Category: Reviews

Minimalist Wallets

I love wallets. I try to tell myself that I’m on a grand quest looking for the perfect wallet but in reality, I just enjoy the utter simplicity and design of a men’s wallet. In particular, minimalist wallets hold a very place in my heart … and occupy embarrassing...

Work from home setup improvements

Like most people, I’ve been working from home lately.  I’m extremely grateful to have a job these days and my project’s computer lab is still available to me part-time.  There are just too many people working from the relatively small space so our team has organized an informal shift...

Hello Ooma! Goodbye bloated Cox phone bill

I admit it … I got “bundled” by my local cable company, Cox Communications.  While I’ve been pretty happy with our Cox service over the years, my cable bill has exploded and has simply reached an unacceptable level.  Sorry Cox but I’m just not that into you. Since my...

Providence Plastics Project Wallet

One of my newest wallets is from the gang at the Providence Plastics Project, a group of Rhode Island School of Design graduates who have set out to create useful products by “upcycling” waste and scrap materials. Made from used plastic dry cleaning bags and scrap fabric, each PPP...

Band-it Wallet Impressions

I was very excited when I saw the Band-it extra small minimal wallet on Kickstarter. It was such a novel idea and I liked the sheer simplicity of design. I ordered one of the non-leather versions as a change of pace and to experiment with other wallet materials. Where...

Ainste Multiple Wallet Review

I’ve been using an Ainste Multiple Wallet for the past two weeks and I have to say it’s a excellent minimalist front pocket wallet. Surprisingly, I haven’t had to compromise much to fit my needs into such a small package but I did remove a ton of useless material...

Excellent Adafruit Pi Box

My Adafruit Pi Box case has arrived and my Raspberry Pi  computer is now snug and safe.  I’ve been a growing fan of  Limor “Lady Ada” Fried and her team, and this case is no exception.  Clean, simple, and useful … despite looking COOL. Adafruit Pi Box – Enclosure...