Category Archives: Techietalk

Onwards and upwards?

First, a small apology – things have been stupidly busy lately, about which more in a forthcoming post, so I’m afraid I’ve not been terribly assiduous when it comes to updating the blog. These things happen! In fact, it’s being … Continue reading

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Much ado about something

We live in interesting times! I can’t say that I’m surprised that Linden Lab have thrown in the towel for Sansar – I imagine it’s been on the cards for quite some time, and they’ve just been waiting for the … Continue reading

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You have reached your… er, destination?

Technology is essentially stupid. Whilst it can give the impression of being terribly clever, it’s only clever in particular ways – following rules, performing repetitive tasks and using large quantities of data to come to logical conclusions. What it doesn’t … Continue reading

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Clicking about

I’m prone to mangled mousing. Many the time I’ve found myself flying across the room, grabbed by an over zealous item of furniture that just happened to be near where I intended to click, or I’ve inadvertently teleported myself halfway … Continue reading

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Weird game with nothing to do

It’s been a little while now since Sansar was launched on Steam, and today’s title is perhaps the least flattering of reviews that it’s received from steam users since its launch. To be absolutely honest, I’m not a gamer, although … Continue reading

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Talk talk

Strip away the glitz and glamour, all the mesh and fripperies, the shopping and dancing, the building and the bonking from SL and you’re left with what was once the staple diet of the internet – chat. In fact, all … Continue reading

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Unpredictable

Oh dear, it’s that time of year again… The time when every blogger takes on the somewhat pointless exercise of reviewing the year that’s passed and offering up their predictions on what the new year is likely to bring. It’s … Continue reading

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I’m sorry Dave

Somebody famous died this week in, their nineties; somebody who influenced the way we interpret the world around us and whom most of us can quote without even thinking about it. And it wasn’t Stan Lee. This person, who passed … Continue reading

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You’d be home by now

Have you ever seen one of those signs at the side of the road, usually situated on a new housing development, subtly appealing to the commuter stuck in a traffic queue for the fifth time that week… “If you lived … Continue reading

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Intruder alert!

Hi. Is that technical support? I have a problem with my monitor. Yes, it’s working just fine, but there is a bit of an issue with it. Well, there’s a smudge on the screen. No, it’s clean – no fingerprints, … Continue reading

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