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Google Maps’ New “Typical Traffic” Route Planning Feature

Google Maps has just introduced a new feature that I have been patiently awaiting for several years now — Route planning with typical traffic conditions! Route planning allows you to plot a course between two points and not just with current traffic but with typical traffic for various times during the week and day. Previously, … Continue reading

PayPal is Terrible | Worst Customer Service

PayPal is Terrible — Your Money is Not Safe. From Them. [Burn in Hell PayPal]

Paypal is a terrible, horrible, despicable company. If you have little experience with PayPal, count yourself lucky. There are many reasons why the company continues to top lists such as the “Five Worst Companies for Customer Service“. PayPal currently has a “2.6 out of 10″ on Trust Pilot and a “1 out of 5″ stars on … Continue reading

Do Allergy Shots Work?

Do Allergy Shots Work? Is Immunotherapy Effective?

I have been unknowingly suffering from allergies for years. In the spring and fall I would suddenly become “sick” and nothing I did could get rid of it. It took years for me to discover that it was allergies, not a virus each time, because my allergy symptoms are identical to that of the flu … Continue reading

The Unbelievers Movie Review | Richard Dawkins & Lawrence Krauss

The Unbelievers Movie Review

Renowned scientists Richard Dawkins and Lawrence Krauss cross the globe as they speak publicly about the importance of science and reason in the modern world. What The Unbelievers lacks in entertainment and excitement, it makes up for in brilliance. The Unbelievers is essentially a compilation of some of the great international appearances of Richard Dawkins … Continue reading

How to Get Rid of Telemarketers

From an Ex-Telemarketer: How to Get Rid of Telemarketers

Telemarketers can be a pain in the ass (there is really no other way to put it) but responding in the wrong way can make the situation worse. As an ex-telemarketer, I know first-hand what it is like to be on both sides of the call and trust me, telemarketing sucks for both parties involved. … Continue reading

Wired Magazine - Silicon Valley Hipster Douchebags

What Happened to Wired Magazine? Silicon Valley Douchebag Hipsters

Ah, yet another content provider selling-out to try to be “cool”. I recently wrote about what happened to the Discovery Channel and their now complete decline into trash TV, and now Wired Magazine is heading in a similar direction. I want to preface this rant by saying that I am (was) a huge fan of Wired. … Continue reading

What is a camless engine?

What is a Camless Engine, and Why Should You Care?

So as not to bore the car fanatics, I will keep the following description brief. A camshaft is found in a car engine that enables the opening and closing of valves as the engine rotates to enable combustion — bringing in the fuel (intake valve) and expelling what’s left after combustion (exhaust valve). I have embedded … Continue reading

Battlefield 4 Review: The Best FPS

Battlefield 4 Review: The Best FPS

Chances are, if you are a gamer and love the first-person shooter genre, you have already played Battlefield 3 or 4. If you have played them already then I am surprised you could peel your eyes away from the screen long enough to read this blog post. You already know this but others don’t: Battlefield … Continue reading

The Lego Movie Review — Random, Hilarious and Sarcastic

The Lego Movie Review | Sarcastic, Random and Hilarious

An ordinary LEGO minifigure, mistakenly thought to be the extraordinary MasterBuilder, is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil LEGO tyrant from gluing the universe together. The Lego movie is sarcastic, random and downright hilarious. Okay, so you could have gathered that much from the title. Usually, I like to end my posts … Continue reading

Free Tax Software Canada | Studio Tax

Best Free Tax Software Canada | Studio Tax Review

It’s about that time of year again — tax season. That means spending copious amounts of time collecting forms, stubs, and receipts to appease the good ol’ taxman. To simplify things, I used to go to H&R Block. What I didn’t realize is that H&R Block provides little service over and above what you can … Continue reading


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