Month: July 2010

  • Traffic Signs: Better Late Than Never!

    Why? Because people don’t tend to follow them. This photo was taken in the MRT.

  • Velocite Millennium & Nikon 135mm F/2 Defocus Lens

    The 135mm F/2 Defocus lens is a hard animal to tame. It does take great pictures, but focus is a struggle. I’ve found that it’s best to operate this lens manually, as the autofocus is slow and unprecise. However, it does lead some great photos, like this one of my compact SRAM Red crank.

  • 2010 Pinarello Dogma Di2 My Way

    Over the past week or so, customers have been admiring this new Pinarello Dogma 60.1 frame that was ordered for AH. AH had decided upon using a custom paint job thanks to Pinarello’s My Way customization scheme, which makes this frame stand out from the traditional Dogmas. He also ordered the Di2-compatible frame, which allows…

  • Big Brother US S12E10 (CBS)

    Rachel is pissed at Andrew. Brendon tells Rachel that this is part of a plan. Rachel doesn’t like that Brendon kept secrets from her. It doesn’t go over well with her. None of the HM believed Andrew’s speech. Matt talks with him. He tells him that no one bought his POV speech.

  • Big Brother US S12E09 (CBS)

    Hayden doesn’t know why Matt nominated the two floaters. Andrew is pissed. Kathy is dumbfounded. She talks with Matt. He doesn’t believe what she is saying. Hayden and Kristen talk with Andrew. Hayden says that if he wins the POV, he will use it to get Andrew off. Hayden and Kristen do some smooching. A…

  • Big Brother UK S11E51 (Channel 4)

    Laura is flip-flopping. She keeps wanting to leave. Marcus Bentley will go into the BBUK house. Jo tells Laura and Corin that she really feels good this morning. Laura and Corin are exhausted. Laura leaves and goes through the door where the mole hole used to be. She tells the crew that she can’t do…

  • Broken iPhone 3G Screen? Check Out This DIY Repair

    Did you just break the screen of you beloved iPhone? Annoyed at paying $200 to have Apple replace the screen? Well, Morten Skogly will give you the means to repair your screen yourself, DIY style. Read more @ Technabob

  • Jersey Shore Goin South S02E01 (MTV)

    I’ve mentioned to someone that watching the Jersey Shore is like watching Animal Planet. It’s like watching the mating habits of a cheetah, or something like that. There’s no doubt in my mind that this is true. Where to begin? The douchebagginess of the cast leaves you speechless. There are no words to describe these…

  • My Daily Tweets 07-30-2010

    03:05:06: From Twitter 07-29-2010: 12:36:19: A Colorful Mac-Centric Home Office in Athens, Greece: 12:38:11: Headphones That Will Keep Your Family Happy: 18:54:59: Inadvertently met @Tortue today. Nice to meet you, we should go out for lunch/dinner next week. 18:57:36: @matthewhooper concrete coffee machine concept. 19:00:28: RT @rejecter: You say “queueing to buy,”…

  • Noah Brier Gets Stalked

    A great write-up by a journalist, with the interesting name Kashmir Hill, who spent a month digitally stalking Noah Brier. The Assembly Journal then asked Noah to respond.