The Dark Wheel

I've now finally read Elite: The Dark Wheel, the novella that was originally included with the first Elite game. I never owned a copy because I only started playing Elite »

The End

Today is a very, very sad day. Terry Pratchett is dead. He was one of my favourite authors, maybe even the favourite. I picked up a hell of a lot »

The Calling

I've just finished The Calling, the second Dragon Age Background novel by David Gaider. While it was nowhere as good as the first one, it's still a damn fine fantasy »

Fallen London!

I've been playing Fallen London for a few days now. It's a free-to-play browser game I got interested in because everyone and their mother is talking about Sunless Sea at »

Adam Raised a Cain

I watched the final episode of Sons of Anarchy this morning. I was sick the last couple of days, so I had a bit of time and ended up finishing »

Nuclear Molyneuxdown

If this was done to a normal person on the Internet by another person, you'd probably call it "trolling". If it's done to a legendary games developer by a games »

Beemer, Open Thyself!

Today, c't published the technical detailsDE of how a researcher was able to hack the computer systems present in about 2.2 million cars manufactured by BMW. It's a fascinating »

Missing Joe Cocker

I miss Joe Cocker. I miss his voice and his music. I can still remember riding in the back of my parents' car, especially during summer holidays in the south »

Forest Rangers Album

I've just backed the PledgeMusic campaign for "The New Album" from the Forest Rangers. For those who don't know: The Forest Rangers are the band that formed to record the »

Windows 10 Editorial

Well, that Windows 10 livestream was disappointing, security-wise. In fact, that whole presentation was pretty horrible. They clearly went for an Apple-style event and failed miserably. Several of the guys »