Tag Archives: rant

When Next Gen Is Missing the Next

Detail, polygons, shaders… all very important.  What I find most important are textures.  Artistic and accurate textures can bring life to anything, even simplistic character models and environments.  Water looking good — that’s a decent feat, trees with individual leaves, … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2013, commentary, consumerism, games, graphics, lament ]
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LA Times – Boehner: Time for Senate to get to work and stop sequester

http://touch.latimes.com/#section/-1/article/p2p-74581703/

Hierarchy [ commentary, politics ]
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Stop With the Online!

You’ve read this article before, and you’ve probably experienced some level of frustration at the hands of copy protection at some point, be it music, movies, or games. I don’t know what you’ve been up to either, if you haven’t. … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2012, commentary, games ]
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Double Standards

Originally drafted 2004 09 06: >”I thought we were on a month to month basis…” So was I — month to month equals 30 days notice. How would you feel if I told you that you had to be out … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2004 ]
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Clear Channel Spits on the Valley

Clear Channel has once again proven they know how to mismanage into the ground. Back in May – WRNX 100.9 – a progressive rock, adult contemporary station (we’re talking Counting Crows – not Kenny G) was traded to Clear Channel. … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2011 ]
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Comcast Data Usage

So what is the deal with the network data usage meter on customer.comcast.com? Last month I was trying to get the end of month surge to use up the last of my allowed quota. I hopped on like the 29th … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2011, gbuzz, twt ]
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I am annoyed and want to strangle the tax lady because of it.

I go to your chain vs an actual accountant for a reason, you believe everything I say and put it down as such. You don’t need to insinuate that I’m lying because I don’t have a receipt for a tank … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2011 ]
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NAB successfully purchases FCC

The latest FCC panel member has said Sirius needs to reserve 25% for “minority” programming for his approval. Why does it have to be minority? Why not public access?? I’d say none out of principal, but it’s an easy fix … Full story

Hierarchy [ 2008, link ]
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