Archive for October, 2007

He's the One, Bright as the Sun

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Quick mini weather rant since my umbrella post was so well received. What’s with people not turning on their lights when it’s dark and rainy out? Man I’m glad I’m not a regular driver out on the roads otherwise this would irk me even more. Now, the weather outside might be absolutely gross but there […]

Weekly Tech Girl

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

It must have happened with bacn but since I got on TechBurgh‘s radar I’ve had a little window in the social networking community that is alive and well in Pittsburgh. As it turns out, I’ve been named their Weekly Tech Girl, which is pretty great. Favorite thing about technology in general: It makes life easier […]

Odds, Ends and Apple Store in Vancouver

Comments 13 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Update: The Vancouver Apple store is confirmed and will be in the old Holt Renfrew location at Pacific Centre. I received an email this morning inquiring about my N95 Taste Test so here’s some more information. I had the phone for one week, it was given to me as a part of an independent study […]

Umbrella Etiquette in Vancouver

Comments 18 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The topic of “Umbrella Etiquette” in Vancouver is a dead horse and I’m about to give it another kick. For years now bloggers have published their own “rules of umbrella use” for public spaces, streets, and walkways: February 6, 2004 – Craigslist – NY: Official Rules Of Inclement Weather Umbrella Etiquette (found via LucLatulippe) November […]

What the Surrey #14 – Whitecaps in Tynehead

Comments 5 by Rebecca Bollwitt

When I wrote a recent post, calling Surrey by it’s current motto, the “City of Parks”, my unofficial Surrey/Fraser Valley transit and logistical correspondent Paul, had something to say about it. Surrey has never been worthy of the “City of Parks” designation. It boasts about it’s 500 parks, and expansive trail system. Psht. It’s all […]