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HoboBen

New Laptop - May 2024

20th May 2024

No opinion on Intel vs AMD (usually it's the faster per-core Intel vs lots more cores AMD tradeoff)
But a Thinkpad is always a great choice!!


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Happy Birthday, Jayenkai

24th February 2024

happy brithday!!!!


HoboBen

Happy Birthday, HoboBen

15th February 2024

wait... it's not my birthday ???
OH WAIT
IT IS!!!
Ive been so busy (we're moving back to Swansea after 5 years in Cardiff) that I completely forgot
But thanks :D


HoboBen

Stargate Timekeepers

25th January 2024

It looked SO GOOD I was excited
But the reviews were damning
There's been a lot of old media reboots as games recently - Starship Troopers, Robocop, etc. - which have had really good reviews. I just wish they were affordable!


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Gladiators (BBC One : 2024)

15th January 2024

Bring back Blind Date too and that's my childhood XD


HoboBen

To The Moon

10th January 2024

Jay I'm creased. Mega Henry!!!


HoboBen

To The Moon

9th January 2024

Great that we (humans) are attempting moon landings again...
But 50 years since the last one? What an indictment of leaving the space program in the hands of wealthy space tourists.
The publicly funded space race did so much for software engineering (i.e*snip*


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Uploader ''Untidy''

20th December 2023

There's no need for that Kuron. We all know Jay well enough to not assume bad faith.


HoboBen

Data Input Error

31st October 2023

Stuck trying to verify a business with Meta/WhatsApp for work... they want a utility bill with a phone number on it but nobody puts the phone number itself on the bill, not even the phone companies ?


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YT blocking ad blockers.

12th October 2023

I think I've figured out the pattern why Google was applying this inconsistently to me:
Google is allowing me to use an adblocker on free / unmonetised YouTube videos (like videos of birds for my cat, who can't purchase things anyway, and I don&#3*snip*


HoboBen

YT blocking ad blockers.

9th October 2023

Idk if YouTube have given up, or if my adblocker is blocking YouTube's adblockerblocker, but they've stopped nagging me now and the videos are just playing without fuss again...


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JSE - Optimisationalism 4

12th September 2023

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Seems like it improved?


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JSE - Optimisationalism 4

10th September 2023

Chrome on windows 10
i5 10600K, GTX 1080
Score 10.5
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Google Loves Tracking

8th September 2023

feels like every day the popup prompt returns and I have to disable the settings that get reenabled over and over again... :(


HoboBen

AI cats

28th August 2023

It's not the greatest story ever written, but this does remind me of a rare bit of creative writing I did
Toaster


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Installed Tool Lists

17th August 2023

One of the few paid tools I use is a JetBrains IDE for whatever language I'm using at the time.
For C that was CLion, for Go that's GoLand.
They have loyalty discounts so the price drops to only *!APOUND!*4.74/month after a few years.
I *wish* I*snip*


HoboBen

Twitter/Mastodon Thread

16th August 2023

Ok will DM you both now!


HoboBen

Twitter/Mastodon Thread

16th August 2023

better than twitter lol


HoboBen

Twitter/Mastodon Thread

16th August 2023

I have two BlueSky invites going if anyone wants!


HoboBen

Tao - Total Avorion Overhaul

21st July 2023

Month-long side project finished: Linkage


HoboBen

Cats Hidden in Paris

19th July 2023

fun little game: Linkage


HoboBen

Star Trek : Resurgence

27th May 2023

Yeah it is slightly cartoony and low budget in places but you'll need an AAA-capable computer to run it!


HoboBen

Star Trek : Resurgence

27th May 2023

Yeah i only heard about it when epic games was like it just launched do you want 25% off. Yes, but i would have probably paid full price lol.


HoboBen

Star Trek : Resurgence

27th May 2023

Resurgence, its 25% off on Epic store


HoboBen

Star Trek : Resurgence

26th May 2023

early days but REALLY enjoying that new Star Trek game that came out

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