Disc Drivin’ Quick Sand – Don’t Anger The DD Gods

Disc Drivin’ Phantom Floor

You win some, you lose some. And sometimes Disc Drivin decides to give your opponents a leg up at your expense. This isn’t the first time I have seen this happen and I am sure it won’t be the last. Not sure yet the rhyme or reason of this ‘bug’ but it only seems to happen if you are landing and have used your speed boost.

Setting Up For Failure

Little does he know, that this swipe will not get him the edge on the competition. Instead it will drop him through the floor.

Setting Up For Failure

Boost And Jump – Looking Good

The turn is still looking good here for mister 1st place, however the DD gods are not happy with him.

Zoom Zoom Jump Shortcut

Coming In For The Landing

Still looks like a perfectly fine turn but there is a certain evil lurking.

Coming in For a Landing on Zoom Zoom

Wait What? Quicksand‽

Where’d he go?

Quicksand on Disc Drivin'

Remember to never anger the DD gods or you might just fall through the floor.

Tablets Are The Most Redundant Pieces Of Technology

Well maybe I am just being a bit cynical but, tablets do not bring anything to the table. Seriously think about it for a second. What does a tablet do that either the phone or laptop can’t do. Not only that they can’t do but that they can’t do better than a tablet does. Today’s “tablets” are less portable cell phones that generally don’t make calls and have crappy cameras. Or if you try to compare them to a laptop then yes they are more portable but with very limited functionality and a need for extra peripherals to perform tasks almost as efficiently as a laptop.

Today’s Tablet is Nothing More Than A Status Symbol

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The Real Reason Apple Keeps A Tiny iPhone Screen

To get you to buy an iPad.

It might sound a bit ridiculous but I honestly think this is a big part of the reason. Steve Jobs was absolutely insane and this is exactly the kind of thing that he would have done and completely forced everyone to agree with him. The small screen on the iPhone forces users to get something with a bigger screen. Personally I have no need for a tablet. I use my phone for general browsing and gaming, my desktop for work, gaming, research, and usually for blogging. Once in a while I might pull out my old Asus Eee netbook while sitting on the couch but not often.

Apple Users Need A Bigger Screen

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