Category: Gadgets

万年筆、ランニングコストは安いのでは?

最近、万年筆を使っていて、使い心地の良さをひしひしと感じている。私のような筆圧強めで書いてしまうタイプにとって、滑らかさと適度な硬さ感を両立した書き心地は正直カルチャーショックを受ける程のモノだった。  …

身の丈に合わないボールペンを持った話

父親がクロスのコベントリーを買ってくれた。店頭価格は3300円のコベントリー、所謂エントリーグレードだ。父親も嘗てクロスを使っており、色も同じメダリストだった様だ。  …

Listening to the Weather

I find the weather forecasts here to be somewhat lacking. To make up for this I usually grab my scanner and press the weather button but I am finding that too easy. (I do like make things difficult for myself.) …

Photography Equipment

I've used a lot of different kinds of camera when taking my photos. In this blog post I'll talk about some of the ones I used and how well they worked.…

チープカシオはやっぱり良い

私はどちらかと言えば趣味人とはかけ離れた感じのタイプの人間であり、特定のものに傾倒したことは殆ど無いと言ってしまって良いと思う。  …

It's such a treat to see past tech in movies

I don't know why, but I really enjoy watching older movies and seeing them use the off-the-shelf computer technology that was available at the time. Like this evening, we watched the movie Deep Blue Sea, made back in 1999.  In the movie, the lead…

I Make a Case for Writing My Blog on Vivaldi

I just read a book by Glenn Reynolds, "The Social Media Upheaveal". He says that we are deep reading less, and learning from headlines more. He also says that many of us share on social media articles that we have not read, more so share by the…