Archive for date: February 26, 2005

Grand Tourismo Goody

February 26, 2005 | General, Toys and Gadgets | By: Mark VandeWettering

I bought Grand Tourismo 4 the other day for my son (hey, it’s cheaper than buying him a real car) and I must admit, it’s awfully pretty looking. One of the cuter features is a Photo Travel Mode, where you can take your car (a charcoal gray Honda Civic in this case, don’t laugh) and […]

Quest for MythTV…

February 26, 2005 | General, My Projects | By: Mark VandeWettering

Well, I am now closing in on a working MythTV installation (I hope), although a few problems remain. The quality of video coming from this old Brooktree 878 card is terrible, and as yet I haven’t been able to get sound working reliably. Besides prebuffering incorrectly, something having to do with the mixer is wonky: […]

Followup to the Gorman piece…

February 26, 2005 | Blogging | By: Mark VandeWettering

Michael Gorman explains his previous article as “satirical”. I think that his piece could be described as many things, but satire is not one of the qualities it could be said to possess in abundance. One wonders why he bothered to respond at all via the Internet, given that he only believes that edited/published work […]