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Firefucked


Oh Firefox. Oh, my sweet summer child, this will probably kill you. My anger is palpable and my disappointment immeasurable. Snaps suck. They are slow to load, hard to manage, have exactly zero GUI apps for handling them, and to top it off, the second keystroke in every snap I've ever tried to use gets […]

Introducing Steam Deck


Steam Deck is a powerful handheld gaming PC that delivers the Steam games and features you love. Source: Introducing Steam Deck It's pretty, isn't it? Valve's newly-announced handheld is a slick little system that will hopefully spur lots of interest in Linux gaming and light a fire in the mini-gaming laptop market where before your […]

Being A Linux Gamer Is The Best


Sitting here this morning sipping my coffee, I decided to have a look at ProtonDB, the best source for game compatibility information for Linux users. It's really great to see how many games just work now, thanks to the collective effort of WINE developers, DXVK's developers, Valve, and Proton's developers. Long story short: on Steam, […]

Linus Trinus


I've been playing with VR and ran across LinusTrinus, a somewhat-raw but quite functional bit of code that allows an Android phone with the Trinus VR client app to connect to Linux to make it into a SteamVR-compatible 3DOF headset. While it does not allow movement tracking, and only rotation, it is sufficient for a […]