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Staying Fit Survival Kit

For those that like to keep fit by running or jogging, we all have our standard must-have products that help enhance our running experience. For me, those are music, headphones and a trusty pair of athletic shoes. With the 2012 Fort Worth Cowtown Marathon coming up on Saturday and Sunday, I have put together a […] Read more

Five Imaginative Inventions from The Great Create

Part of the spirit of The Great Create is improving upon existing technology to make something that is even better.  To paraphrase a TV show our younger readers have never heard of, “You have the technology. You can make things better than they were before. Better. Stronger. Faster.” And, if these projects are any indication, […] Read more

Six Apps to Seduce Your Sweetheart

The most romantic day of the year is just a few days away, and with it comes the altruistic desire or begrudging obligation to show that special someone how much they mean to you. For some, Valentine’s Day is a holiday invented by Russell Stover, Hallmark and flower companies, and for others it’s a beautiful […] Read more

Staying Fit With fitbit

We are now over a month into the New Year and if you are anything like me, those New Year’s resolutions may have become harder and harder to stick to. Working out may have lost its luster and maybe that “No fast food” resolution ended with a few trips to your favorite fast food restaurant. Read more

Soldering 101 – A Meticulous Manual for Melting Metal

The other day, we asked a simple question on Facebook and Twitter: “How old were you when you first learned to solder?” Of the many responses, one of our favorites was, “RadioShack should have a soldering demo station at its stores. I think people who weren’t taught are intimidated by it.” We totally agreed about […] Read more

Top 10 Things To Do When Football Is Over

We all know the feeling. Since August your weekends have been spent watching your favorite football teams play week in and week out. Saturdays were spent tailgating, then watching your college team try and make it to a bowl game. Sundays were spent sitting on the couch, with a bowl of chips, watching your favorite professional team […] Read more

Your Big Game Playbook

No sporting event whips people into a frenzy like championship football. It’s the biggest event of the year, and just like the plays on the field, your watching party has to be perfectly executed if you’re going to score some major points. You can’t get called on technical penalties like a tiny TV or no […] Read more

Five Apps to Keep Your Resolutions Going Strong

Statistics say that about half of all Americans make New Year’s resolutions. The stats also say that nearly all of us fail to stick with them. What’s even sadder is that most people’s New Year’s resolutions start to fizzle out within the first two weeks of January. We try to be good, we really do, […] Read more