Wasteland 2 Playthrough, Part I

It's been a while since I've talked about Wasteland 2. In the meantime, the game has been properly released and works really well on Linux. I've now logged more than »

Alien: Isolation

If you know me at all, you're probably aware of the fact that I'm a huge fan of the Alien franchise. I like all of the movies in their own »


OK, here's a quick update on what's been going on with Linux Outlaws lately. Dan and myself are safely back from OggCamp, but it seems we have both caught the »

Minecraft Editorial

While I was at OggCamp 14, issue 22 of c'tDE hit the newsstands. This issue includes my second editorial for the magazine. I like writing these which, if you listen »

OggCamp 14

As I am writing this, it's Monday afternoon and I'm travelling back from OggCamp 14. Katy and I had a great weekend, even though it was quite expensive and we »

Off to OggCamp!

Just a quick note to say that I'm off to OggCamp 14. Yeah, I know, I haven't blogged about it since I announced that the conference would happen on this »

Leather Trousers

I've got a week off starting today which finally gave me the time to fucking finish the edit on Linux Outlaws 361 - Leather Trousers. That episode is woefully late »

Discourse Comments Redux

Almost a month ago, I switched the commenting system on this blog over to Discourse. I really like how this turned out on the blog end — Discourse works excellently »

Astronomers are Fucking Mental

OK, here you go… I finally managed to release the Steel Rain episode I had laying around for almost two weeks: Steel Rain 5 - Astronomers are Fucking Mental »


As I alluded to yesterday, there's a really bad bug in bash that's had security folks spooked for over a day now. Like Heartbleed before it, it has been given »