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Valentine’s Day Tutorial for the Linux Administrator in Your Life

I do a lot of work with Linux in my job. Linux can be very divisive. People who are familiar with it think it is great, to the point of saying it’s better than Windows and installing it on home computers using dual boot partitions (because you have to suffer through Windows to play computer […]

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Nintendo 2DS XL Review: Fun for Kids of All Ages

I have a confession to make: The Nintendo 2DS XL is my first handheld game system. It seems a little strange to me in retrospect; after all, I started with the Intellivision back in the ’80s, then the original Nintendo and all of the subsequent systems with the exception of the Wii U. Technically we […]

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Can Comic Book Movies Teach You How to Be a “Super Friend”?

My birthday was almost two months ago. Lordy lordy, look who’s 39! It was a pretty insignificant birthday, to be honest. Nothing spectacular to celebrate or lament. I had lunch with my mother, and took my flight back home (I was on a business trip that week). I’m at the age where no one plans […]

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4 Types of Geeky Father’s Day Gifts

Would you call your dad a geek? More and more fathers could certainly fit that label (and proudly claim it!) these days. If you are in need of ideas for a present, why not try one of these four types of geeky Father’s Day gifts? This site uses affiliate links, which means I may make […]

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Geeky Mother’s Day Gifts for Your Awesome Mom

If you are looking for ideas for something to get for your geeky mom, here are several great ones for you! These geeky Mother’s Day gifts are perfect because you can gear them towards her favorite fandoms and they last longer than something like a bouquet of flowers. It’s not too late to order since […]

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Conquering the Gamer Dash 5K: My Hardest Race Yet

If you’re a geek, Utah is one of the best places to live. No, seriously. After all, we’ve been dubbed the nerdiest state in the US, and have Salt Lake Comic Con, which has rapidly become the third biggest comic con in the United States in just a few short years. Utah is also home […]

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