The Joys of Handwriting

Experts say that handwriting is better for our brains that just typing down our notes, they claim writing by hand brings into play very different cognitive processes, more beneficial. Apparently we may be able to better remenber a lecture if the notes were scribbled into the old-fashioned notepad rather than typed into the laptp. With […]

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One Love

I recently traded-in my old cameras and lenses. After a diligent research I decided for a mirror-less camera. First Love When I saw the Olympus with its old-style design, I remembered my very first love, my first Olympus bough long time ago, which I still keep for affection. Mine was love well matched; my old […]

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Apps in the “Italian” Kitchen

I only use a few Apps for cooking, drinks, and food, even if some are very nice indeed. Like the NYT Cooking, or the Jaime Oliver Apps, and others. For Cooking The one I use is Pepperplate, and I use it per my own customized purposes. It is practically a log of all my foods, […]

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Love Thy Apps

I looked up the definition of a “techy”: a person who is very knowledgeable or enthusiastic about technology and especially high technology. Hence I’m not a “techy” (though I’d like to be, perhaps I once was :-), but I definitely am enthusiastic about technology. I regularly read the reviews for the devices (iWatch, iPhone, and latest novelties), […]

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