Canadian astronaut, space enthusiast, educator, social media sensation, and now entertainer? Yep, those are just a sampling of the roles that Commander Chris Hadifeld fulfilled during his 146 day posting to the ISS as Station Commander. His Soyuz capsule returns to Earth tomorrow evening, but as a last surprise, the Commander released this video reworking of […]
Yep, I’m having fun with Ace Patrol, as you may have seen in my previous post, it’s a light single/multiplayer, World War I strategic combat game. Airfights consist of up to 8 combatants, four per side, and vary depending on aircraft, pilot skill, and game difficulty level. Ace Patrol is currently only available for iPad, […]
Back in 2006 as part of a post on a new iPod Nano, I vented on how broken iTunes was for my workflow. Well, time has passed and iTunes has improved, but it’s still not as intuitive or simple for me and my centralized music setup: File server storing my music Remote playback systems in […]
The latest, and possibly greatest, update to Kerbal Space Program has just been released, featuring: * Docking Connecting vessels together is now possible! Build space stations, surface bases, or assemble huge spacecraft in orbit. * Flight Planning Getting to other planets and moons just got a lot simpler. Place maneuvers along your orbit to create […]
A Canadian TV icon today was honoured with a Google Doodle (on the .ca Google page anyway) on what would have been his 85th birthday; Ernie Coombs was better known as Mr. Dressup.
Saw this Star Wars / Call Me Maybe mashup and couldn’t resist. It’s that kind of day 🙂
Last weekend was great fun as @tturbo and the rest of our years-old Guild Wars group jumped in to the most recent Beta Weekend event. But now the event is done, and the wait continues for the *next* event, and I’m finding I need more of the world to explore. Behold! So ‘a man has […]