Facebook’s Meta and AI-Driven Advertising

Recently the company Facebook/Meta discussed exploring AI for its advertising. In part, this move may have been part of their plan to coexist alongside the “metaverse” — a term Zuckerberg did not invent but was happy to appropriate as a distinctly...
Recommended Fallout 4 Mods For A New Play Through

Recommended Fallout 4 Mods For A New Play Through

I’m working on build a fairly comprehensive list of Fallout 4 mods I’ve used, ones I would recommend based on how they improved the game. Especially if they are mods I find myself using every time. Here’s a quick overview for this post so you can...
AirPods Max: EQ or Dolby Atmos for Apple Music?

AirPods Max: EQ or Dolby Atmos for Apple Music?

A lot of people are excited about Dolby Atmos tracks on Apple Music, particularly for the claims about it increasing the dynamic range of those tracks. I was willing to try it myself, though a bit skeptical because personally I’ve not been impressed with most of...

Rank Math Killed Indexing and Cost Me A Client

I made that switch a ways back to using Rank Math on several of the websites I admin, interested to try a plugin so much of the SEO community was talking about. For awhile it was fine, and I liked that some of the baked-in features meant I could slim down my plugins...

Insane Ivy 6.7: A Quirky & Strangely Endearing Mod

I’m always on the lookout for new mods to try in Fallout 4, so when I kept hearing mention of Insane Ivy in various Reddit threads and other discussions about companion mods I was intrigued. Admittedly I was a bit skeptical of the mod being featured on Lovers...

Linkimals Not Syncing – How To Reset

Most of the time Linkimals connect with each other right away, pretty seamlessly. Sometimes, though, a new Linkimal has a little trouble pairing with existing ones you have in your home. Or, you’ve had a group of them and took one elsewhere and used it, and then...

CRKT Pilar III Review: A Beefy Mid-Sized Folding Knife

The good: Aesthetically, this is a very good looking knife. The handle ergonomics feel great in the fingers, and the blade shape lends itself well to heavier cutting tasks. I personally like D2 steel for its durability. People say it’s hard to sharpen but I...
Can the Civivi Baby Banter Hack It As an EDC Knife?

Can the Civivi Baby Banter Hack It As an EDC Knife?

I love the idea of a minimalist EDC knife, with a blade size that’s legal basically everywhere and disappears into the pocket from negligible weight. But sometimes the aim of being mini works against practicality, as was my experience with the Leatherman Squirt...
Mixed Feelings About The Spyderco Shaman

Mixed Feelings About The Spyderco Shaman

This knife isn’t new, and my getting my hands on it to review certainly wasn’t blowing doors open for any knife enthusiasts. But in a way, using a product with so much fanfare already in existence can be a strange experience. In some ways you’re...