Low Tech

Add ‘Pod’ and ‘Pillow’ for some true beach nerdery

Hey there, good lookin’. I see you’ve got your face pressed against some sort of florally-decorated cushion that also covers up your gadgets. It’s called a PODillow? Anything with POD in the nam

Productivity Tips: Take a Tech break and use paper

Since this is Productivity Week, I was told to come up with some short and sweet tips for you to enjoy. So I quickly started to brainstorm. At first I was using my computer to try and find tips, but I

Delete Erase, Low Tech—Way Cool

For as much as I use computers, I still vastly prefer writing in print. Sure my handwriting barely rivals that of a third grader, but there is something immensely satisfying about saying my words spla

Johns Hopkins Brings Braille Simplicity

A group of undergraduates at Johns Hopkins University have created a device that promises to be the biggest thing to happen to Braille since Hellen Keller.Their pen-like system utilizes a system of bu


Pacific Writing Instruments has tackled a subject that could affect students everywhere. The Escondido based company sat down and reevaluated the design of traditional writing utensils and developed a