11 04, 2017

Yellow Jacket Fidget Spinner Bearings

By | 2017-05-26T15:25:25+00:00 April 11th, 2017|gadgets|0 Comments

Yellow Jacket has been a well known brand of skate bearings for several years. They are the perfect mix of cost and performance, and have a ton of great reviews of their products. Since fidget spinners have become so popular, they're releasing a new bearing aimed directly at the hand spinner market, in mid-May of [...]

24 03, 2017

How to Resize Multiple Images at Once

By | 2017-03-24T13:16:40+00:00 March 24th, 2017|software|0 Comments

I am a local website designer in Virginia, and sometimes I need to resize multiple images at once to fit a specific need. The most common use I have is for a client's slideshow or image gallery.  I use to painstakingly load the images into Paint.Net or another image editor and resize each individually. What's even [...]

23 03, 2017

Upgrade Your Home for Less than $100

By | 2017-03-23T21:47:01+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|household|0 Comments

Want to make a small upgrade to your home that will seem like a million bucks? Well, that will make life easier or more convenient? Here are six simple home upgrades that cost less than $100 each and they'll improve your home instantly! 1. A Curved Shower Rod ~$40 Instantly add more room to your bathtub [...]

9 03, 2017

What Does Your ISP Know About You?

By | 2017-03-09T14:57:37+00:00 March 9th, 2017|internet, security|2 Comments

Last October, the FCC passed regulations that were intended to require your Internet Service Provider (ISP) to take extra precaution in protecting your information. These rules would also prevent your ISP from selling information on your internet usage habits without your explicit permission. Both provisions have just been suspended, and unfortunately it doesn't appear that [...]

29 01, 2017

How to Fix a Fidget Spinner

By | 2017-07-11T10:42:08+00:00 January 29th, 2017|fun, gadgets|423 Comments

I recently wrote an article about the best fidget spinners and fidget cubes and how they can help solve a fidgeting problem. There you'll also find a link to the most expensive fidget spinner. Be sure to check it out if you're looking for a way to fix fidgeting! Now I'll show you how to fix a [...]

11 01, 2017

Fidget Spinners

By | 2017-05-05T12:25:58+00:00 January 11th, 2017|gadgets|0 Comments

[Update: Already have one of these gadgets? Check out my post on how to fix a fidget spinner] Like having something to do with your hands while you're waiting in line or watching TV? Fidget spinner toys keep your hands busy while your mind is occupied. Here's how fidget spinners work. While each design may [...]

8 12, 2016

Raspberry Pi as a Bandwidth Monitor

By | 2017-01-01T19:11:56+00:00 December 8th, 2016|computers, internet, tips|0 Comments

Here's how I started using a Raspberry Pi as a bandwidth monitor for my internet connection. It's also a quick tutorial on how to set up your own. My internet service provider (ISP) just started offering cable internet access in addition to DSL. The largest problem with the cable internet service is that it comes [...]