I recently found about a new DIY filter that produces some interesting results (from other photographers!). It turns out, if you put a piece of welding glass in front of your lens, it acts as a very affordable neutral density filter. Basically, you can shoot in daylight while doing long exposures. I’ve heard this looks Read More
Back in late 2009, a company appeared out of nowhere around the tech blogs claiming to have a new way to get better sleep. That company was Perfect Third, makers of the WakeMate. On January 2, 2010, I decided to take the plunge and pre-ordered my WakeMate for $50. If I could have a product Read More
I recently ordered a new back for my iPhone 4 from Canada. It’s a stainless steel looking back and I really enjoy it, but when it comes to taking pictures and using the flash, it just doesn’t compare to the regular glass back of the iPhone 4. So here’s a quick walkthrough of how to Read More
The Glif tripod mount & stand for iPhone 4 was a Kickstarter project from two guys from New York. Needless to say, they weren’t the only two people that thought a tripod mount was needed for the iPhone 4. In fact, they had 5,273 backers pledge $137,417 (they just needed $10,000!). I was one of Read More
I was excited when WakeMate was first announced. I could finally have an app for analyzing my sleep patterns and help me get a better night’s sleep. But, due to a horrible launch, I still haven’t received my WakeMate (it was supposed to ship in January).
I bought a PS3 just before Christmas and found out you could stream photos, music, and videos from your computer to it, but you had to have the right software. It turns out there are quite a few for the Mac: Medialink TwonkyMedia PS3 Media Server EyeConnect Playback Majestic
My white MacBook has been great, until it developed a small crack on the palm rest. Searching the internet, it turns out it’s a design flaw and Apple has acknowledged it in some cases. I tried calling Apple directly, but the rep told me that since I was out of warranty, there’s nothing I could Read More