Posts Tagged "iPhone"

Geocaching for the First Time: Logan Square

Last weekend, I went geocaching for the first time. I’ve heard about this activity since maybe 2001 (when the only way to get a GPS device was to buy one for $100), and was always a bit intrigued. Here’s my layman’s summary of it: In the early 2000’s, GPS devices began to become more commonplace. As more and more folks…

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Remotely Betting on Vegas Roulette: A Snapshot

Yesterday evening, I got a text message from my friend Melissa, who was visiting Las Vegas. On a prior trip of hers in 2005, I sent her $5 so she could place a bet for me at the roulette table. Fast forward 5 years and a new iPhone later: I was making a bet in Vegas just by texting a…

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Desktop/Wallpaper Section Updated (iPhone Wallpaper Now Available)

I spent a bit of time this afternoon, looking over some old photos from this site. I took a few that I liked, and converted them into desktops/wallpapers. My Desktops section was looking a little bare. So hopefully this helps round out the page a bit more. I’ve also gone in and added in iPhone versions of all the wallpapers…

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iPod, Blackberry, iPhone: Then and Now

I was a holdout when it came to cellphones. Though everyone else had one, I was one of the few folks who decided to go without. Finally in 2006, I broke down and got a phone. I was sort of in this race with Dave, who was the only other friend I knew without a cell. Fast forward two years…

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