28th January 2008

PC Gaming: Kickin’ it old school isn’t always the best

Video games have been around for decades (30+ years… wow) and there have been some amazing advancements in every aspect of the technology. It seems in the last few years the industry has really taken off and flourished with my generation’s love of interactive and customizable entertainment … Read the full entry »

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24th November 2007

Video Re-encoding

Well, the NVousPC Mercury Laptop review should be popping up within the next 24 to 48 hours. For the video supplement I used a Sanyo Xacti which takes MPEG-4 video as well as 5.1MP pics. When I transferred all the video over Windows Movie Maker wouldn’t import it as it was an unsupported format. I then tried to play it with VLC, but VLC had a weird error where it would only play the top left quadrant of the video. … Read the full entry »

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4th November 2007

Guitar Hero III and PS3 Commercials

I’m working on a special article for Aberrantech, but I am still waiting to hear back from a couple sources for some info I need before I can say anything official. In the meantime, I went to Best Buy on Saturday to pick up the Deluxe Edition of the Across the Universe Soundtrack and to my wonder they had Rock Band and Guitar Hero III setup right next to each other. I think Rock Band is far superior for anyone that wants to play with friends … Read the full entry »

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27th October 2007

Nerd-tastic Holiday Season

Like anybody else, I am really dreading the coming of Black Friday. Luckily, we have the Internet to serve our shopping needs so we can avoid the rabid soccer moms fighting for cheap Hanna Montana goods at our local department stores. It is similar to shopping during a natural disaster, except with less duct tape and plywood. Anyways, I’ve been searching around and found a dozen or so items that most nerds would love to get for their Nondenominational … Read the full entry »

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