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Musing #60: PC Overclocking

Having grown up through the megahertz and subsequently the gigahertz war, I can only say that speed matters. Over the years, I fought to get the last ounce of performance out of the system that was “machinely” possible. This was the case […]

Tutorial #15: Running Comanche Gold on Windows 10

Update #2 (Dec 2021): Finally got around to testing Comanche Gold on Windows 11 and the good news is that the original guide still works a treat, even though I have a different laptop now. The DXGL version at the time of […]

Review #49: Masters of Doom ★★★☆☆

It is not all doom and gloom! This was a strange choice of book to begin a new year with but it is one of those things that pique your interest and you follow through with it. Stranger still is the fact […]

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Musing #46: Saitek R440 Force Feedback Wheel

There are some items that you hold fond memories of but there comes a time when you have to let it go. I suppose I am attaching a bit too much emotion to an inanimate object, but the Saitek R440 Force Feedback […]

Musing #29: StarCraft discovered

Blizzard caught everyone by surprise earlier this week with the free (as in beer) release of the original StarCraft along with its Brood War expansion. Although it last received an update within the past decade, a 2-decade old game is always treading […]

Review #27: Transcend MTS600 M.2 SSD (256 GB)

I had simply alluded to the Transcend MTS600 in my previous post on the M.2 SSD enclosure but this time the spotlight is firmly on it. The fact is that when I set about to update the SSD in my Dell Venue […]