Favorite Books Read in 2012

So far, anyway

December 31, 2012 | 2 Comments

Before we get into it: This isn’t a list of books published this year, but a selection of my favorite books read this year. I didn’t read all that many books published this year; I’m still working through piles accumulated in previous years. There is one criteria for inclusion: which books stand out to me […]

The World’s Niftiest iPad Mini Case

Some Assembly Required

December 12, 2012 | 28 Comments

A few weeks ago, this image comparing the size and corner radius of an iPad Mini and Moleskine notebook made the social media rounds. And it got me to thinking. If you are like me, you have a narcotic affection for Moleskine notebooks. I have a drawer full of them, filled with good intentions. (And […]

The Ultimate Dad’s Holiday Gift Guide 2012 Edition

For the typical and beloved Dad in your life

December 10, 2012 | Leave a comment

It’s fashionable this time of year to make a gift guide. Magazines and tech bloggers and gadget gurus and the like all make them. Many of them are filled with cool stuff, leaving me with a secret desire that someone would forward these lists to my wife, along with the necessary cash to buy everything […]