Computer related stuff
Be warned, this is another one of my rant posts. Rude words can be expected. Fed up with fucking bloatware? Well I for one is really tired of all the fucking bloatware that manufacturers install on their devices before shipping them. It is sooo tiresome to have to spend hours to clean up your new device the first thing you do. And sometimes the manufacturers try to prevent you from removing their crap as well!
All in all smart lights are quite fun, at least I think so, as well as practical. No more running around and turning on or off all the lights. You can turn them off automatically when the sun comes up, at a certain time or when you are not at home in order to save energy. The bulbs themselves are somewhat expensive, especially if you go for the ones that can do colors, but they are LED powered so theoretically the should last a very long time, certainly longer than normal lightbulbs for sure.
When Trakt.TV came out with the their upgrade to the site I have to confess that I was pissed off to say the least. The site was not looking too bad but it lacked in functionality. When I say lacked in functionality I do not mean that a few bits and pieces where missing but that it was next to useless to me. You simply could not do the basic things that I was used to being able to do. That would have been fine if the new site was optional but was not. Gone was the old site and that was it. To make matters worse they decided to revamp their web service interface at the same time and, …