Pete Trottier

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Amazing Wooden Compact Toolbox

The fight to save endangered ebooks

Libraries take on the tricky question of digital preservation<p>One night in 2011, the New York gallery Boo-Hooray hosted an exhibit of infamous B-movie director Ed Wood’s trash paperback novels. Woods wrote the books in mere days and sold them to pornographic publishers under a variety of pseudonyms. …

Peaches and pork chops.

What Beats by Apple would mean for music, and you

It's an odd pairing, really, the gadget-obsessed tech giant from Silicon Valley teaming up with hip-hop super producer Dr. Dre and music mogul Jimmy Iovine.<p>But late Thursday, reports surfaced that a $3.2 billion deal was in the works for Apple to scoop up Beats Electronics, the world's most popular …

#flipshopping: Gifts for Mom

Inside Flipboard / April 29, 2014<p>We love our moms and we want to show them how much we care, but let’s be honest: sometimes they’re a little tricky …

Who Will Be the Next President? Who Cares

<i>This art­icle is part of a series on the May 2014 All­state/</i>Na­tion­al Journ­al <i>Heart­land Mon­it­or poll.</i><p>Hil­lary Clin­ton or Ted Cruz? Rand Paul or …

The White House Has Solar Panels … Again

The in­stall­a­tion of the sol­ar pan­els is the cul­min­a­tion of a four-year-long ef­fort by al­tern­at­ive-en­ergy ad­voc­ates to bring the …

Solar Power

Donald Sterling purportedly says jealousy behind racist comments

In a yet another audio recording, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling purportedly explains why he infamously told a woman not to bring black people to his games: He was jealous that she was with black men.<p>The recording released Friday -- the second in two days unveiled by RadarOnline.com -- …

to make: shoe rack

I love the j-me shoe rack:<p>(picture from the DWR catalog)<p>(picture from gnr8)<p>I love that it floats off the floor, I love that it doesn’t take up much …