Microsoft Surface Hub on the Cheap

Touchscreen Coffee Table

Microsoft has finally released their Surface Hub devices in 84-inch and 55-inch models. If the respective $22,000 and $9,000 price tags are a little too much for you, don’t fret. You can build something similar for sub $1,000. I recently converted an Ikea coffee table I have into a touchscreen…

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Star Wars Armada

Star Wars Armada

“Alert all commands. Deploy the fleet.” ―Admiral Firmus Piett Fantasy Flight Games (FFG) has announced a new miniatures game named Star Wars Armada.  Unlike Star Wars X-Wing, Armada will be focused on capitol class ship combat. When I first heard about the game I thought it might just be a…

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Patapsco Valley State Park

Patapsco Valley State Park

Continuing on my quest to find cool scenery locally, I visited Patapsco Valley State Park.  Nestled halfway between Laurel and Baltimore, this state park offers hiking, canoeing and picnic grounds.  The park has a swing rope bridge over the Patapsco river, waterfalls and some pretty technical mountain biking.  Its pretty…

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