The Real Beauty and the Beast

We all know the fascinating Disney fairytale The Beauty and the Beast, but a few of us know the real story behind it. Disney’s “Beast” character was actually inspired by a man named Petrus Gonsalvus who was suffering from hypertrichosis (Ambras syndrome).   This extremely rare disease caused his whole body, including face, to be […]

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Why it’s so hard for small companies to compete in the BBQ market.

  If you look at BBQ Sauce products from the world’s largest producer of BBQ which have over a 50% market share in the USA, you’ll notice that BBQ is damn heavy. Knowing this, it is much more cost effective to make it in large batches and send it in huge shipments.   No one […]

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Jackie Chan is China’s version of Chuck Norris.

I’m sorry to say that I’ll be ruining Jackie for you. Although, that is not my intention at all. He has left a cinematic legacy behind him and that should be appreciated, but I also felt uncomfortable seeing all of the unqualified praises for how amazing he is.   I would also like to present some different perspectives […]

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[iOS/Android] BOOM Bound is a Fast-paced, Real-time, Strategic Movement and Pattern mobile game.

Update 2: BOOM Bound for iOS has been updated to v1.3 Update: Android version is now live! BOOM Bound is a Fast-paced, Real-time, Strategic Movement and Pattern mobile game. Built using Unity, the goal of the game is to have the player maneuver his/her character in and out of deadly explosions to get to the beacon […]

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Samsung 950 PRO Series – 512GB PCIe NVMe – M.2 Internal SSD

The low latency on this storage is what you buy this storage for. If you want to see access times of around 100-200 microseconds, then this is the storage to get.   The advantage of getting this storage is that your CPU is not waiting on the storage in milliseconds thus making your CPU much […]

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Visual Studio for Mac (Xamarin), or Just Go Native?

Here’s an internal debate that’s been going on in my mind for some time now: Should I continue getting deeper into Xamarin, or should I learn Swift, maybe Java, and do the full native thing?   I have been learning Swift and I really like it, but, I still can’t totally get behind full native. […]

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Promotion code for $20 OFF Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare

Want $20 in savings on Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare? I have a Promotion code for you!!!   How to redeem the code: Add either of the following editions of Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare to your cart. Standard Edition: Legacy Edition: Enter your promotion code at checkout. Code is valid through November 15, […]

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Story of Chinese man suing wife for having ‘extremely ugly baby girl is fake

Remember this picture? This story is fake.    

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What I would I wish for if I could put together my very own Dream Crate?

I am building my dream 3D Printing workshop and it’s time to get serious with 3D printing. I am looking for a machine that will print high quality parts consistently with minimal hassle from then on.   I’d rather pay more for a workhorse machine, than go cheap and fight with it constantly. The main purpose […]

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