Review: Lumos Kickstarter Bicycle Helmet

I blogged about my new electric scooter, the Unagi, at this link and this link. I love it! But I failed to mention another gadget I got for the purposes of riding my scooter: my new Lumos Kickstarter Bicycle Helmet. I’m convinced that wrecking (or being run over by a car) while riding on my scooter is what will either… Continue reading

Review: Unagi Electric Scooter

Disclaimer This is just a personal review of a Kickstarter project I backed. I am not receiving any compensation or consideration of any kind from Unagi. They did not ask that I endorse their product. These are just my personal thoughts, opinions, and reactions. First Impressions I arrived back in SFO for a week yesterday, and the first thing I… Continue reading

A New Lease on Life

I came across this awesome story on Imgur about a 1907 upright bound for the dump. sicksick0331 gave it a new life. It could never play again without a complete rebuild; so, he turned it into a desk. So glad he shared! I found an old upright piano that someone on craigslist was giving away for free. They had said… Continue reading

The Falsum

The falsum is a mathematical symbol that represents a logical contradiction or false equivalence. Wiktionary defines it as “an untruth, falsehood, fraud, deceit, lie; forgery.” Perhaps it could be extended to mean alternate truth, as if such a thing could exist. The symbol, “⊥“,  looks like the upside down letter “T.” I am joining others, more clever than I, in… Continue reading

Tesla Powerwall: All Solar, All the Time

In case you missed it, one of our world’s great visionaries, Elon Musk, announced Tesla Energy last week, specifically the Tesla Powerwall. What is it? The sun only shines part of the day, making the energy generated by solar energy systems unavailable at night. With the Tesla Powerwall, your solar1 energy produced during the day is stored in the Powerwall… Continue reading

Have You Missed Me?

How long has it been since I’ve blogged? Weeks and weeks! Since December 7th, to be exact—over a month! In the past 10 years I don’t think I’ve ever gone a whole month without blogging! But life got really, really insanely busy. I have moved back to Atlanta—talk about a time- and task-intensive process! I’m still utterly depressed about returning… Continue reading