Month: April 2010
Survivor Heroes Vs Villains Jumping Ship S20E11 (CBS)
This is the night after tribal council. Russ is pissed that Parv and Danielle are in cahoots. They didn’t tell him about the plan. Rupert and Amanda talk. They want to bring Sandra over to their side.
Gorgeous Apple Home Office Configurations From Istanbul
When we first noticed these workstations, we were pretty surprised at how much tech was displayed. What’s even more surprising was that they all belong to the same person, a dentist from Istanbul, and she enjoys going through different configurations in order to set up the perfect home office. Read Full Post
The Budget Weight Weenie
I’ll be receiving a Velocite Geos prototype frame at the end of May. I’ve decided to build it up with Shimano Dura Ace Di2. Here is what my preliminary build list looks like. Since this is a budget weenie and I’m also sourcing parts from the second hand market, I’ve decided for a bunch of…
Polaroid 300 Costs 90 Bucks + $10 For 10 Shots- Meh, I Like My Digital
The new (old) Polaroid camera, the Polaroid 300, is about to be released in May. That’s great news, because I always liked the instant photos that Polaroids took. However, there’s some bad news: it costs $90 (USD). On top of that, you’ll have to pay $10 for just 10 shots. Read more @ Technabob
Stained Glass TV Test Pattern: Calibrate Your Windows
This is a great modern piece of stained glass art. It’s currently hanging on the wall of Peter Roof, and he says that he can make one for you too. Read more @ Technabob
My Daily Tweets
This is what I tweeted about today… 00:51 ignoring my voluble cat. # 00:56 Well, that didn’t last long. I just played with the cat. Yoda is a persistent kitty cat. # 01:12 @kristenlubbe if it makes you feel better, it’s 1AM in Taipei, so you can go ahead and take a few shots for…
Tokyoflash Kisai Broke Watch Looks Like Shards of Broken Glass
I don’t know whether I love it or hate it, but this is a really distinctive watch, made by those nutty watchmakers over at Tokyoflash. Read more @ Technabob
Velocite Geos 57cm Size Frame Weighs 877g
Just saw that the new Velocite Geos frame weighs 877g in size L. Victor anticipates that the S size will weigh 790g. That’s pretty cool! The prototype frames come in a high gloss finish, necessitating more paint coats, so it can easily shed some weight if it’s got a raw finish instead with clearcoat.
Life Size Bender Will Bend Your Socks Off!
One of the best things in Futurama was Bender. Sure, the professor was cool, but Bender just had that certain appeal, especially with his robotic drinking and smoking ways. Read more @ Technabob
iFixit’s Free Repair Manuals Let Everyone Try DIY
Recently, iFixit announced that it was going to create easy manuals that would allow everyone to do some DIY repairs on their tech instead of just creating more e-waste. As iFixit’s founder explains, e-waste is becoming a real problem in landfills everywhere. Read Full Post