Category: Miscellaneous

Push the Boundaries

Like many of you, I spent much of my early years at school. Once I add in time at University, I was there from age 5 to 22. My most vivid recollection from those years took place at Kelston Boys High School in Auckland. I was 15, in […]

A 3D Printer for $1,000

3D printers allow the “printing” of 3 dimensional objects – surprising right? While my boys would love to get one, the problem – as Eric puts it – was the $100,000 price tag. Apparently, those days are fast going: “MakerBot is an affordable, open source 3D printer. It […]

FOCUS: Electronic Devices and Travel

Over at Focus.com, John recently asked What electronic devices (phone, laptop, etc …) do you travel with? In just over a week, it’s had 17 answers. Looking over the 17 answers, a phone and laptop are the two essential items. Some people carry a lot more – like […]