It’s happening!

Just to let you all know, the book that’s on the screen in front of us – and is well underway – will be the 5th Tiffany Aching novel. — Terry Pratchett (@terryandrob) July 1, 2014 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js New Discworld book!

World of Warcraft

This game has sucked me in again. Currently playing a Tauren Ret Pali but I’ve recently started a Blood Elf Frost Mage. Different servers, the Elf is on a PVP server which is different. This is pretty much the reason my outside work projects haven’t really progressed. But it’s just so damn addictive.

Laravel

If I could describe Zend Framework in a few words it would be “bloated” and “confusing”. I’m used to ZF1 by now, but getting it started for a new project again takes too much effort. So along comes Laravel which is so simple it’s practically beautiful. Yet it’s still pretty powerful. So for my home […]

Evernote / Workflowy

Am trying to keep track of things using Evernote now. I’ve used Workflowly a lot, but the big downside with it is it has limited Android support. A browser version isn’t good enough, I want it in an application I can use. So I’ll keep using Workflowly at work, but for everything else it’s Evernote’s turn.

Windows 8 Phone

I’ve spent two days trying to run a emulator for a Windows 8 phone. All I want it for is to test a web page on it (I can’t find any online services that support it like Browserstack). Eventually I tried to install their official SDK, but even that fails (makes it a third of […]

DVD Intros

The most painful experience with DVDs are the ads that appear before you reach the menu. Some even prevent you from skipping over them (although there are ways around this). It makes me wonder, why do content providers like to punish their legitimate users? I’ve bought this DVD, and now I have to wait as […]

2DS

I was given a 2DS and the newest Pokémon game for Christmas (so very spoiled). Having played the series since it began (when I was 10 years old), I can safely say this is the best edition yet. Just the simple UI and gameplay enhancements have made this so great. Things like: Exp Share: Experience […]