• Adobe and Autodesk Replacement Guide

    The Ultimate Adobe CC & Autodesk Replacement Guide

    Adobe Inc. has been taking more liberties with their install base since switching to a subscription-only model back in 2013. Whether you disagree with their price increases, service restrictions, or more recently their legal posturing toward users of their older, [...]

  • New and Improved Mac OS Tutorial, Part 1 (The Basics)

    Due to certain recent developments, It's become clear to us that it's necessary to update and improve our OSX VM guide. A lot's changed since we wrote it, and rolling in those changes will make the process much more user [...]

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    An Open Letter to Linus Tech Tips (and a PSA)

    I’d like to start by saying that we appreciate that Linus Tech Tips saw fit to cover (and cite) our work. We appreciate the exposure their recent video gave VFIO and OS X Virtualization, too. We consider any way we [...]

  • Donut County

    Indie Game Review: Donut County

    We’re experiencing a glut of fast-paced action adventure titles in the indie genre at present. Each new release presents iterative takes on games like Castelvania, The Souls franchise, and stylish action games like DMC. While it’s nice to see a [...]

  • Hackintosh KVM

    Hackintosh-KVM Guide: High Sierra+ Using QEMU’s i440fx Chipset

    THIS GUIDE IS OLD AND OUT OF DATE. It is here for historical purposes only. If you want to make an OSX VM please follow our new guide here. It's much more simple and straightforward.   For a few years [...]


Linux Desktop Compositors — Performance and Functionality

By |March 29th, 2018|Categories: All Articles, News, Opinion|Tags: , , , |

Desktop performance on Linux can vary with different environments, window managers, compositors, and graphics drivers. Depending on the driver and [...]

Next Up Hero Shows Promise with Interesting New Mechanics

By |February 9th, 2018|Categories: All Articles, Linux Gaming, News, Opinion, Software Reviews|Tags: , , |

  Next Up Hero is a Steam Early Access game brought to you by the talented folks at Digital Continue. [...]

Why We’re Still Recommending the GT 710 For Passthrough Hosts

By |February 7th, 2018|Categories: All Articles, Hardware reviews, News, Opinion|Tags: , , |

The GT 710 might seem like a strange card to choose for anything at first blush. It's a few years [...]

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Syncthing is an Un-Cloud Application That Everyone Can (and Should) Use

By |May 26th, 2018|Categories: All Articles, Opinion, Tutorials|Tags: , , , |

In the wake of GDPR compliance and nightmare scenarios like Cambridge Analytica, there’s never been more incentive to remove services [...]

ZFS Configuration Part 2: ZVols, LZ4, ARC, and ZILs Explained

By |February 26th, 2018|Categories: All Articles, Software Reviews, Tutorials|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In our last article, we touched upon configuration and basic usage of ZFS. We showed ZFS's utility including snapshots, clones, [...]

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