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“Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” – Arthur C. Clarke

Passwords Have Irrevocably Failed

Passwords Have Irrevocably Failed

When our Hollywood protagonist needs to access a secure system, they are able to use deductive reasoning to magically guess any password they need. With a little logic supposedly you can figure out exactly what password anyone is using in a given moment. And while some people choose poor passwords (the type an idiot might have [...]

Brain Nuggets - July

Brain Nuggets – July

Here is your latest bowl of cranial chunks. Grab a spoon and dig in. Peter Jackson has made it official. The unnecessary cash-grab of stretching the 300 pages of The Hobbit into two movies is now even more unnecessary as it will become three movies. We already knew that he was adding characters into The [...]

Gift Buying for Geeks

Gift Buying for Geeks

Is the geek in your life about to have a birthday? Are you still guilty for getting them that lame American Eagle sweater for Christmas, and don’t want to see that disappointed look in their eye again? Here’s the answer. An all-inclusive Gift Buying Geek Guide. If you’re ever in need for a geeky gift–look [...]

Worshiping the church of Spotify

Worshiping the church of Spotify

I was once a devout follower of the church of Pandora. I suffered through the streaming caps, endured the songs I had no interest in hearing because I had already skipped over too many. My days were full of unanswered questions like “How is this artist at all similar to the suggestions?” and “Why can’t [...]

Open Letter to AT&T

Open Letter to AT&T

Here is my open letter to AT&T on why I will be leaving and why I would urge my friends to never use them for cell phone service. 1. I was getting spam text messages. They were annoying, but responding to STOP or UNSUBSCRIBE as they instructed never did any good. Eventually I just deleted [...]

May Brain Nuggets

May Brain Nuggets

Here is your latest helping of brain nuggets; dipping sauce is optional. The Avengers has made a billion dollars in record time. I see fans on the internet asking if Joss Whedon will use the money he made from this movie to make a second season of Firefly. Sadly, that won’t happen because Nathan Fillion [...]

The Elephant in the Sci-Fi Room

The Elephant in the Sci-Fi Room

I think it’s time we finally talked about the elephant in the sci-fi room. Nobody wants to speak of it but everyone’s thinkin’ it. The subject that usually has us moaning in pleasure, licking our lips, and begging on our knees for more, but is sorely lacking in the sci-fi genre. That’s right: FOOD. It [...]

Star Wars Blu-ray Review

Star Wars Blu-ray Review

I know the Star Wars stories and characters better than the back of my hand so when I found out about all these changes to the Original Trilogy, I went absolutely mad! Actually, no I didn’t. I couldn’t care less. Being an adult means you can separate important things from the trivial. Do a few [...]