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  • Tech tools: Tunebug

    April 29, 2010 @ 8:01 am | by Ciara O'Brien

    Mobile music doesn’t have to be poor quality. Imagine if you could make any surface into a speaker big and powerful enough to blast out your iPod’s music at a level that kept you happy, while still remaining portable. Tunebug Vibe does exactly that.


  • Tech tools: Crosley Revolution

    @ 7:59 am | by Ciara O'Brien

    Audiophiles will tell you that you can’t beat vinyl when it comes to the quality of recorded music, that digital music is cold and soulless in comparison. Digital files though can be far more convenient, leaving music fans in a bit of a quandary.


  • Goodbye Safari, hello Opera Mini

    April 13, 2010 @ 9:22 am | by Ciara O'Brien

    It’s been good. No, really, it has. But it’s time to move on. It’s not you, it’s me. I need something more.

    As of today, I’m (mostly) dumping Safari for Opera Mini on the iPhone.


  • Terrible things to do to chocolate #575: Carve a film star out of it

    April 4, 2010 @ 10:13 pm | by Ciara O'Brien

    The internet is great for finding weird things. In the spirit of Easter, here’s one of the weirdest today: a competition to win Robert Pattinson’s head in chocolate.

    It reminds me of this:

    Don’t think I could manage it myself

    Happy Easter!

    (Pointed out by @pkellypr on Twitter.)