Occasional musings and technical posts…
Ingenuity's First Flight
Early this morning, Ingenuity successfully made its first flight…. pretty amazing! Oh, and that helicopter is Lin...
A Decade of Portal 2
Hard to believe it’s been a full ten years since Portal 2 launched! It was one of a select number of items I&rsquo...
A Warning about the High Desert Amateur Radio Club
This is something I never thought I’d have to write about, but due to the events of the past few weeks, I need to ...
Good (and Bad) Customer Service
Over the past couple of weeks I’ve had a higher than normal number of interactions with various online companies. ...
Perseverance's Descent and Touchdown
I think we might be living in the future… we’ve got a satellite (the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter) snapping ...
UniFi AC Pro and IPv6 RAs
For a while now, I’ve been running an IPv4/IPv6 dual stack network on my main wired LAN. IPv6 availability has com...
One Month Since the Capitol Insurrection
Yesterday marked one month since insurrectionists stormed the US Capitol building. One month since the Confederate battl...
Shady Behavior from the RaspberryPi Foundation
Well, the RaspberryPi Foundation burnt a lot of good will this week. For those who haven’t heard, they released an...
OpenRCT2 Packaged for Debian
I’m happy to announce that OpenRCT2 is coming to Debian as a proper package – and the first that I’ve ...
Charitable Giving, Redux
Well, 2020 went exactly as I had planned…. not. COVID-19 completely disrupted life, and put into even starker con...