Monthly Archives: March 2008

Miscellaneous Monday!

Despite my fervent desire to not miss any more classes, I am sick again on a monday. I have a few “actual content” posts planned, but this stomach virus or whatever it is has me too wiped out. The silver … Continue reading

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Why I Don’t Hate Vista Anymore (But I Still Don’t Like It)

This article is a fantastic explanation of what happened and how with regards to Microsoft operating systems, web browsers, and other stuff: http://www.joelonsoftware.com/items/2008/03/17.html After reading that, I just can’t hate Vista. I certainly don’t like it (I still play 16 … Continue reading

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A Quick Post Praising (and criticising) Microsoft

I’m still working on The Orange Box manifesto. Wanted to start posting it today, but I had to put it off. So in lieu of a longer essay that I had planned, here’s a short post on Microsoft and some … Continue reading

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Welcome to MadTinkerer.Org!

Well I finally got my own domain name. I’ve been using the Internet since 1993 and remember thinking that the World Wide Web was a stupid gimmick with no content and Usenet was going to stay the main Internet feature. … Continue reading

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The MMORPG Project

Right now, as I type, I have all the tools programming-wise to create a Massively Multiplayer Online Roleplaying Game. Which is pretty neat. No really: Check this out. I’ve been interested in the Dark GDK for a while, ever since … Continue reading

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The Glorious Xbox Harvest

Recently we got an Xbox (not 360, an original Xbox) on a permanent basis. Previously, we had borrowed one on a long-term basis from a friend who was working in Florida, so we didn’t get a lot of games for … Continue reading

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Why Gary Gygax Mattered

I found out yesterday, of course, when the news hit. At the time I was busy with school-related stuff, so I decided to put off writing about it until today. Now you may not have been reading all the other … Continue reading

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