Toughbook? I Guess SO!

Posted on February 15, 2007 Under Gadgetry

As much as I love my Apple Blackbook, I don't think it could provide me with the service that this Panasonic CF-M34 laptop provided to an American soldier in the 82nd Airborne Division on duty in Iraq. Word is, the…

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New Tree, New Flavors

Posted on January 29, 2007 Under Life

Chocolate is at the beginning of a new age. One of the companies at the forefront of flavor and functionality is New Tree. New Tree is the maker of some of my favorite chocolate bars including Vigor, a pick-me-up dark…

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Airforce Nutrisoda

Posted on January 29, 2007 Under Food

The first question I asked when we met the guys from Airforce Nutrisoda, was "why Airforce?" Then, we learned the story about how once upon a time, a very smart man got fed up with getting sick on planes, and…

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Mammut Barryvox Avalanche Transponder

Posted on January 24, 2007 Under Gadgetry

Avalanches are a serious and palpable threat in mountain regions throughout the world; more people than I want to think about in my life have been affected directly or indirectly by them-- most certainly a byproduct of where I'm from.…

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Glo To Sleep

Posted on January 15, 2007 Under Gadgetry

I am one of those people who usually gets a good night's rest without the help of prescription drugs and/or other sleep aids (law school finals week excluded). But I know insomnia is a huge problem for a lot of…

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Phillips Bodygroom: Shave Everywhere

Posted on January 12, 2007 Under Gadgetry

We know, we know, this campaign has been around for a while-- but it wasn't until recently that we tore open the packaging on our Phillips Bodygroom shavers to take them for a test drive. The campaign for these shavers…

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Pangea Organics: Growing Fast

Posted on January 9, 2007 Under Life

Pangea Organics products are among my favorites in the fast growing and hotly contested sustainable bodycare industry-- it just so happens that Pangea Organics is the fastest growing organic skin care line in the world right now. If you've tried…

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Posted on December 18, 2006 Under Life

For over a year now, has had a simple aim concerning a complex problem: to gain more television exposure for the many humanitarian crises transpiring throughout the world. Working with the assumption that ratings-driven media outlets -- which are…

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Dry Soda

Posted on December 13, 2006 Under Food

The culinary experience (eating good food) is one of my main passions in life. A significant part of the eating experience for me is the beverage-- whether it's beer or wine, I strive to pair my cuisine with something that…

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Henckels Pour Homme

Posted on December 12, 2006 Under Design

World-renowned for their high-end cutlery, German knife manufacturer Zwilling J.A. Henckels is also in the business of men's personal care and grooming products with a line called Zwilling Pour Homme. Henckels applies their craftsmanship and quality to a very upscale…

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