Category: Quicks

Quick messages and updates, often from out-and-about and on-the-road.

The box for the new iPhone 7.

Quick Thoughts On The iPhone 7

I have been using my new iPhone 7 for around 24 hours now, and here are my quick initial reactions/thoughts. Pros: It’s heavier. Coming from an iPhone 6, the 7 is about 1/3 of...

Bolse Lightning Cable – Indestructable?

One of my wife’s many talents is the destruction of these Apple Lightning cables.   They begin to come apart at the end that goes into the iPhone/iPad, exposing the bare wires inside of...

Commodore Amiga - a visual compendium, by Sam Dyer

Amiga Visual Compendium on Kickstarter

Sam Dyer, a graphics designer from Bath, UK, and the force behind Bitmap Books, has created a Kickstarter campaign for a very cool looking book, “Commodore Amiga – a visual Commpendium“. Sam already has a...

Apple, Inc. Logo

Quick Launch-Day Thoughts on the iPhone 6

The iPhone 6 (4.7in) arrived today to replace an iPhone 5, and my initial thoughts are: It’s very lightweight.  But it’s not as stunning as the difference between the 4S and the 5. The camera...

Oculus Rift DK2 headset, Oculus VR

Five Minutes With Oculus Rift

One of the software engineers that I work with recently bought an Oculus Rift Development Kit 2 headset, and brought it to work.  He was kind enough to give me a few minutes with...

Pac-Man hoodie concept by Insignificant Fish

Insignificant Fish is on fire!

Hot on the heels of their incredible Trapper-Keeper mock-ups, Insignificant Fish has been on a roll!  These Pac-Man hoodie concepts need to be in production right now – JUST TAKE MY MONEY!  And the...

Dungeon Keeper, 1997 Bullfrog & Electronic Arts

Happy V-Day gift – free Dungeon Keeper!

GOG.com has a great Valentine’s Day (Single Awareness Day) deal, and perfect antidote to the horror that is “Dungeon Keeper Mobile” – free copies of the original Dungeon Keeper with the Deeper Dungeons expansion...