Android, Featured, Gadgets

Google Pixel 4a Review: Do More With Less

The Pixel 4a keeps the best of the Pixel series and ditches features that are arguably a luxury rather than a necessity. Compromises were made on the design, but the result is one of Google’s best phones to date. It’s also one of the most affordable phones out. Meet the Pixel 4a.

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Birding, Featured

Birding with Nikon Monarch 5 Binoculars

At this point in the pandemic, no one could blame you for itching to get out more. Quarantine is tough on everyone. To stay safe and get out the house, I’ve taken up birdwatching. It doesn’t require anything except your eyes. However, nothing gets me closer to birds than my Nikon Monarch 5 8×42 binoculars. […]

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Apps & Tools, Featured

Microplastics: Find Out How Much You Consume

Most of us know we’re drowning our planet in plastic and it has a big negative impact on our environment. Did you also know that you could be eating roughly 2,000 tiny plastic particles and fibers every week, 1,769 of which come from drinking water alone? Keep reading to find out how many microplastics could […]

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Apps & Tools, Featured

Using Tech & Curiosity To Battle Boredom In Quarantine

By now, almost everyone wants out of quarantine. For me, it’s been a state of never-ending boredom and rat race to stay entertained. Satisfying our curious minds is work and the options for safely doing so seem slim. In collaboration with Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, here are activities to battle boredom in quarantine using technology […]

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Birding, Social Media

I Know Why Black Birders Sing

Last year, a friend began inviting me on her birding adventures. Over time, I grew to love it enough to bird on my own. To share my birding adventures, I made an Instagram account, @birdingwhileblack. I choose that name because I didn’t know any stories of racial violence against Black birders. But it was only […]

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Apps & Tools

The Company Behind Future Tech at CES 2020

I was Invited to CES2020 by EMD Performance Materials. They are the high-tech materials arm of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany. It’s likely your TV or smartphone is made with their products. Simply put, they’re the company behind the makers of your favorite technology.

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