Visit the Creeper's Lab!
The Creeper’s Lab Minecraft server is now running and fully operational! Get the details at http://www.creeperslab.net ! The server is currently running Minecraft 1.9 Pre-release 5, in Survival mode, with mobs enabled. Come explore, build and adventure with us! Note that a whitelist is present on the server to prevent abuse. The nice thing is, you can add yourself to that whitelist...
Minecraft server - Teaser #2
The Minecraft server I’ve been working on is almost ready! Some permissions tweaking are pretty much the last step before opening up to the world. We have a few active players already, and I’m fully confident that a lot more will have fun playing there. :-)
1.9 pre 5 doors don't open?
talmidimv: Anybody else have this problem? The doors don’t open on 1.9 PR 6, it’s a known bug. An update on Sunday will fix that. In the meanwhile, you can use pressure plates or buttons to open them!
How to mess with modern civilization
Something occurred to me this morning. If you wanted to mess with modern civilization, as in making millions of people frustrated on a constant basis, how could you do it? Here’s an idea: turn elevator buttons into toggles. Basically, if you pressed the button once to select your floor, pressing a second time would cancel your selection. That way, if you chose the wrong floor by mistake,...
Minecraft server - almost there
I posted the following teaser on my website some days ago. This screenshot was taken from the spawn point of my upcoming Minecraft server. The building you see has been expanded since. Work on that server has been going smoothly, and I’m potentially days away only from opening it up to everyone. I’m really looking forward to running this place, and I hope I’ll manage to build...
Stuff I hate on Facebook and related platforms
I spoke up against this before, but it’s worth repeating again as the current trend doesn’t go in the right direction. I dislike sites that integrate Facebook so tightly that I can’t do much without being logged in to that platform. I have a Facebook account. I don’t use much, and I don’t want to use it on other sites. The risk of loss of privacy is too great. If a...