Profile

Cover photo
Alan Berman
523,611 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube+1'sReviews

Stream

Alan Berman

Shared publicly  - 
 
How to attach a bike helmet to a backpack using a Ball Bungee Canopy Tie

I'm sure this method will work with any number of helmets and backpacks, but in case you're curious, here's all the materials I used:

* Ball Bungee — http://www.amazon.com/SE-Ball-Bungee-Canopy-Straps/dp/B000QA7ZIY/

* Helmet (T2 Torch) — http://torchapparel.com/collections/t2-bike-helmet

* Backpack (Brenthaven MetroLite) — http://www.amazon.com/Brenthaven-MetroLite-Laptop-Ultrabook-Backpack/dp/B001T9NGNY
1
Add a comment...

Alan Berman

Shared publicly  - 
 
Behold, my first (and possibly only) Mac App. It's basically a compiled AppleScript which does the same thing as clicking the Keychain Access menulet and selects "Lock Screen".

The advantage being that though you can't create a hotkey to select that shortcut menu item, you can create a hotkey to run this app.

Based largely on the Objective-C code here:  http://apple.stackexchange.com/questions/80058/lock-screen-command-one-liner/123738?sgp=2#123738
4
omaha flx's profile photoAlan Berman's profile photoAlex Eiser's profile photo
7 comments
 
Alias DIR. :)
 ·  Translate
Add a comment...

Alan Berman

Shared publicly  - 
 
Mexico: it's pretty much just a day hike away.
4
Dan Cath's profile photoAlan Berman's profile photoHienPhap VN's profile photo
3 comments
 
Hi, can you help me at
http://productforums.google.com/forum/#!topic/apps/uZuKuswDJVs i'm still can not have autoreply when send email to Group mail
Add a comment...

Alan Berman

Shared publicly  - 
 
Sarah's on the radio! - http://eepurl.com/pHfSH
1
Add a comment...

Alan Berman

Shared publicly  - 
 
Anybody know anything about this?

Kinda curious to hear people's experience with it.
1
Jason ON's profile photo
 
Never heard of it before just now. +Andrew Maxwell is a cloud afficianado, maybe he has an opinion.
Add a comment...

Alan Berman

Shared publicly  - 
 
Word is spreading! :D
1
Add a comment...

Alan Berman

Shared publicly  - 
 
Today I am a mad genius.
4
Jason Waye's profile photoAlan Berman's profile photo
2 comments
 
I don't really update it frequently (as you can tell) but yeah, sometimes I figure out some tech thing and I need an outlet to post it.
Add a comment...

Alan Berman

Shared publicly  - 
 
Today my "media keys" on my mac stopped working. Specifically the Previous, Play/Pause, and Next buttons. All the other "special" keys worked, just not those 3.

Tried a bunch of things. No luck.

UPDATE This was caused by Chrome / Google Music Extension!

http://www.omgchrome.com/chrome-google-music-media-keys/

Open the Chrome app menu
Select Tools > Extensions
Click the ‘Keyboard Shortcuts’ link at the bottom of the page
Find the Google Play Music section
Change any specified media key options from ‘Global’ to ‘In Chrome’

Or you can disable/remove the app/extension from Chrome entirely:
Open the Chrome app menu
Select Tools > Extensions
Find ‘Google Play Music’
Uncheck the ‘Enabled’ box OR click the trashcan to remove

Hopefully this helps someone out there on the internets someday.

That is all.
1
Jason Waye's profile photoAlan Berman's profile photo
2 comments
 
Well, I think I may have "disabled" the keys by playing around with some other utility software. But I couldn't figure out how to re-enable them without trashing the whole preferences file.
Add a comment...

Alan Berman

Shared publicly  - 
 
I'm pretty sure Axe Body Spray had a similar advertising campaign...
8
Add a comment...

Alan Berman

Shared publicly  - 
 
A Kindle produces less electromagnetic interference than a calculator.
1
Nelson Araujo's profile photo
 
Are you even allowed to even use a calculator during take off/landing? Because that calculus equation isnt going to solve itself!
Add a comment...
 
How many bars on General Veers' uniform?

Bonus: how many of what color(s)?

First right answer gets a bottle of gundark repellent.
2
Alan Berman's profile photo
 
+Jeremy Jones well played, sir.
Add a comment...

