ready for Hampster Invaders.

The Looney Tunes purge, and the difficulty of collecting them all

Slate has a post about HBO Max pulling Looney Tunes cartoons from the service unexpectedly. Specifically they cut more than 250 cartoons from the service,…

AI-generated replica of a "mini PC" but weird. Has odd ports and circuitry at all angles.

Lazyweb: Matching compatible mini-PCs with RAM / NVMe on hand?

I’ve recently upgraded a few laptops and have some NVMe drives and spare RAM on hand. Rather than letting them gather dust or try to…

Album Cover: The Olympians by The Olympians

“The Olympians” – The Olympians

The Olympians by The Olympians was released on October 28, 2016. If it’d been released a year or two earlier, there’s a better than even…

Album Cover "With Birds" by The Coconut Monkeyrocket

“With Birds” – The Coconut Monkeyrocket

When describing an album, one might start with a familiar genre or reference point to help the uninitiated prepare for the experience. This approach isn’t…

“Photographs and Memories: His Greatest Hits” – Jim Croce

The annals of music history are full of artists cut down in their prime. John Lennon, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Andrew Wood, the list is…