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The Science Of Getting Rich

Free Google Books link (select Download PDF from the gear icon drop-down menu) or my Google Drive (for international readers or those who can’t figure out Google Books) The Science of Getting Rich by W. D. Wattles is a title … Continue reading

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Thou Shall Prosper: Ten Commandments For Making Money

Thou Shall Prosper: Ten Commandments for Making Money is a very surprising book. On the one hand, it seems to be stuff we once knew but have forgotten or, since the 1960s, thrown aside. On the other, there are new … Continue reading

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Xiaomi M365 Crash In VR

For the second time, I get to combine eScooters with virtual reality. Here’s a VR video of a Xiaomi M365 eScooter being ridden, filmed with the new Lenovo Mirage VR180 camera, with a crash towards the end of it. Lenovo … Continue reading

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Weekend Review, May 19-20, 2018

Saturday was a cold, wet misery. Sunday was partly sunny and Summery. But I mostly stayed inside, determined to finish two books (I did). So all I saw was an unidentified electric skateboard, one Boosted, and two(!) people on one(!) … Continue reading

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TeamGee Also Has An Electric ELOS Clone

YouTuber Daniel Kwan visited Shenzhen and stopped in at the TeamGee factory: TeamGee makes electric skateboards that have a very thin profile. So thin, they don’t look electric. And here’s what popped up without any mention in the video: Surprise! … Continue reading

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Editing VR180 Video

John Chu previously reported a metadata problem with VR180 footage going to YouTube shot with the Lenovo Mirage VR camera. He now has a solution (see the Comments — same-day update: He has since deleted that video. Grrrr. But watch … Continue reading

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ARGH! SINGLE-DAY Oculus Go Pop-Up Store In NYC!

Facebook Is Opening a Pop-Up Store in New York for Its New VR Headset In its most mainstream push yet to combine fashion and tech, Facebook is opening a pop-up shop for its new virtual reality headset. […] With shelves … Continue reading

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Video: Another Review Of The Lenovo Mirage VR180 Camera

This contains information about using it I haven’t come across elsewhere. Tested: Lenovo Daydream VR180 Camera Review I also didn’t realize the video could be viewed on the Oculus Go without the need for YouTube or another site as an … Continue reading

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Lenovo Mirage VR180 Camera YouTube Metadata Problem

Infants always have teething problems. But still, this seems like yet another example of Google/YouTube lacking attention to detail. YouTube Description: I can join the files from the Lenovo Mirage, but I do not have ability to re-add the metadata … Continue reading

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Pioneer VR Director Sam Macaroni Promotes The Lenovo Mirage VR180 Camera

Why I love the Lenovo Mirage camera by director Sam Macaroni. It’s unclear if this is a Lenovo ad (it’s not on their own account but what does that matter these days?) or a personal recommendation. I’ve asked in YouTube … Continue reading

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