Monthly Archives: November 2016

#FuckCancer: Death

CRUSHER: He’s dying. (Korris, Konmel and Worf stand over the bed. As the young man breaths his last, Korris holds his eyelids open. Then they all start a deep throaty growl, which becomes a roar as they are sure he … Continue reading

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Thunderbirds Are Go: Season 2, Episode 7

Be careful what you create. It will come back to haunt you.

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R.I.P. Special Effects & CGI Pioneer Ron Thornton

Facebook The passing of another LightWave3D legend – Ron Thornton Ron Thornton has passed away At post time, there’s no official obituary. He was a giant in his field. He saved Gerry Anderson’s New Captain Scarlet from the abyss, being … Continue reading

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Thunderbirds Are Go: Season 2, Episode 6

This is just about the halfway point of what has so far been a very disappointing and forgettable second season. Warning: Spoilers ahead!

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Asus ZenPad S 8.0 Z580CA Notes

I’ve been looking anew at this tablet because of the B&H sale price: Despite some earlier testing (see this post), I went at it again with a real torture test. I was especially interested in trying that due to another … Continue reading

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#FuckCancer Update And Blog Notes

Note: This post is now a Sticky. Scroll down for any new posts. March 11, 2015: #FuckCancer I sincerely hope none of you have to go through this. It’s the worst thing in the world. As if the ravaging disease … Continue reading

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iPad Mini 4 Price Drops Below My Expectation

September 8, 2016: iPad Price Drops: … I was thinking about a Tyrant Gold model with 128GBs of storage. But ouch! $599. Then I remembered some stores — like Target and Best Buy — sometimes run $100-off sales. So it … Continue reading

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Making A Point Simply

Weekend reading: Insanely Simple: The Obsession That Drives Apple’s Success Highly recommended. Many tales of Steve Jobs and Apple that are instructive. One I want to point out.

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Photos: VisionVR Quick Unboxing

No time to even remove the plastic today.

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Photos: US$10 VisionVR Google Cardboard Headset

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