Archive for 2012


Muse Returns!

Posted by Sandstorm in Music, Reviews on September 25th, 2012.
Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

An absurdly biased review of the new Muse album The 2nd Law, written by a pretty hardcore fan.

(more...)

No Comments (6,660 views)

TIFF 2012: The ABCs of Death

Posted by Sandstorm in Movies, Reviews, Uncategorized on September 19th, 2012.
Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

An interesting, though somewhat disturbing project featuring short films from 27 indie directors showcases murder, accidents and cultural differences in all its gory glory.

(more...)

No Comments (5,479 views)

TIFF 2012: Tai Chi 0

Posted by Sandstorm in Movies, Offbeat, Reviews on September 17th, 2012.
Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Chinese martial arts meet Scott Pilgrim in this (positively) crazy movie

(more...)

No Comments (6,264 views)

TIFF 2012: Much Ado About Nothing and the Whedon Phenomenon

Posted by Sandstorm in Movies, Reviews, Uncategorized on September 16th, 2012.
Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Joss Whedon shows off his versatility once again in this near perfect adaptation of the play by Shakespeare.

(more...)

3 Comments (25,511 views)

The Legend of Zelda Through the Eyes of a Modern Gamer

Posted by Sandstorm in Game Reviews, Offbeat, Uncategorized on September 12th, 2012.
Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Becoming a Masochist one death at a time.

(more...)

1 Comment (7,251 views)

Embracing the Digital Era… Sort of.

Posted by Sandstorm in Offbeat, Tech on July 13th, 2012.
Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

A Newbie’s first steps into the hell of Digital Distribution.

(more...)

No Comments (10,433 views)

Get acces to your Kubuntu samba server

Posted by Flo in Tech, Tricks on May 6th, 2012.
Tags: , , , , , , ,

While trying to access some files on my Kubuntu computer from Mac OS X through samba, I ran into the problem that the password I set in the Kubuntu’s system settings for network sharing was denied. It turned out that it wasn’t even accessible through smbclient from the machine itself, and it resulted in a NT_STATUS_ACCESS_DENIED error. The fix was actually quite simple and probably the result of lazy reading when I was setting up the samba server. Read on if you’ve got the same problems.

(more...)

No Comments (7,610 views)