Fun & Lifestyle

Devolutions is on Reddit!

Hello everyone. Unless you’ve been stuck on Mars growing potatoes, there’s a good chance you’ve heard about Reddit, which is touted as “the front page of the internet.” According to Alexa (an amazing ...

Great News for Sysadminotaur Fans!

Hi everyone, I have some exciting news for all you Sysadminotaur fans: Patrick Désilets, the fantastic artist behind your favorite IT comic, is now working full time at Devolutions! Soon, I’ll be inte...

[Quiz] Are You a TRUE Techie?

As you hopefully know, here at Devolutions we think we have the SMARTEST community of IT pros in the world (make that the galaxy). But every now and then, we like to throw out a quiz to test this imm...

The Origins of SysAdmin Appreciation Day

System Administrator Appreciation Day 2017 is almost here, and to celebrate the special occasion we’ll be publishing a series of themed posts right up until the big day on Friday, July 28. Remember wh...

Devolutions’ Pinball Saga: Part II

You may recall that about a year ago, I bragged about the awesome collection of pinball machines here at Devolutions HQ. Well guess what? We’ve almost doubled the level of awesome by going from 7 to ...

7 Cool VR Apps to Check Out

Remember when the “next big thing” was HDTV? Well, these days HDTV is standard, and what everyone’s looking forward to is when (not if) Virtual Reality takes over and thrusts us into the action. I mea...

A Snapshot of Life at Devolutions 2.0

Way back in 2015 — which is even before I arrived on the scene — we shared a snapshot of life at Devolutions. Well, as you would expect, a lot has changed in the last 2 years! For example, if you chec...

Fireball Pinball Comes to Devolutions

You may remember that several months ago, I bragged about Devolutions’ amazing pinball machine collection? Please don’t be jealous – you’re always welcome to stop by and play (and you don’t need a po...

The History of Programming

Are you a student of history? If so, then you may know when the Magna Carta was signed, or who fought at the Battle of Waterloo. But how sharp are your mind and memory when it comes to the history of ...

Today’s Hottest Hobbies for Geeks

We all have hobbies that help us kill spare time – or cause us to waste time we don’t have! But so what? Hobbies are fun and relaxing, and you can learn interesting things and meet cool people. Plus, ...