Retro gaming: After Burner II

When I was around 13 or 14, they had this arcade in my town which I loved visiting and spend some money. My absolute favorite game was After Burner II. They had this deluxe cabinet with a moving seat and stick control with triggers. It was quite the contraption. Here’s a photo: I spent a…

Replacing Path with a finsta

A couple of months ago, Path – the social network – was shut down. I guess it was inevitable, but it left me without a social network to share. Facebook isn’t a social network anymore and beyond them, there isn’t much else. Except maybe Instagram. A month ago, I setup a private finsta account. I…

New toy

Four times a year, I treat myself with a “toy”. Usually, at this time of the year, it would’ve been a new iPhone, but this year I got myself an Oculus Go. It was on sale on Cyber Monday and I’ve been eyeing it for a while. Yesterday it got delivered. My first impressions are…

Wikipedia fundraiser

Wikimedia is running their yearly fundraiser. I donate every year. Wikipedia is one of my favorite internet projects and I use it often. I’m grateful for all the work all the writers and editors put in and I’m in awe of what they created together collectively. My donation is my way of giving thanks and recognize their…

Retro gaming: Bubble Bobble

I love to play games I grew up with. I’ve a Raspberry Pi running RetroPie, but there are also the upcoming Sony Playstation Classic and Nintendo Classic from last year. You don’t need all of them though. Many games are available right here in your browser which is pretty cool. One of my favorites is…

Happy Thanksgiving

I wish everyone out there a happy thanksgiving. I am thankful I have a great partner in life, my two boys and the rest of my family and friends, that I’ve been given the opportunity to work on great companies and to live in this incredible world. As an import American, I’m new to the…