• 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    THIS GUIDE IS OLD AND OUT OF DATE.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 [...]


Meltdown Patch Performance — Benchmarks and Review

By |January 22nd, 2018|Categories: All Articles, Benchmarks, News, Software Reviews|Tags: , |

The computing community is full of concern for the Meltdown vulnerability. Page-Table Isolation is the name of the patch. Many [...]

Explainer – Why and When Modprobe and VFIO-PCI Is Needed

By |January 14th, 2018|Categories: All Articles, News, Opinion, Software Reviews|Tags: , , , , |

For quite some time now various guides on the internet have told us to use modprobe rules on most devices [...]

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Explaining CSM, efifb=off, and Setting the Boot GPU Manually

By |February 4th, 2018|Categories: All Articles, Software Reviews, Tutorials|Tags: , , |

Many factors can influence the success of GPU Passthrough. On some newer systems, notably low and mid-end Ryzen platforms, there's [...]

Arch Linux Broke OVMF Passthrough, Here’s How to Fix it

By |January 30th, 2018|Categories: All Articles, Software Reviews, Tutorials|Tags: , , , |

If you use Arch Linux and OVMF, you may have noticed that a recent update broke compatibility with your passthrough [...]

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