Quick GlusterFS Raspberry Pi money math

I did a quick bit of math, considering replacing my current latest Gluster brick with RaspberryPi bricks. I’m taking 125€ a disk for the HDs, as the actual price doesnt matter that much here. I’m also using the same price for both options, while the Rasp-pi needs USB disks and those will at least costContinue reading “Quick GlusterFS Raspberry Pi money math”

Newznab – Adentures in indexing

With the recent closing of Newzbin and then a few days later NZBMatrix, the heat is obviously on for Usenet indexers. The funny thing is though that these are, as any search engine, just aggregating meta data. The internet climate has obviously gotten extremely poisonous lately, where the mechanisms that the law provides (DMCA takedowns,Continue reading “Newznab – Adentures in indexing”

E-Ink

I want an E-Reader device, really, I do. Yet I keep going over the list of potential devices, the Kindles, Kobos, Nooks and even the more obscure ones and I keep missing the functionality that would really make the deal for me. I’m not talking about Color e-ink by the way. It irks me thatContinue reading “E-Ink”

Zombies, Run! for Android

I first heard about “Zombies, Run!” from their Kickstarter campaignin 2011. I was intrigued by the concept and kept an eye on it. I seriously considered supporting the project, but because they didn’t support Android at first (they announced support further in the funding drive) and because I had kinda lost faith in the project,Continue reading “Zombies, Run! for Android”

Call of Cthulhu: Wasted Land for Android

A opinion on Call of Cthulhu: Wasted Land. Google Play Store: Call of Cthulhu: Wasted Land   I came upon the game through the current Indie Gala IX, that was offering the game in a pay what you want action. The first experiences didn’t bode well. The game restarts any time your screen locks, andContinue reading “Call of Cthulhu: Wasted Land for Android”