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Scott McNulty
Philadelphia, PA
A techie with an English degree.
Interests: macs, reading, writing, technology, scifi
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I have a podcast called Random Trek in which I discuss a random episode of Star Trek with a non-random guest. It is a hoot. You should listen to it. You should also buy one of these nifty Random Trek... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Blankbaby
As previously mentioned, I love my TiVo. I love it even more now that the Amazon Video app now supports streaming Prime video. And it snaps into HD pretty quickly (thought not quite as quickly as the Fire TV does). Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2014 at Blankbaby
I have an Ikea chair in the Den (which Marisa refers to as "my room" since it is the area of the apartment in which I have the most say over what goes where) and it usually has a pile... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2014 at Blankbaby
I've been hitting the gym 4-5 times a week again. Doing cardio only for the time being, but I am going to start lifting some weights soon. Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2014 at Blankbaby
One of my favorite buildings in the world. Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2014 at Blankbaby
I watch a lot of TV, and my TiVo is the best DVR I've ever used (I have a Roamio). I will say that Comcast's X1 is pretty good, though when I had it the DVR would sometimes just not... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2014 at Blankbaby
Going through my closet I found the box for my beloved G4 Cube. Man, I remember ordering that computer like it was yesterday. I really shouldn't have ordered it, since it was super expensive and I really couldn't afford it... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2014 at Blankbaby
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The Kindle Voyage is a sturdy little device, and it doesn't need a case. That being said, I'm very happy that I bought the unimaginatively named Amazon Protective Cover for Kindle Voyage (I have the "royal" cover, though I think... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2014 at Blankbaby
It seems the old tap on opposite corners of the Kindle screen to take a screenshot does work on the Voyage (though I found it for me a little finicky as compared to doing the same on the Paperwhite) so... Continue reading
Posted Oct 23, 2014 at Blankbaby
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A year ago I reviewed the Kindle Paperwhite for TechHive and I said: I’d like to see Amazon bring back physical page forward and back buttons. Having dedicated buttons allow you to rest your finger on the button and press... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2014 at Blankbaby
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Always fun to visit 30th Street Station. Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2014 at Blankbaby
This steak. No words. Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2014 at Blankbaby
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Hey, I wrote another book! This one, as you might suspect from the title, is all about the Amazon Fire Phone. The phone didn't get rave reviews from the tech press, but I think it is a pretty nifty device... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2014 at Blankbaby
This rekindled my great enjoyment in model rockets! Though you really do need a gigantic field to fire these things off correctly.
Toggle Commented Oct 17, 2014 on Staff Retreat at Blankbaby
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Every year I buy the Hallmark Star Trek ornament. This year is no different! Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2014 at Blankbaby
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Judging from this email I just got: Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2014 at Blankbaby
Posted Oct 16, 2014 at Blankbaby
We have an Tech History display at work. Here is a sampling of some old handheld devices. Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2014 at Blankbaby
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Posted Oct 13, 2014 at Blankbaby
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It is no secret that I'm a big Star Trek fan. I mean, I host a podcast devoted to Star Trek for goodness sake! It follows that one of my favorite (if not the favorite) movies is Star Trek II:... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2014 at Blankbaby