April 2022 Posts

I am getting this request more and more often - to the tune of multiple emails a week at this point. It usually starts friendly enough - friendly enough to that I know the sender isn’t a robot, they’ve very clearly looked at some of my pages. But then the pitch starts: “I’d like to contribute to your website an article on X” or “I’d be delighted to contribute to your website on this topic.” Usually promising to do so for free.
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Recently, when my company was moving offices, I had the opportunity to snag a dozen or so used Polycom telephones. Had this idea that I wanted to try and it turned out that it worked pretty well. And that idea was this: what if I could use them to create an intercom system in the house?
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