Installing RetroArch and Emulation Station Ubuntu 16.04

Edit:
I wrote this and then I found this method is no good. There is so much that does not work. Adding to this seems impossible. If you really want to run this on ubuntu, then go to the official site and follow their directions.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:emulationstation/ppa
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:libretro/stable
sudo apt update
sudo apt install emulationstation emulationstation-theme-simple
sudo apt install libretro-nestopia libretro-snes9x-next libretro-mupen64plus libretro-mednafen-psx

Quick Post About The Site

This is going to be a quick post about the site to update everyone (like anyone really reads this) about what is going on. Recently my hosting company has decided to scan a large portion of my sites, and mark them as malware.

When this happens they take the files away from me, and force me to restore from backups. This wouldn’t be so bad if it happened once every 6 months or so., but I am honestly looking at once a week right now. Once I figure out where to move my hosting to, this should all be resolved and I can get back to my weekly posts.

RimWorld – First Impressions

RimWorld

RimWorld

RimWorld_Gameplay

Over the weekend while looking for a new game to play, I picked up a copy of RimWorld on Steam. Without a doubt, this is one of the most frustrating, unfair, and extremely addicting games I have played in a while. RimWorld has a ton of modes and different styles to play, so I will keep it simple and discuss what I have done.

Day 1:

When you fire up RimWorld you can either jump right into the action. or you can play a tutorial. I highly suggest you play

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Working With Slack

Slack is a relatively new product in the market that has had some seriously amazing growth. The Team Communication app has not only broken into the market, it has taken it by storm.

What Is Slack?

Slack is a team communication app at its core. What at first glance appears to be a simple chat room, or chat app is really much more more. From adding integration with other apps, to making special channel;s to discuss items that might not need to be in the general chat, Slack is your app.

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Creating A Simple Menu In PowerShell

PowerShell

Background:

I don’t claim to be the worlds best programmer, in fact I am far from it, but I do share something that all great programmers have. The love of simple code that is clean, and just works.

Recently I was working on a PowerShell project where I was trying to create a simple application that would ask the user for input, and then run an .exe int eh background with the passed data. The idea was to simply the program that we used to administer our Google Apps domain, called GAM.

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