Aaron Bumgardner

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Living with anxiety, searching for joy

<i>"The blues are because you're getting fat or maybe it's been raining too long. You're sad, that's all. But the mean reds are horrible. You're afraid and you sweat like hell, but you don't know what you're afraid of. Except something bad is going to happen, only you don't know what it is. ... What</i> …

MakerBot Is Changing The World

It was an inauspicious beginning. At the MakerBot event last night at CES 2014 the intro music tended towards soft hard rock. On the plate was a lilting guitar anthem by the Foo Fighters and then a song by Incubus, <i>Pardon Me</i>.<p><i>So pardon me while I burst into flames.</i><p>Luckily, nothing did.<p>Instead, as I …

Hot Shot: Five Apps to Help You Shoot Like a Pro

It’s crazy, really, the amount of time and inconvenience we’ll spend trying to get the perfect shot with a cell phone. Moving objects, cropping, …

Manly Quotes | 80+ Quotes on Men & Manhood | The Art of Manliness

When putting together our two paperback books, we sought to pepper the text in each with quotes about men and manhood. What we quickly discovered was …

9 Foundational Habits Young Men Should Start Now to Raise Themselves Right | The Art of Manliness

Awhile back I was driving through the place where I grew up – Edmond, Oklahoma – and happened to pass by my old high school. This wasn’t an unusual …

Hey Walmart, Instead of a Labor Day Sale, How About Labor Day Wages?

Big discounts for Labor Day! Limited time offers! Unbeatable prices!<p><i>And crappy wages.</i><p>Welcome to Walmart, everyone, a retailer that prides itself on offering low prices to consumers but refuses to pay decent wages to its workers. Who wins from this schizophrenic approach? No one really, since the …

As Microsoft Doubles Down On Touch, The Desktop Becomes Even More Of An Afterthought

The Windows 8.1 Preview version has now been out for over a week. One of the highlights of this update is the return of the Start button (but not the Start menu), and after using the new version for a while, it becomes clear that, despite this concession, the old desktop isn’t coming back. All the …

Tile App

If you have an annoying habit of losing things, "Tile app" may be the solution to your problems. Tile app is a new tracking device, simply attach it …

Chargelight

ChargeLight is a new device that combines a powerful/compact LED flashlight and a Battery Pack capable of charging any USB device. The portable …

Gear & Gadgets

Clever Customization Turns Thumbnail Galleries Into Beautiful Image Montages

Web developer and photographer Nicholas Sherlock came up with a pretty cool customization recently. Inspired by Flickr’s image montage layout that …

Socialmatic™ is coming!

A new camera design concept is due to hit the streets in early 2014 and it’s called Socialmatic™.<p>Based on the photo sharing boom over the recent …

Outdoor Speakers 101: How to make your neighbors hate you all summer long

The kids are out of school, the lawn is under control, and the BBQ is ready to feed a never-ending flow of unexpected relatives and friends. You’re …

Like Snapchat, Instagram, and Vine videos? Well you might want to check your cache clutter

Vine, video for Instagram, and even Snapchat prove that video is big on the social horizon. Creating and consuming the stuff is skyrocketing. …

Meet WorldKit, the projector that turns everything into a touchscreen

When it comes to technological innovation, there are two basic approaches. You can start big, flashy, and expensive, and hope that eventually your …

Useful Photography Tip #61: Shoot from the Hip to Get a New Perspective

Gone are the days of TLR-style photography, at least for the most part. By that, I mean holding the camera at your waist, looking down at the screen, …

Five Reasons Cops Want to Legalize Marijuana

Most people don’t think “cops” when they think about who supports marijuana legalization. Police are, after all, the ones cuffing stoners, and law …

Cannabis

Leap Motion

We have read great things about the revolutionary "Leap Motion". Yesterday, we watched an impressive video on Gizmodo of the device in action, if you …

InterAct

Pride 2013 on Instagram

The month of June marks LGBTQ Pride month in the United States. Instagrammers throughout the country have captured photos of the festivities and …

How Nokia makes money on a $20 phone

Nokia’s ultra-low-cost handsets might not be as sexy as the latest iPhone or Samsung Galaxy. But they are a much-needed source of cash for the ailing Finnish company, as well as a staple of the telecom networks of the developing world. If you—like a good many of the people on earth—need a phone …

Mobile Technology

Why the US doesn’t use cyber-weapons to attack its enemies more often

The US government doesn’t like to talk about it, but it has developed an arsenal of cyber-weapons that can be used to attack adversaries. Why doesn’t it deploy computer worms and other technologies for disrupting enemies’ networks and computer-controlled physical infrastructure more often in …

Cybersecurity

Siri for iOS 7 is a man! And he can now search Wikipedia or Bing…

Since iOS is getting a makeover with iOS 7, it’s only right that the voice of iOS gets a bit of a change as well. Apple revealed at WWDC 2013 that …

Everything you need to know about iOS 7, coming Sept. 18

Apple has given us our first look at iOS 7 during the keynote presentation at this year’s Worldwide Developer Conference, where CEO Tim Cook called …

Whisky - A Guide - Ape to Gentleman

Towards the end of the first season of Mad Men, Don Draper pitches an idea to Kodak for their new projector. It is the latest development in picture …

Bose Quietcomfort 20 In-ear Headphones

The new QuietComfort 20 Acoustic Noise Cancelling in-ear headphones by Bose are arguably the best earphones ever made. They feature advanced ear tip …