Category Archive: Rants

Mar 14 2016

When You Piss Off a Telemarketer

Rachel from Card Services is mad at me, and I’m suffering the consequences.

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Jan 26 2015

Interview with a Scammer

I had a refreshingly honest discussion with a “Windows tech support” phone scammer who admitted to me he was a criminal and tried to justify himself.

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Oct 08 2014

MultiSIM BLUE Review

  I was excited when I saw that Mouser was coming out with an apparently unlimited PCB CAD program. I’m not excited anymore. Check out my review at my other site, PCBShopper.

Jul 05 2014

A UI Parable: The Smartphone Phaser

Last night, I had a dream that I had the latest Starfleet-issue phaser – and it was integrated with my smartphone. The result was truly a nightmare.

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May 26 2013

Why Star Trek Into Darkness Sucked

The latest Star Trek movie wasn’t as monumentally stupid as the last one, but it was still pretty bad.

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Jun 05 2010

Today’s Clueless Kids

It’s been observed that each generation thinks it invented sex. Likewise, each generation thinks its video games are classics. Sometimes, you just have to smack these kids upside the head.

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