A Homeless Man and His BlackBerry

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You could tell he was different the moment he walked in the coffee shop. It wasn’t his appearance. He looked presentable, if a little rough around the edges, clutching an old BlackBerry to his barrel chest. It was how he moved: warily, shoulders hunched over and eyes darting. The body language would read as suspicious, if not for the flicker of fear and apprehension in his eyes — as if he was scared of being noticed, vigilant to his surroundings and desperately trying to blend in at the same time.

He ordered a coffee, carefully counting out coins on the counter. He sat down at the table near me and pulled out his phone, just like nearly everyone else at the shop. He punched in a few numbers and began talking in a low voice, discreet but urgent. I was only a few seats away, but I couldn’t help but…

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Cool Personal Audio

Sometimes you just come across a device that shouts “Cool”, “Neato” or whatever today’s youth say. Today, I came across two of these. Take a look and I hope you enjoy them.

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iA63 App-Enhanced Alarm Clock with FM Radio and Motorized Rotating iPod®/iPhone® Dock
  • FREE download iHome+Sleep App is an interactive, sleep-lifestyle app for iPhone® and iPod® touch users
  • FREE download iHome+Radio App to access up to 10,000 Internet radio stations from around the world
  • Motorized rotating dock to watch video and picture slideshows in landscape mode
  • 6-watt Reson8® speaker chambers–specially designed high-end drivers deliver clarity, depth and power
  • Stereo FM radio with up to 6 presets
  • Wake or sleep to iPod®, iPhone® or FM radio
  • Full-feature remote control works with unit, audio menus and motorized dock
  • Charges iPod®/iPhone® while docked
  • Compatible with 30-pin dock connection iPod®/iPhone®s
  • Includes remote and AC adapter

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IHOME IHM61W GLOWTUNES RECHARGEABLE COLOR CHANGING STEREO MINI SPEAKER (WHITE)
  • Color changing LCD inner chamber–4 colors (blue, green, amber, red) with color fade and single color mode
  • Compatible with 3.5mm audio devices; including iPod®s, iPhone®s and notebooks
  • Custom tuned vacuum bass design for low frequency response and sound beyond size
  • Each speaker contains built-in amplifier powered by rechargeable battery
  • Collapsible speaker for ultimate portability–twists open to increase amp capabilities
  • Power and charging LED indicators
  • Internal Li-Ion battery
  • Includes carrying case and USB charging cable

Cooler Master Silent Pro M – 850W 80 PLUS Bronze Power Supply with Modular Cables

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Copper plus aluminum heatsink for efficient heat dissipation
Japanese-made capacitors to enhance PSU outputs stability
Compliance with the newest Intel standard ATX 12V V 2.3 and SSI standard EPS 12V V2.92
Flat modularized cables to eliminate the clutter and improve airflow inside the chassis
Ultra-silent operation with intelligent 135mm fan speed control
Unique silicon pad eliminates the vibration
Eco-design for energy and money saving by Active PFC.(>0.99) / high efficiency (>85%).
Single +12V rail for up to 80A for high demanding SLI
Weight: 8.2 lbs
L 10.80 in. x W 9.90 in. x H 4.50 in.