Another lovely weekend hiking in the white mountains. This time we went up to Lonesome Lake Hut, which is located just south and west of Cannon Mountain. The hike up Cascade Brook Trail on Saturday was magnificent – some of the most beautiful waterfalls I’ve seen in ages (If you hike this, don’t forget to visitRead More
Yay! We’re having our first race! Sunday, July 5th. Folks should bring their racing drones and join the fun! Check out the EventBrite signup page. It’s free! Wondering what drone racing is? Check out this awesome video from ABC News in Australia.
This article on Psychology Today cuts through the current easily derailed conversation about race, gun control, and the lack of informed, civil discourse today… America is killing itself through its embrace and exaltation of ignorance, and the evidence is all around us. Dylann Roof, the Charleston shooter who used race as a basis for hate andRead More
Finally made an overnight hike to one of the AMC backcountry huts. These huts are maintained by the Appalachian Mountain Club along the Appalachian trail for hikers to visit, either on their way along the trail or as a destination all their own. The huts are 100% off the grid, and Zealand Falls has thatRead More
This is part 2 of 2. To see part 1, click here. In part 1, I described the new sport of FPV Drone Racing. In this posting, I’ll tell what it’s like to try and take those Youtube videos and star-eyed ideas and make them real – IE, build and fly my own drone. Once I understoodRead More
Hah! I am vindicated!!! Experts now say you should start standing up at work for at least two hours a day — and work your way toward four. That’s a long-awaited answer for a growing number of workers who may have heard of the terrible health effects of prolonged sitting and been wondering whether theyRead More
I’m a rabid user of Evernote and it’s associated screen capture tool, Skitch. I use it for just about everything, and regularly snap screenshots to share what I’m seeing with coworkers. I’m aware that my screenshots are stored in my Evernote account, and there’s a disk space limit there. I’m okay with that, free servicesRead More