Category Archives: Technology

Range reboot

Through laziness and trepidation, I have avoided getting my stove fixed for the past two and a half years.  Yes, you read that right.  I have not had a properly functioning stove for most of the time I’ve lived in … Continue reading

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Suffering from consumption

I’m fighting my way through a bout of “gadget envy”.  I really want to get a new phone, but there is no actual reason for me to get one.  My current phone works fine and I have no professional reason … Continue reading

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Internetervention

Just so you know, I haven’t given up on setting down my ideas to make the world a better place (in spite of itself). It’s just that I have been devoting all my excess mental energy to the molding of … Continue reading

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TV Tuesdays: Selective Mute

I realize that tennis is not a wildly popular sport.  It definitely has its fans, though, from die-hards to the when-there’s-nothing-else-on occasional viewers (for the record, I’m in the former category). Like other sports, it has its big events that … Continue reading

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That wasn’t me

I just got finished reading one of those long NY Times articles that make you feel smart when you finish them. It was all about how the internet is making it impossible for us to forget and thus forgive our … Continue reading

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Written all over my face

I remember when mood rings first came out. Someone had the genius idea of using liquid crystals that change color in response to temperature changes to dupe people into thinking that they could advertise their moods on their fingers. As … Continue reading

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Set filters to stun

We all know people who need filters. They need to have one last check of what they are going to say before it comes out.  They may say things that are inappropriate to the situation or provide unnecessarily graphic descriptions … Continue reading

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