Month: July 2019

What is Knapsack?

                                                       

My kids get new backpacks every few years. They take them to school, beat them up, and in June – when the last school bell rings and they rush home – they dump the backpacks on the kitchen floor and…

This isn’t your Grandpa’s Ironman watch

                                                       

While most folks associate Ironman watches with rugged Timex timepieces Breitling has just entered the fray with something a bit higher-end. The Superocean Automatic 44 IRONMAN Limited Edition is a wild piece ? essentially a three-hander with Super-LumiNova lume and…

The Librem 5 Smartphone is free as in freedom

                                                       

Purism is an open source hardware company with the guts to produce hardware that essentially completely “free as in freedom.” Their laptops, which I’ve used in the past, feature open boot loaders and drivers and they run an “ethical” flavor…