Review: Image Vectorizer

A few years ago, I raved about a program for the Mac called CocoaPoTrace. It was a one trick pony for converting raster based images to vector format. It was …

 
Review: TaoTronics GPS Mount

I’ll start off this review by stating that my venerable Kenu Airframe broke after three years of daily use. When I’m driving, my iPhone is my navigation system. Since the …

 
Indy’s Back

Animator Patrick Schoenmaker does a sterling job of bringing Indiana Jones back, in the form of a beautifully animated clip. I, for one, would love to see a theatrical release …

 
Review: AtomicX Headphones

Cables. Alas, they’re a necessary evil in our world. And cables can be a real drag, especially when it comes to headphones. I hate ‘em. On more than one occasion, …

 
Making LEGO Flexible with Flexo

A whole new way of building is about to be unleashed thanks to the enterprising efforts of a small New Zealand company. Flexo is a bendable, bouncy, flexible set of …

 
Domino Fever

Rube Goldberg machines and dominos are a match made in heaven. Here are a few amazing domino videos that really blew my mind. The amount of time, planning and level …

 
Happy 30th, Apple IIGS!

The Apple IIGS, my first computer, celebrated its 30th birthday on September 15th. While both my IIGS’s (one purchased new, the other purchased in the early 90s) haven’t had power …

 
Review: InteVision Wedge Pillow

Sciatic and lower back pain can be debilitating. I’ve suffered from both for almost nine months. I’m on the mend now – thanks in large part to regular visits to …

 
Where I’ve Been

Long time no blog. I’ve spent the better part of the past few months focusing on the comics, creating new illustration work and otherwise resting up from my ongoing back …