When Gadgets Should Be Repaired, Not Replaced

When I was 14, my stereo broke. Opening it up, I found a small piece of metal had been disconnected from the circuit board at the base. I grabbed a lighter, and melted the piece back in place. I plugged the stereo back in, and turned it on. It worked. It was the first time I actually got something I tried to fix… » 6/24/13 7:22am 6/24/13 7:22am

Your Opinion: How Do You Like Our Boldface Opinions?

We've been trying a new idea for the past few days where we put our opinions in boldface type. We're trying to make it easier to skim our posts, giving you the ability to find our opinions at a glance. We'll always strongly express our opinions, but we've had mixed reactions to the boldface treatment, so our fearless… » 10/23/06 10:59am 10/23/06 10:59am