Yearly Archives: 2016

Email Accounts Hacked

If you are visiting our site in response to receiving highly inappropriate email content, please rest assured it did not originate from Mak Studios Limited, nor any employee or association of ours. Someone with nothing better to do had hacked one of our email addresses (possibly more) and started sending content which we have no…
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RAMDrive Build Cache

Saving your SSD (a little) After the recent article comparing HDD vs SSD vs RAM, I thought I'd expand a little on using a RAMDrive as a build cache with Visual Studio 2015. Of note, this technique is pointless with Xcode as it already caches everything in RAM, so all you'd be doing is doubling…
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HDD vs SSD vs RAM

Whilst performing some (frankly needlessly painful) IT support on our internal SCM server I embarked on a small exercise to determine how 'fast' my personal collection of drive solutions actually are in the real world (or as near as can be judged). In this instance, I have a number of SSD's floating about, and my…
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