Kyocera Brigadier with Sapphire Shield display

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Verizon recently let me spend a couple weeks with the Kyocera Brigadier. A Verizon exclusive, the Brigadier has been available for a little over a month now for $399 or $99 after rebate with a two-year commitment. It’s a very different phone from what I’m used to, so it was fun to put it through the paces […]

HTC One M8

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The HTC One M8 is the best hardware I’ve seen in an Android phone yet, and the HTC Sense is much less obnoxious than Samsung’s TouchWiz. If you can live without a removable battery, it’s definitely the phone to beat.

Ancient and Oriental medicine

| Posted on in science, skepticism, technology

Image via Wikipedia While it seems like an oxymoron, the concept of ancient medicine has always been a moneymaker for con artists and bamboozlers. I have no idea why, but for some reason, many of the more gullible among us can be convinced that older remedies are somehow more valid than modern medicine. A very […]

DTV Shredder

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One of the suckiest parts of fence-fixing is getting on and off the ATV. I saw this new…thing on GeekBeat.tv and think it would be the awesomest thing to use fixing fence. It’s not likely the most comfortable riding experience over long distances, but pulling a trailer alongside you would be a pretty slick use. […]