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Magnetic Mount for HD HERO2

Here’s an inexpensive magnetic mount you can make for the HD HERO2. I purchased a 66 mm round magnet base with a 95-pound pull from our local Harbor Freight Tools (cost: $5), superglued a 1/4″ x 20 turns/inch screw (standard … Continue reading

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The Amazing GoPro HD HERO2

Have you ever wanted to record video at 1080p resolution while you are simply “living life”? A friend recently introduced me to a very compact, durable digital video camera that is designed precisely for that application–the HD HERO 2 by … Continue reading

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Favorite iPad Apps Round-Up

This is a quick round-up of the apps I’ve discovered to be the most useful for my lifestyle over the past year. I’ve tried many, but these are the ones to which I keep returning. Daily News: There is a … Continue reading

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iOS 4.2.1 on iPad: Like a new tablet!

The upgrade to Apple’s iOS 4.2.1 operating system on the iPad didn’t come soon enough, but it’s here now… and well worth the (free) upgrade! Honestly, when compared to other devices out there such as the iPhone 4, the iPad … Continue reading

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Pushmail Review

[Updated 2010.04.12: New “Rules” feature added] I recently discovered an app that has really enhanced my experience using email on the iPhone. PushMail ($2.99 from iTunes) fills several big functionality gaps in the built-in mail app’s capabilities, namely (1) instant … Continue reading

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Indispensable iPhone Apps

I enjoy showing off the different ways I use my iPhone. Here’s a quick rundown of my favorite discoveries, ones that I use on a frequent basis: Task Manager: As a former Palm OS user, I searched for nearly six … Continue reading

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