What’s new in OneNote 2016? Nothing.

  Sorry kids, time for a small rant. While new features appear to be continually being worked on in other Office 2016 products (judging by the annoying popups I’m always getting when I open them) as usual, there’s nothing new in OneNote 2016. Microsoft appears to have focused its efforts in rolling out classroom features, […]

Prison Architect: How to turn off staff needs

Help! The new Staff Needs feature in update-11 has completely broken by prison – and I’ve played for days trying to overcome the problems! Does that sound like you? Yep, you’re not alone. Sometimes there’s nothing wrong with just giving up, especially when the bugs are outside of your control. Here’s a simple trick to backtrack […]

Prison Architect: Prisoners stuck “complaining”

Prisoners stand still, starve, cannot be interacted with while “complaining”. I’m sure someone could make a joke about their wives here… but we won’t. I’m currently running the PC update-11f steam version of Prison Architect. I’ve noted a few prisoners standing still and starving. They also refuse to fulfil their needs. I decided to take […]

Prison Architect: Top Tip to Relieve Congestion

Did you know: The speed at which your prison architect prisoners move around the map depends on the surface they’re walking on? To relieve congestion on main thoroughfares (high traffic areas) ensure you take advantage of the 1.5 multiplier speed bonus on particular types of flooring. And areas where prisoners shouldn’t be could be slowed down with the […]

19 Practices That Build Trust

Say what you mean and mean what you say. Make decisions based on core values and principles rather than expediency or short term fixes which do not ensure. Treat all people with courtesy, sincerity and respect, regardless of their status. Care about people, their well-being and be empathetic regardless of context. Avoid using people as instruments or […]

Before Nick Muzin worked in politics…

Wow Nick Muzin, Director of Coalitions for the House Republican Conference, how embarrassing it must be for you to have your name and face associated with a statement like this? Allow me to to counter with “Before Nick Muzin started his political career, there had never been a confirmed case of Ebola in the U.S.” Fact! I […]

How to get out of a speeding ticket

This post is going to cover some things you can do to brighten your situation, improve your presentation and increase your chances of you getting out of an infringement notice courtesy of your booking officer. To be clear, these points are intended to improve your odds of getting off lightly. You’re going to need to employ your own […]

Punkbuster 89335 Error Code Hell

I’ve recently had some trouble with PunkBuster kicking me from Battlefield 4 after about 1.5 continuous rounds. Below is my error: Game disconnected: you were kicked by PunkBuster. Stated reason: PunkBuster kicked player ‘Lostagent2’ (for 0 minutes) … RESTRICTION: Disallowed Program/Driver [89335] In utter frustration I had tried all of the following: Ignoring it and trying […]