Tagged: streaming

Impressions Upon Return

Mar 20, 2017 | | Say something

I will say immediately: the average twitch viewer has become incredibly more positive. People apologize or leave immediately if they offend me, and that is a truly incredible thing. It inspires me to be more pleasant to them, when they are rarely ever the same people, and that really surprised me. More than anything else. […more]

Resolution and Bitch Rate for Twitch Streaming

Feb 20, 2016 | | Say something

Width FPS Bitrate 648 60 4480 720 45 4148 576 60 3540 648 45 3360 720 30 2765 504 60 2710 576 45 2655 720 25 2304 648 30 2240 504 45 2033 432 60 1991 648 25 1867 576 30 1770 432 45 1493 576 25 1475 504 30 1355 504 25 1129 432 […more]

The New Rub

Feb 8, 2016 | | Say something

I got hurt at work. This ruined my designs. I got a new job. I get to wake up two hours later. When my back heals, I’ll be able to lift and reintroduce a caloric deficit. My new job requires no lifting but does require alertness and attentiveness to detail. To me, that makes rest […more]

STREAM QUALITY: Broad Chat

Aug 6, 2015 | | Say something

There are plenty of technical issues that can “break” a stream: it buffers too much, it’s too blurry, the webcam has a poor angle, the microphone is picking up the noise of your spouse beating the family dog with a wrench. These are all specific nitpicks which are solvable by some direct method. Usually there’s […more]

Routine Forming Hack

Jun 20, 2015 | | Say something

  When I used to really care about lifting, I remember being frequently asked “what is the best routine?” There are many ways to answer that. The best general answer that I didn’t come up (because it’s more broadly applicable) is “the one you can stick to.” But with a slightly narrower scope to the […more]