The enbloggening.


I’ve been thinking about storage capacity lately. I had a couple of IO errors on my aging Synology NAS drive that caused a minor panic at the thought of losing all of my redundancy and archived media. At 6TB of RAID5 backing up all our photos, ripped DVDs and iTunes libraries, it’s a daunting prospect […]

Wattpad Demographics and Readers

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A couple of weeks ago my book got featured in the Science Fiction category on Wattpad. Since then, my phone’s homescreen has basically looked like the above image and the little notification blinky has been solid orange. No, I don’t want to turn those off, leave me alone. Before being featured, I thought my book […]

South Africa 2

Some potentially useful or interesting information: about $60 / GB prepaid GSM data. most of South Africa is unwired and either poorly or entirely disconnected from the internet. Even in cities, hitting a webpage full of flash or images can kill your page load speed to the point of timing it out. e.g., I had […]