"We are in the golden age of insights. Uses and benefits of tools are not widely understood. Secondary data is viral. Harmful insights are easy and valuable insights are hard. But is insights a leadership function or a support function?" @InsightsMRX CEO launches #next2019 pic.twitter.com/mf5yUFCYOl — Arundati Dandapani (@itadnura) June 13, 2019 A couple of presentations on online fraud and declining sample quality, had set the tone for blockchain in…

Today I discovered a new genre of game… and I’m hooked. DOTA Underlords DOTA Underlords is now available to play for free on Steam as Early Access; and from what I understand there will be no charge going forward, only for aesthetic additions. Dota Underlords is a new stand-alone game that pits you against seven opponents in a battle of wits that will have you building, combining, and leveling-up a…

w00t I don’t expect to exceed 5.0M impressions in 28 days in the near future, as this period was over the E3 Expo event. However I have been trying a few more strategies to increase my follower count, currently sitting at just over 10.5k, with 777K tweets since I started this account 8 years ago in June 2011 Thanks to all who follow this account: GamerGeekNews

Tl;Dr Super Mega Space Blaster Special fun pick up and play shmup available on Steam for less than a dollar that also runs on Linux. I’ve paid heaps more for games I’ve played less. A compulsive fun title. Super Mega Space Blaster Special is a modern take on the retro arcade space shooter. It is a fast-paced frantic blast of a shoot ’em up (shmup) with bullet hell elements. Played…

Nothing of significance, but cool Twitter numbers 3.3 Million organic impressions in 28 days My first 200 Thousand day of organic impressions in a single day and I’m stoked to now have 10 Thousand followers Thank you to each of you for suffering my stream of consciousness

Good Omens

06/04/2019

The latest Pratchett, and Gaiman, TV adaptation – Good Omens Good Omens, the genius of Pratchett’s with the twist of Gaiman, a collaboration made in heaven & hell. I find it hard to believe this was released in 1990, I’d been reading and collecting Pratchett novels before then, and this was my first intro to Gaiman So now 29 years later we finally have this high budget adaptation of the…

World Health Organization now classifify me, and, and I’m sure many others, as having a ‘gaming disorder’. TechRadar: World Health Organization officially classifies ‘gaming disorder’ as an illness “impaired control over gaming […], increasing priority given to gaming to the extent that gaming takes precedence over other life interests and daily activities, and continuation or escalation of gaming despite the occurrence of negative consequences.” Wait until the WHO look at…

No more mini bosses defeated today, but two new Sekiro prosthetic tools Where to find Mist Raven in Sekiro Hirata Estate – Bamboo Thicket Slope Idol You’ll find the Mist Raven’s Feathers inside a hidden temple. To access it, go up from the idol, grapple left and drop into a body of water. Swim past the bridge and then grapple to a branch. You’ll pick up an item and can…

I finally felt brave enough to load back up Sekiro 🙂 I’d left it where I didn’t want to face the Lady Butterfly, and the Blazing Bull was wiping me out in seconds. My reluctance was due to me grinding to unlock skills, but I through Sen and Xp to the wind and bit the bullet. After I’d overcome my fear I got into my stride; running through levels like…

So something rather strange, although positive, has occurred this week; my Raspberry Pi hosted Python scripts are still sending out around 550 tweets each day, but the tweets are now receiving twice the number of twitter impressions 🙂 As you can see from the chart, impressions have approximately doubled, from ~100 to ~200 thousand each day. This increases the last 28 days to 2.5 million organic impressions! I work with…