TERA MMORPG Character Likeness

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The TERA action MMORPG came to Steam and as a first time player I immediately saw similarities to other ideas besides the obvious.

The Aman race to Stargate SG1′s Unas race
The Elin’s Reaper class to Gate: Jieitai Kanochi nite, Kaku Tatakaeri’s Rory Mercury The Reaper

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Gel Silicone Ankle Skin Moisturizer

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Stuff I bought on eBay.

So eBay is the place to go for oddities, if you have an idea someone probably has it. My curiosity this week was for my ankles, when I walk or run for a long period of time, I find that my ankles blister and breaks the skin from excessive rubbing of the shoe.

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9db Dual Band WiFi Antenna Upgrade

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9db wifi antenna

Stuff I bought on eBay, today I’m testing a 9db dual band WiFi antenna. Recently I had tried my Nexus 7 tablet outside the house to find my signal highly unstable; the signal was barely able to reach outside the door.

I purchased a 9db antenna (about 15 inches in length) on eBay from China at a great deal of $5.47 CAD. However, I didn’t realize that the time that the larger antennas do not actually increase the signal strength or range, the reason is quite complicated.

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Project: I.T. Department Website

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systems by tigarus

May 1st 2015 the early access launch of my new website for computer services featuring my personal I.T. department. Systems by Tigarus

The site is to help showcase my work and legacy in the future while providing services to the many locals who have requested my services. The site launched with just over 50 pages of business information such as Standards and Practices, Policy, Sample Report Document, Services and Service Details.

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Project: Rocksmith Song Search

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Link: Rocksmith Song Search

February 25, 2015 I had launched an exciting new side project of mine. Rocksmith Song Search is a free service posted on my blog to provide a searchable song and artist database. This database lists songs, artists and song packs from the game Rocksmith.

This project was created as a side project for educational purposes to further develop and learn about database search functionality. I chose Rocksmith as the subject because I believe this would be the Internet’s first searchable Rocksmith song database also I believe in the future Rocksmith could someday have more than ten thousand songs and it’s good to get an early start on a searchable database while the list is still small.

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Don’t Buy this USB Hub on eBay

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Stuff I bought on eBay.

So I was looking on eBay for cheap computer stuff I could use or give away and I came across cheap USB hubs, I remembered people saying their laptop only had two or three ports and it wasn’t enough so I decided to get some.

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