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LFD's Auto View Distance Utility

LFD’s Auto View Distance Utility

LFD's Auto View Distance utility will optimise X Plane's graphics engine dynamically to bring you the best results for your chosen configuration ...
G502 Mouse Rattle Fix

G502 Mouse Rattle Fix

The G502 seems to have a rattly ol' mouse wheel and somehow Logitech thinks this is ok. Since I can't put up with half-arsed rubbish I just had to fix it ...
A PC Build for X-Plane and Microsoft Flight Simulator

A PC Build for X-Plane and Microsoft Flight Simulator

Here are some of the things I discovered when trying to pick parts from an online PC builder. Be aware of the pitfalls you can encounter ...
T-Flight HOTAS X Maintenance

T-Flight HOTAS X Maintenance

The T Flight HOTAS is a great controller for a good price but if it creaks it can be annoying and you might want to risk lubricating the ball joint ...
a contactless credit card

How Contactless Debit Cards Work

Contactless smart cards are miniature computers with no onboard power that communicate using a private encrypted protocol. It's all rather ingenious ...
Home powerline network configuration

A Powerline Network Configuration Guide

User manuals that start with 'Simply' are poor guides when things don't work as planned. Here are some things the manufacturers didn't make clear ...
A diagram of VoiceAttack in use

Voice Control for Gaming

VoiceAttack is a great little utility that provides the means to control games and other apps with voice commands that work like magic ...
Star Citizen Game Tech

Star Citizen Game Tech

Games breed tools and mechanisms that can be adapted for the real world. Star Citizen is making it possible to look inside of their game development process ...
Choosing a Monitor for Gaming and Graphics

Choosing a Monitor for Gaming and Graphics

CPU capabilities have stalled in recent years which has prolonged the life of my rig and monitors. It's time to consider adding the latest monitor tech and culling the worst one ...