Link Post - The Best Sci-Fi Spaceships

MikeNM

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November 07, 2018

Space.com - I would take the Arwing or one of the Wing Commander ships over Halo.

H/T Mac Observer

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Link Post - Macs, iPads, and Trusting Apple

MikeNM

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November 07, 2018

Baldur Bjarnason - I don’t tend to put much credence in these ‘leaving the mac’ type stories. But I did appreciate the last few paragraphs. The idea that Apple is a company that relies on keep saying “trust us” to their longtime customers rang true. It feels like the company has a vision for the future of all their platforms, but they haven’t . . .

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NaNoWriMo Day 6

MikeNM

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November 07, 2018

Didn’t have time before bed to update progress yesterday. Still roughly around 1400 words behind. If I can chop down a hundred words a day, I won’t need to pull double duty one day the rest of the month. I think that the story is probably meandering at this point, but I have a real sense of the main character, and where I want to the story to . . .

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NaNoWriMo Day 4

MikeNM

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November 05, 2018

Missing a day due to a concert on Friday. Hit my targets yesterday and today. Though didn't do one of these posts yesterday as I fell asleep around hitting 1600 words.

Total Words: 5,178
Target Words: 6,668
Writing Music:
Godspeed You! Black Emporer - Yanqui UXO

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NaNoWriMo 2018 Day 1

MikeNM

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November 01, 2018

It probably could have gone better, but I got a late start. I think that I'm finding a bit more of what I want the story to be about. I can see a lot of other writer's voices slotting in for mine as I go. Something I really hope that this exercise can excise, but I want to keep going forward.

Word Count Today: 1710
Word . . .

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Link - Hasbro's Lost VHS Console

MikeNM

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November 01, 2018

Polygon - Jeremy Parish recounts Hasbro's attempt to create a game console based on VHS that lead to some Sega CD "classics".

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Link Post - Missing The Point

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October 31, 2018

Cracked - This has to be one of the most fundamental misunderstandings of a genre I have ever seen. Not understanding that horror has always been about appealing to the most basic fears is pretty bad even for a listicle.

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