Author: kyle

Commenting Options

When I was updating the site to be more post friendly (see What’s Happening Around Here) one of my goals was to make it easy to share and comment on the site. Previously this required setting up a WordPress account

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Gmail Tabbed Inbox

A couple months ago Gmail rolled out a new inbox that promised to sort all my email for me. After reading the blog post and watching the intro video (below) I was pretty optimistic that it would work. But let’s

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Specialization vs. Versatility

Here is a neat little trick for sparking debate among gadget nerds: when discussing any device simply point out one of two things: A different device does better at a specific function A different device that has an additional function.

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Pebble Shines On Android

I use an Android phone (see why I prefer Android). I also have a Pebble smart watch. The more I explore the possibilities with Pebble the more I appreciate the openness of Android. Before Pebble I had done a little with apps like

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Why I Prefer Android

As someone interested in technology I have an opinion on lots of platforms, devices and accessories. The one that tends to come up most often is iPhone vs Android. Instead of trying to crown an absolute winner, I like to

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US Open

Watching world class tennis in person is amazing. Nadine & I got to attend the final 4 days of the 2013 US Open. The marketing line for the event is “Nothing beats being here” and they nailed it. Watching on

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What’s Happening Around Here?

It is finally happening – I’m transitioning this site from a few pages to place where I can share what is on my mind. “But, why?” you ask. A few reasons: I like having my own sandbox to play in

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Bike messenger problems

Playing bike messenger today. Biggest annoyance: nowhere to put my bike at each stop.

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