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Travel Gear and Gadgets #4: Light My Fire outdoor meal kit review

This $20 outdoor meal kit was designed by Scandinavian designer Joachim Nordwall specifically for Light My Fire, a Swedish company, and we know how ingenious those Scandinavian designers can be. Photos may include a 12-ounce soda can and a 1-Liter … Continue reading

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Travel Gear and Gadgets #3: Monster Outlets To Go Power Strip review

If you’re reading this blog, you’re likely aware of power strips. Simply put, they are a way to have multiple devices that run on household electricity share one electrical outlet. You may hear them called surge protectors, which are slightly … Continue reading

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Travel Gear and Gadgets #2: Energizer Duo and mini-USB hub review

I find the Energizer Duo to be a marvelous $16 device. You can use it to recharge 2 AAA (included) or AA batteries (not included) in two different ways: via powered USB port or wall outlet (US standard, though it … Continue reading

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Internet Time Waster #3: Desktop Tower Defense

Desktop Tower Defense is another flash game that will take longer to play than the previous two games (Meltdown and Falling Sand). You have to be a bit more involved, you can’t just click once and watch a result. The … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s events

I didn’t get back to my computer until very late at night, so it took nearly 4 hours just to go through my daily website visits, leaving very little time for video/photo uploading and blogging. And since I don’t want … Continue reading

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Another new feature

I’ve decided to try embedding photos into this blog (rather than just hotlinking), as it should make the stories easier to read and hopefully increase traffic. Again, I’m primarily using Zooomr, as it is free and unlimited (hopefully for a … Continue reading

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Arrived in Pittsburgh

Now that I have taken a shower, let me review the trip thus far: The flight from SFO – CLE was fine and on time, though I was ignored when drinks were passed around, so I had to make do … Continue reading

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