Category: Graphics, GPUs and Displays

#GreenManGamingLogic

I put in a ticket to GreenManGaming.com’s support last night because I was fed up. If you don’t know what GreenManGaming is, it’s a site where you can buy CD Keys for downloadable games (legally) at discount prices. They have discount codes and sales similar to Steam’s summer and winter sales, and most of the time…


Losing Control – A Note on Automatic Updating

Good software doesn’t happen often or easily.  It’s a combination of optimized code, someone who understands design, and someone who understands how humans work.  Anyone who knows me knows I hate when people take something great they’ve made and manage to screw it up. It particularly grinds me to see a GUI that used to be great…


What is the Mac SMC and NVRAM / PRAM? How do I reset them?

So you have a Mac, it’s acting funny, and it seems to be something hardware-related. Reset the SMC / NVRAM! Wait, What’s the SMC? SMC stands for System Management Controller, a critical low-level component on Mac hardware. Much like the name sounds, the SMC controls and managements system hardware for power consumption, battery charging and…


Geforce Experience and ShadowPlay Issues

I’ve been having a lot of issues lately with the ShadowPlay feature of nVidia’s Geforce Experience application. This usually manifests itself when I’m running a game, and the game crashes for some reason. If this occurs while I’m streaming to Twitch, or sometimes just recording locally, the next time I start the game, ShadowPlay has…