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SportyPal Goes Pro

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ShareIt’s been a while since I wrote about SportyPal.  However, March has come in like a lamb so I pumped up the tires, strapped on my helmet and started riding. Since my last use of SportyPal, they have released a “pro” version which, unlike the non-pro version, costs money for some added features.  I downloaded the “pro” version and went for a ride.  Like the … Continue reading

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2010 Aspen Labor Day Vacation – Part 1

ShareI’m on a roll.  My most recent blog was about things I like.  A dramatic departure from my normal whiny, grumpy curmudgeon heavy, rantings.  I’m going to stay on this roll through the end of Labor Day.  I can do it.  I know because I’m writing this sipping my second glass of Pinot Noir and I can do anything. We began our yearly Labor Day … Continue reading

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Cutting the Cord – TV on the Cheap – Part 1 Introduction and Antenna

ShareI introduced my new adventure in my last blog. My DIRECTV subscription expires in January and I’ve been looking into dropping them in favor of Over The Air (OTA) and Internet streaming to get my TV fix. If plans go as I hope, after hardware investments, I will save about $500 in 2011 and over $1300 in 2012. Not only will I save money but … Continue reading

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Android Apps for Cycling and Walking

ShareWith spring rapidly approaching it was time to break out the bike.    During the winter, I try to exercise by using our elliptical and treadmill.  While watching DVD’s lessons the drudgery of working out, it’s not the same as riding outdoors on my bike.  Whether it’s in our exercise room or biking outdoors, I try to exercise five days out of seven. A couple of weeks … Continue reading

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