Category Archive: Technology

Mar 21 2012

Less SOAP

I’ve recently had the displeasure of being introduced to SOAP. If you don’t know what it is, don’t go to find out. The germophobes in the world have turned me off to the necessity of hand washing over time. The introduction of hand sanitizer in every square inch of human existence makes me wonder how …

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Nov 18 2008

Sleep Driving Encouraged

Congratulations to the makers of zolpidem tartrate, better known as AmBienCR, on aspiring to a whole new level of medical negligence. Reported side effects of this drug in clinical trials include depression, lack of coordination, behavioral changes, suicidal thoughts, hallucinations, sleep driving and severe anaphylaxis. Sleep driving. During most of the ads on television for …

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Apr 29 2008

Sling It Like Slingbox

Someone mentioned the Slingbox technology to me a while ago, but I never got around to checking it out. Recently, a couple of online retailers put the Slingbox Pro units on sale and I picked one up. I didn’t even bother checking out the Web site to see what the units could do, I just …

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