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Database went down

Lost five years of posts yesterday due to my database disappearing. Not sure why… While that wouldn’t normally be a disaster (because I keep backups)… it seems I have misplaced my recent backups. The most recent working backup that I have is from 2012, so there is a five year gap. Read more…

By jason, ago
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Virtual Pinball construction

A great set of construction shots of someone’s Virtual Pinball setup. I’ve got to convince wifey that this is the next thing to go in the games room. I already have two arcade machines in there but I would LOVE a pinball emulator like this one…

By jason, ago
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Install Win7 from USB

I was installing win7 on wifey’s new PC yesterday but the CD had been damaged. I still had the Win7 iso file. I figured if I could dump them all onto a USB thumb-drive to install. Found instruction here to make the USB bootable: http://www.intowindows.com/how-to-install-windows-7vista-from-usb-drive-detailed-100-working-guide/

By jason, ago
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ATI/AMD video card installer problem [solved]

I grabbed the beta for Battlefield 3 the other day. The installation complained about the out-of-date graphics drivers, but I went to install them nothing worked. Solution here: http://www.hardwareheaven.com/windows-7-vista-radeon-display-drivers/205392-new-ati-driver-crashes-my-computer.html

By jason, ago
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YouTube to MP3 Converter

Video2mp3 is a free video to MP3 Converter and allows you to convert and download a video to MP3 file online. This service is fast, free, and requires no signup. All you need is a Video URL, and our software will transfer the video to our server, extract the MP3, Read more…

By jason, ago