• SpotiPeek

    I listen to a lot of different playlists on Spotify and find myself frequently having to restore the Spotify window to see what band’s song is playing or song’s name. That doesn’t require a huge effort obviously, but it is kind of distracting when you find yourself doing it every few minutes it can get old. Having it just be…

  • Pen pressure stops working on Wacom Intuos tablet

    I’ve picked up a new hobby lately around digital art (e.g., sketching, drawing, and painting in Adobe Photoshop). One thing that I’ve been struggling with (other than artistic skills) has been losing pressure sensitivity on my Wacom Intuos 5 tablet. I had a little warning icon (an exclamation mark) next to the Control: Pen Pressure¬†option in the Brush panel. Nothing…

  • Kopek – The Water Song (chords/tab)

    Here’s what I’ve come up with so far for my favorite song off of Kopek’s new album, Rise. I’m less confident around the lyrics than I am the chords — especially the bridge — and am hoping I get someone to offer up any corrections. I’ll post it up on Ultimate Guitar as well but it’ll probably take a few…

  • Adaptive keyboard on Lenovo ThinkPads

    I recently got a Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon and was surprised to see that I actually found their new Adaptive Keyboard (video) feature (the digital touch sensors on the keyboard in place of traditional function keys) actually works reasonably well. I was fully prepared to despise it and permanently set it to always show the function keys but I actually…

  • Bleachers – Like a River Runs (chords)

    Got hooked on Bleachers‘s new album Strange Desire since it came out earlier this week. Didn’t know this was a side project for the guitarist from Fun., Jack Antonoff, along with members of his pre-Fun. band Steel Train. Here are the basic chords for one of the songs off the album, Like a River Runs.