Today’s post is almost nine hours late thanks to YouTube being uncharacteristically stupid and broken. It normally takes YT about an hour or so to process the video after Josh uploads it. Today it sat there for six hours, doing nothing. Then Josh uploaded it again. Then it took me an hour to watch the twenty-minute episode because I had to keep stopping to let it buffer. It was like watching a video in 2002.
Remarkable! Google seems to have invented a “slow internet”. This suggests an entirely new line of investigation!
Overused Words in Game Titles
I scoured the Steam database to figure out what words were the most commonly used in game titles.
Trashing the Heap
What does it mean when a program crashes, and why does it happen?
A video discussing Megatexture technology. Why we needed it, what it was supposed to do, and why it maybe didn't totally work.
What is Piracy?
It seems like a simple question, but it turns out everyone has a different idea of right and wrong in the digital world.
Do It Again, Stupid
One of the highest-rated games of all time has some of the least interesting gameplay.