Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

links for 2008-07-30

Slashdot | Have Modern Gamers Lost the Patience For Puzzles? Yes and no. See: Portal, Professor Layton’s Curious Village, Samarost etc. Instead: many more people (modern gamers) are “gamers” now, and (shock horror) some of them like different things. (tags: gamedesign gaming puzzles slashdot) Word Withdrawal | MetaFilter It pisses me off that there can […]

The Case of the Broken Time Machine Backups

We’re running Mac OS X Server 10.5 at work and I’d be lying if I said it had been a complete doddle to set up. Things that have been annoying so far: the simple configuration option is really, really simple; the advanced configuration option is really, really advanced; there is no middle ground between “simple” […]