Archive for January, 2011

Secondary Spontaneous Pneumothorax

I’m not just being cute with the title, I seriously experienced both a primary and secondary spontaneous pneumothorax. The ‘secondary’ part means that some external factor triggered the collapse of my lung. I think you could also call it a “traumatic pneumothorax,” but this works too… and fits my blog titles better While I was […]

Published on: 23 January 2011
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Primary Spontaneous Pneumothorax

I have become far more familiar with this medical anomaly than I would have ever hoped. Since November, I have learned more about the human lungs than I thought I’d come to know about any bit of human anatomy. Let’s face it, I’m usually squeamish as hell. But I’ve even overcome a lot of that. […]

Published on: 23 January 2011
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NoteSlate

Okay, I caught this over at Engadget (what a surprise, right?) and I’m digging the idea more and more. The NoteSlate is basically a totally awesome digital notebook that uses e-ink and a stylus. Although merely a concept piece at the moment, I hope to God this thing sees the light of day. Something like […]

Published on: 19 January 2011
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Android App – Remote Notifier

Remote Notifier This is by far the neatest little app I’ve come across for Android. What it does is setup a link (using wifi or bluetooth) between your phone and your computer, allowing you to be notified of incoming calls, voicemails, text messages, app updates, and battery status right on screen without the need to […]

Published on: 18 January 2011
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My Android Switch

I’ve always been the target of criticism among my family and friends due to my incessant “cell phone ADD.” Ever since my first phone with a full QWERTY keyboard, I quickly moved into the smartphone realm and proceeded to drool endlessly as the industry rapidly evolved, switching phones sometimes months apart. For years the iPhone […]

Published on: 18 January 2011
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