Category Archives: Nintendo

Nintendo DS wi-fi workaround

In my continuing “ways I’ve found to overcome technology problems” series, I’ve just found a good way of taming the truculent wi-fi on my Nintendo DS Lite. When set to “auto everything” mode, I could NOT get it to connect … Continue reading

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A curious notion has been swilling around in my head for some time now regarding “our” relationship with the physical media I love so much. Were it not for the books, CDs, DVDs, computer games, photo albums and vinyl records … Continue reading

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All Cabled Up

My 360 audio dongle arrived today, and I’ve just plumbed it in – HDMI and optical audio living side by side in perfect harmony! Wonderful. I also indulged in a Nintendo component cable for the Wii, rather than using SCART. … Continue reading

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