My Search for a Better Mouse That Works for My Hand

My Search for a Better Mouse That Works for My Hand

As someone who navigates the digital world differently due to a congenital disability from amniotic band syndrome, finding the proper input devices on my computer is more than just a matter of convenience—it’s essential for my productivity and comfort. When I was born, I required surgery for what is called amniotic band syndrome. Amniotic band…

Binge-Worthy Sci-Fi Shows & Movies from 2023

Binge-Worthy Sci-Fi Shows & Movies from 2023

I collected a few of my favorite sci-fi TV shows and movies. A few might fit in other categories, but I put them in the sci-fi camp. Here’s the lineup: From Lost alumni galore! The entire show oozes ‘Lost’ vibes. Season 1 left us with loads of mysteries, but bring on Season 2—I’m ready for…

My Move to HomeKit from Other Smart Home Platforms

My Move to HomeKit from Other Smart Home Platforms

I have tried many smart home platforms since buying my first smart home tech in 2014. I’ve gone through: Most recently, leaving the Google Home App. Why I started thinking about switching The problem I always find is these smart home devices all require their own apps, talk through the internet, and are often slow….

2023 Annual Review

2023 Annual Review

I do a version of these annual reviews each year: I treat these reviews and look-backs as reflections and less as setting “New Year” resolutions. I know if I set any expectations, I won’t follow through. Instead, I put goals together and a plan of action. This helps me get the right mindset and know…

Mechanical Keyboards Setup 2023

Mechanical Keyboards Setup 2023

A friend, Kyle McDonald, suggested a mechanical keyboard as a purchase. After succumbing to peer pressure and doing some research, I purchased a pre-built mechanical keyboard (Keychron). Since then, I have dived deeper into the world of mechanical keyboards, discovering different types of switches, custom boards, and other companies. My favorite part is the building…