Oddly Enough Blog

Flying high with my secret career…

May 11, 2010

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The crew of a Basler BT-67 fixed wing aircraft releases oil dispersant over an oil discharge from the mobile offshore drilling unit, Deepwater Horizon, off the shore of Louisiana, in this May 5, 2010 photograph. REUTERS/Stephen Lehmann/U.S. Coast Guard/handout

The Swiss Army Sock, darn ‘em

May 10, 2010

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Gadget lovers, technology buffs, footwear enthusiasts, get ready for the all-new Swiss Army Sock.

Most popular posts for April…

May 1, 2010

Come on, Blog Guy, it’s like May 1st. Time to tell us your 10 most popular blog posts for April, so we can collect on our bar bets!

Neat stuff I’ve found at techie taverns…

April 23, 2010

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Blog Guy, have you been following that amazing story about the techie who left a prototype of the new iPhone in a bar?

iPad? Damn, was that THIS weekend?

April 4, 2010

Blog Guy, you’ve been strangely silent on the release of the iPad. It’s all any of the other bloggers are writing about, and especially with your technical following…

Toilet timer to eliminate waste?

March 30, 2010

Now and then an idea comes along that is so bad, it deserves a place in the Bad Idea Hall of Fame. Maybe you remember such brainstorms as the hotel bed-warming service, the “marriage hunting bra,” the plan to get civil servants to mingle with the public

Stuff we don’t need to experience in 3-D

March 19, 2010

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Following the runaway success of “Avatar,” 3-D technology is taking over the world.

Did you get to the part about the wipers?

March 8, 2010

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Blog Guy, check out this bizarre photo. What do you suppose is going on here?

Uh-oh. This looks bad. Really bad. Has anybody else seen this picture?

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If I had to guess, I’d say this is a top-secret consumer group testing the new Apple iPads. These things are supposed to be in stores on April 3, but it looks like there may still be glitches.

Get out the marshmallows, it’s time for the Olympics!

March 1, 2010

Blog Guy, at the Winter Olympics in Vancouver, it seems like the Olympic Flame was under-played. You know, they used to carry a torch all the way around the world, and it was a big deal.

Does Obama have your back?

February 22, 2010

Blog Guy, you know a lot of inside Washington stuff. I hear President Obama is very savvy as far as technology is concerned.