abuzafar93
Abu Zafar
abuzafar93
Video Producer, Lifehacker | Abu is a video and podcast producer passionate about all things geeky. He loves games, tech, anime, and comics.
Jun 29
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The straps of the stupid umbrella hat were constantly pulling at my mask. There’s a bunch of unused footage of me struggling to fix my mask over and over. Read more

May 29
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This looks really interesting! It’s not available in my state for another month, but I’ll be sure to check it out when it’s available. Seems like they’re getting around the issues Nvidia is having by selling themselves as a “stream a high-end PC” service rather than a game streaming service?

May 28
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GeForce Now has been incredible for me, someone who owns a MacBook Pro and can’t run even the simplest of games. I can now play games like Divinity Original Sin II, Stellaris, and even PC-only games via GFN at 1080p 60FPS. Read more

Mar 13
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Someone is paying me. It’s the greatest con I’ve ever pulled. 🤷🏽‍♂️

Feb 27
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You are correct. The scummy tactic only applies to the free trial.

Feb 27
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This is true for many subscriptions, but not all. For example, you lose access to Apple Arcade as soon as your cancel your subscription (even during the free trial). It’s a scummy tactic.

Jan 8
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Video was shot on a Canon C300. Audio captured on a AT897 shotgun microphone. I used two LED light panels, one bounced off of a wall to light me from the front and one behind me acting as a rim light.

Jan 8
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Haha, I grew up in the midwest.

Dec 12
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I agree. There’s a middle-ground approach to what Roman says in this video. You want your podcast to sound as high quality and professional as possible, but you also don’t need that $400 microphone when a decent $90 will get the job done. Read more

Dec 12
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I’ll take a peek at The Cook and the Critic Podcast! As a video producer by day (podcaster by night), I find video is exponentially more difficult to do well. I think you’re better off focusing your efforts on being the best audio experience you can be, rather than splitting your focus. Unless, that is, you feel video Read more

Dec 12
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I’ll be sure to check out Intelligence Check! I’ve played some D&D casually with friends, but I’ve found it difficult to get into actual play podcasts. The incredibly long episodes have always been a deterrent. Read more

Dec 2
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Bob is correct. The podcast standard to aim for is -16dB LKFS for stereo (-19dB LKFS for mono). Sound on the internet is much louder than broadcast standard. Read more