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Nintendo Switch Review Post E3 2017

By | Blog, Rants, Technology

Well, I bought a Switch against my better judgement. The Wii and WiiU were utter wastes of money that never really panned out to anyones expectations. Now that E3 2017 has passed and I eagerly awaited to hear if any 3rd part titles would ship for this console, all my…

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4 Fundamental Website Practices

By | Blog, Technology

I remember in the early days (1999) when web design was just taking off how everyone thought that a great flash intro and some cool music looping in the background was a great way to welcome visitors to a website. Flash forward (pun intended) to today and giant…

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Post MacOS X Install Tweaks

By | Blog, Rants, Technology

Installing MacOS X Better: I find MacOS X to pretty much be a unusable operating system right out of the box, even if Apple says it’s easy, it’s not. It’s confusing to new users, power users and Windows switchers. The UI interaction design choices are less functional and…

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Stopping xmlrpc.php Hacking and DOS Bot Attacks

By | Blog, Technology

I’ve had WordPress performance issues lately dealing with site crawlers and bots hammering my sites. After digging into the server logs i’ve found most of these bots are originating from Russia, Asia and South America. Some of these hammer the xmlrpc.php file and others just constantly scan the…

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