Sacred – Bugs but still nearing the end

If you don’t know what Sacred (or find out here) is all about, then perhaps you need to check out what Diablo (and Diablo II) are. With a much larger world and less confined or restricted environment, I thought it had promise… until the bugs let it down. Patches fixed some, but broke others so…

Lightning, power and all that…

Been really busy after first, my cousin’s PC had the mainboard killed by a freak lightning incident… then came my brother’s PC. Oh well. Looks like the only trustworthy proven protection is APC! My two PCs and my parents’ PC were totally unaffected thanks to APC’s Back-UPS ES and Back-UPS CS. So play safe, get…

No broadband! Help!

Crap! For some reason, even though my Barricade router is connected and authentication to the servers work and I have an IP address, I can barely access any website before FireFox returns a “document contains no data” error! Calls to streamyx support goes to voice mail! I’d have expected that if there was some widescale…

Bloody Terrorists!

If you’ve been watching the news or reading the news, you would have read about this. Kind of unbelievable that I rode those trains and walked the streets some two and a half years ago. The eerie thing I thought of was that this is 6 months after the 2nd anniversary of 9/11 and another…