Category Archives: Scrutiny Saturdays

Scrutiny Saturday: Ergotron LX Desk Mount Review

By | August 26, 2017

Ergotron LX Desk Mount LCD Arm: It’s something of a must-have if you want to get the most out of your graphics tablet monitor. It also has the potential to inexpensively turn your desk into a sit-stand desk. The first one I got was defective (the tilt mechanism was WAY too tight) but the second… Read More »

Belkin 12 Outlet Surge Protector/Power Strip Unboxing and Review (Maybe?)

By | February 18, 2017

Like hoverboards on water, #gamedev doesn’t work unless you’ve got POWER (strips)! Soon I’ll be receiving my bone marrow transplant. As I prepare to move into the hospital, the half-way house, and then to parts unknown, I’m working to make sure everything is in its right place. I’m throwing tons of stuff out and making… Read More »

Scrutiny Saturday – Is Amazon Trying to Pass Off Used Cell Phones as New?

By | February 6, 2016

In which I uncover evidence of tampering and fake tamper evidence stickers… …and learn that the “hard reset tool” actually ejects the SIM tray. A Note from Admin: I hope you found this content useful. If so, please like and subscribe and consider contributing to so that I can continue to produce great #gamedev and… Read More »

Scrutiny Saturday – Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1

By | January 30, 2016

Though seemingly out-of-date, this review speaks to some of the potentially timeless problems with Samsung and Android… Note the number of dislikes. Without question, Samsung has an agency that downvotes critical reviews of its products. Compare it to other critical video reviews; almost all of them have an inordinate number of dislikes. It is truly… Read More »

Scrutiny Saturday – Microphones for under $50.

By | January 16, 2016

It’s the future! Video recording (cell phones/DSLRs) and editing (PCs, software) tech are all cheap and on point. So WTF microphones? Why are microphones the weak link when it comes to creating quality A/V products? Shouldn’t video be like, a million times more difficult (and by extension, expensive) to produce? Whatever the reason, most microphones… Read More »

Unity Asset Store Review – Screenshot Generator for Apple Store and Google Play Store

By | January 4, 2016

Is “Screenshot Generator for Apple Store and Google Play Store” worth the $5 pricetag? Absolutely! In yesterday’s post I wrote about how the Marmoset Skytools plugin for Unity, coupled with  the Screenshot Generator for Apple Store and Google Play Store Unity plugin, could be used as alternatives to Marmoset Toolbag.  I also promised a review… Read More »