More Low-Budget Scifi Shorts

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More video shorts in the low-budget scifi vein. Thanks to technology, low-budget does not mean low-quality. I learned that when I took the chance and invested in the Ghosts With Shit Jobs film project on Kickstarter. So many of those … Continued

Nigerian Scifi Movies

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Technology has really opened up possibilities for independent film makers. The great thing about the internet, and technology in general, has opened up a world of opportunity for both creators and consumers. When I was younger, the barriers to entry … Continued

Life Calculations

Just what is the cost of wasting time on Facebook? One of the things that really impressed me in my college Economics classes was the idea of “opportunity cost”. Now, thanks to my ruthlessly practical upbringing and my father’s background … Continued

Astronaut Aptitude Test

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Could you cut it as an astronaut? Last month was the 50th anniversary of the Apollo Moon landing, which means that I’m about as old as our modern space program. Or, as I like to think of it, I’m a … Continued

Technochanting and Tinnitus Relief

I am my own white noise generator, thanks to tinnitus from too many years working in server rooms. Seriously, you have no idea, if you don’t suffer from tinnitus, just how distracting omnipresent sound in your ears can be sometimes. … Continued

Burning Daylight

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There’s only so many hours in a day. And, only so many of them are lit by the biggest nuclear reactor in our solar system; the Sun. Not too many weeks ago, we passed the Summer Solstice which is the … Continued

2 Kooky Book Toys

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That’s two digital book-related toys. Oddly enough, I found these two “living infographics” via two totally different paths, but they both ended up at the same site; The Pudding, a “…digital publication that explains ideas debated in culture with visual … Continued

Free Windows 10 Tools

Two free utilities to help tame Windows 10. Y’all know I love free stuff and share it with you often here, especially on Friday. Actually, I pretty much exclusively post and share anything at all on Fridays, but, still, you … Continued

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