And what is good, Phaedrus, and what is not good – Need we ask anyone to tell us these things?




  • I am now working with Linux for more than 20 years, but I have never, ever encountered the ProxyJump or the ProxyCommand SSH client configuration options before. They make life so much easier for some of the environments I have to connect to!

    → May 26, 2019 10:00 PM

  • Freshly cleaned and re-organized office!

    Finally got the office organized - it was about time. It only took about 18 months for me to weed out the cable mess and give it a good "Spring Cleaning". All that remains is to hide the cables on the left side. I already ordered the cable channels.

    → May 26, 2019 9:26 PM


  • Folks, this is why you never, ever pre-order a game. Bethesda destroyed every bit of respect and customer loyalty they had with this. What a shame. Nowadays, it looks like almost every company that made a name for themselves is just a shadow of what they once were.

    → May 6, 2019 11:58 AM

  • ATP: Dumbed Down, Locked Down

    I have the same thought for the last couple of years, but I was never able to articulate it in a short and poignant way. In my opinion, Marco Arment's comment is exactly on-point. The shift to mobile and mobile design dumbs down interfaces and removes "power users" from the equation. Especially on the Mac!

    → April 24, 2019 6:07 PM