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Lighting Issues with Knuckle Gun

The knuckle gun is the first model that I have gone for a full photo-based rendering in cycles. I created my own gold tone for the inlay sections and used metal and stone textures I got from Poliigon to create the gun and the stone surface, but I am having some trouble getting the lighting […]

TV gave up and died finally

Back around 2009 or 2010 I purchased a 40″ Element TV set. After I had to move out of my home in 2012 and into a small camp trailer the TV became my home theater system, one of the very few actual luxury items I kept and made room for in my new small home. […]

Overwatch McCree reskin only available until May 1st

My roommate got me Overwatch a while back, but I only managed to play for a few minutes before I had to do something else, then I got distracted with Mass Effect Andromeda during my gaming time. Last week I hopped back into Overwatch when he told me that there was a special skin for […]

Mass Effect Andromeda Medbay Call Error?

I have had this odd thing happen twice now where as I am going through the ship Lexi will come over the comm asking “Hey, can I see you in the medbay?” but when I get there she just asks “What?” (or something similar) and there is no interactions to be done to explain why […]

SOLVED: Mass Effect Andromeda PS4 stuck on black loading screen after cut scene

One of the first major things you do in Mass Effect is visit a certain world where you meet up with a new species called the Angara. Everything went smoothly for me, until the end of the first talk with the Angara where one of them joins my crew, then the game went into a […]

Mouse issues

I’ve been having an issue with my mouse that is really annoying me where when I click on the left mouse button it will often register it as two, three, even four clicks instead of just one. This has been resulting in multiple instances of programs opening, multiple tabs opening in Firefox, posting errors on […]

Getting Cold in Alaska

I’ve not got much work done lately because of the cold here making it hard to get much work done on the computer, add to that a hit and run when I am at my desk that has left it buried under a mound of junk. Last night my brother got me a slightly better […]

SOLVED: Samsung Galaxy S7 connect to PC

I’ve been having some issues getting my Galaxy S7 to connect to my computer so that I could load pictures from the phone to the computer. It turns out that this is a common issue with a very simple fix. The default for when you plug the phone into a USB cable is to charge […]

Social media has removed a very important word from common use

Social media uses the word “friend” as a tag for adding someone to a list of people from whom we desire to see the posts or other shared media. This gives many a warm feeling to know they have a lot of friends who they follow and who follow them – even celebrities can be […]

Fixed! Blender Moves in Large Increments when Moving Things

I had a new issue crop up in Blender his morning, one that left me confused and restarting the program, then searching for a solution online. When I grabbed one of the faces on my model to make a small adjustment to where it was positioned the area moved a full Blender Unit rather than […]