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11 posts are tagged "review"

Short Review Diary - Music and other Audio

A timeline of what I listen to - mostly contributions to various forum threads Dec 20 2019 Peggy Gou - It Makes You Forget (Itgehane) A perfect little piece of House/Techno-Pop. Cultural influences, rhythms and grooves from all over the globe. Dec 9 2019 young marble giants - choci loni Ge...

Short Review Diary - Films, TV Shows and other Video

A timeline of what I watch (too much really) - mostly contributions to various forum threads Jan 12 2020 Finished Unbelievable. Recommended! Although the title is somewhat unimaginative. A good mix of troubled teenager drama + crime procedural. Good acting alround. I particularly liked that Ameri...

Short Review Diary - Books and other Reading

A timeline of what I read - mostly contributions to various forum threads Dec 31 2019 I'm still reading Michael Connelly's Harry Bosch series, 7 books in now. The 1999 novel had some internet stuff in it, fun to read 20 years later: Detective1: It's a hyperlink for a web address. Detective2: What? ...

An Open Letter To LinuxQuestions

...or maybe to myself. Introduction Two things first: 1. "This is a Linux Forum" - yes, it is. But wherever people come together to discuss whatever, the sociological, emotional and psychological aspects, and aspects of communication and language, are just as important as the (technical) topics. I h...

Baahubali

Baahubali (both parts) I have seen so many films, mostly Hollywood or American productions. One starts to tire of certain structures that seem to be repeating over and over, of getting force-fed the American (or in any case Western with a capital W) way of life (be it critically or appraisingly), an...

Hypernormalisation (Documentary)

Hypernormalisation must be hands down the best documentary I ever saw. Two hours long, I watched it all in one go, I was so mesmerised.This is in fact part of what the author criticises: news and politics as entertainment, and it isn't even expected to have any connection to reality - that's hypern...

The Fluxbox Windowmanager

This article is part of a series. I still managed to find the old Fluxbox web page (or here) from ~2002: How nice is that! What fascinates me about Fluxbox is its history. It has developed from blackbox around 2001, is still actively developed and has a devoted user base. In its early days it must ...

TWM Window Manager

twm is historical. It dates back to 1987, and is still being developed (although I think "maintained" would be more appropriate). I simply wanted to try it out and see what I can do with it, if I can customize it to my needs, both in functionality and looks. Screenshot Gallery Installation It's in ...