Category Archives: What Can I Get Away With Wednesdays!

WCIGAWW? Is SendX a viable MailChimp alternative? Part 1

By | September 20, 2017

Is SendX a viable MailChimp alternative? I’ve learned the hard way that #indiedev is #prdev. In a Gamasutra blog post I noted that; Triple A developers spend 2 to 3 times the development budget on marketing2. They know that how good the game is isn’t nearly as important as how well the game is perceived,… Read More »

What Can I Get Away With Wednesday? Kinect Motion Capture Studio at Home? Yup!

By | March 16, 2016

In this live recording from the Microsoft Store I instruct how to create a motion capture studio in your own living room! For something less-real-time (ie straight-to-the-point editing), please subscribe to my youtube channel! A Note from Admin: I hope you found this content useful. If so, please like and subscribe and consider contributing to… Read More »

WCIGAWW? Can an adjustable laptop cart replace a sit/stand desk?

By | March 9, 2016

By now you’ve surely heard about the health benefits of standing at your desk. But standing desks can be cost prohibitive. Can you get away with an adjustable laptop cart? Pictured in my perennially referenced Nickel City Pixels Workspace II video (as seen on is the Adjustable Laptop Cart by Studio Designs. Extending to… Read More »


By | March 2, 2016

You can save money and space by buying Mini-ITX form factor. But should you? Mini-ITX is often discounted because it’s unpopular. The question is, is it unpopular for reasons that should dissuade you from buying it? On March 29th, 2013 I bought the following: Mini-ITX Motherboard Intel Pentium G860 Sandy Bridge Dual-Core 3.0 GHz LGA… Read More »

WCIGAWW? Can I use a PC tablet to replace a Wacom Cintiq Display?

By | February 10, 2016

Android is no good, what about using a PC tablet to replace a Wacom Cintiq Display? Can a PC tablet replace a Wacom Cintiq Display? Yes, as long as it has conductive capacitance (multi-pressure sensitivity). While this answer may seem like a no-brainer, using a PC tablet to replace a Wacom Cintiq Display was not… Read More »

What Can I Get Away With Wednesday? Addon Domains Update.

By | February 3, 2016

In the previous post I alluded to the fact that I might be doing it wrong. Well, guess what… In the last WCIGAWW post, I examined whether or not addon domains were viable, initially concluding that they were not. I remained open-minded to the possibility that either I or my host had done something wrong… Read More »