Alan Berman

Shared publicly  - 
 
Olson Steel, fine purveyors of #papyrus  
2
Alan Berman's profile photoLemmo Pew's profile photo
3 comments
 
Like, for example, a steel worker's truck.
Add a comment...
Story
Tagline
Simultaneously mocking and participating in kitsch culture.
Introduction
I love bad movies. I collect music and movies to utter excess. I'm fascinated by languages. I don't like to play games (very few exceptions). I memorize lyrics. I stomp around to electronic music. I can play kazoo. I'm an atheist Jew. I will order the calamari. I, for one, look forward to our dystopian information society brought to us by Google™. My drink is a Black Manhattan. I was in an industrial art metal band called Beefhoven. I have dedicated my life to fighting scurvy and teaching others of the dangers of contracting scurvy. I make chainmail jewelry (sometimes). I prefer to travel via my bicycle (Surly Cross Check) when possible. My favorite author is Neal Stephenson. I grew up in the western suburbs of Minneapolis. I moved to the west coast to escape winter, then I moved to the east coast, now I moved back to the west coast. The Refuge (Pastrami!) is my favorite restaurant ever. I know all the keyboard shortcuts. I will go out of my way to help you do just about anything if I have the time. I love open source software. I don't like olives. I love to see new places, but hate traveling. I like writing up ridiculous sales descriptions on craigslist. I can make some damn good mint brownies. I eat at restaurants quite often. I dislike corporate chain restaurants. I will never drink water with a straw. I hate bees. I'm always working on becoming a better coffee snob.
Bragging rights
I know all the words to the McDonald's menu song from the 80's.
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Looking for
Friends, Networking
Work
Occupation
I.T. Guy
Alan Berman's +1's are the things they like, agree with, or want to recommend.
TURKEY DAY 2015
mst3k.com

Join Joel Hodgson and your fellow MSTies for the MST3K TURKEY DAY '15 MARATHON: six classic course of MST3K, served back-to-back, all day lo

25 More Pints: Revisiting The World’s End | HTMLGIANT
htmlgiant.com

[Note: This review discusses the entire film, and as such contains many spoilers.] 1. The World's End is a challenging film that's already w

BIOHAZARD THE STAGE Official Website / Cast and Tickets information
www.biohazard-stage.com

公式ホームページ。全世界で累計6500万本売上げ、日本が誇る人気ゲーム「BIOHAZARD/バイオハザード」が世界で初めての舞台化!2015年10月、東京・六本木「EX THEATER ROPPONGI」にて体験せよ!

The Lost Skeleton Returns Again (2009) - IMDb
www.imdb.com

Jerranium 90, a "little rock" that made all the papers, is buried deep within the Amazon. And everybody wants it, including crooked importer

The Lost Skeleton Returns Again (2009)
www.imdb.com

Directed by Larry Blamire. With H.M. Wynant, Frank Dietz, Christine Romeo, Brian Howe. Jerranium 90, a "little rock" that made all the paper

KnockKnock, the Mac equivalent to Autoruns
www.404techsupport.com

The latest version integrates VirusTotal, a service that scans files against more than 50 antivirus engines, to help clean up malware infect

Rocking Speeder Bike
www.instructables.com

I have built my son lots of projects but with my daughter's first birthday coming up I felt it was her turn to get some project love and wha

Ten Thousand Years
99percentinvisible.org

In 1990, the federal government invited a group of geologists, linguists, astrophysicists, architects, artists, and writers to the New Mexic

Goodnight Dune
goodnightdune.com

... witch whispering they tried and died goodnight arrakis, goodnight sietch tabr goodnight spice flows everywhere. Thank you for reading Go

Watch Entire YouTube Playlists In VLC, Here's How
www.makeuseof.com

Do you love YouTube playlists, but wish you could watch them outside your browser? You can use VLC for the job, thanks to a simple extension

Peter Jackson Announces Plans for 72-Part Movie Series of The Silmarilli...
www.eyeofthetiber.com

Hollywood, CA--At a press conference today outside his estate in Beverly Hills, acclaimed director Peter Jackson announced his plans to make

The Greatest Event in Television History
www.adultswim.com

Join host Jeff Probst and actual person Adam Scott as they call in all of their celebrity favors for four separate attempts to create the si

This Guy Went to Comic Con Dressed as Multiple Johnny Depp Characters
www.people.com

This Comic Con attendee took fan appreciation to a whole new level

Muddy H2o Pit Powder Stop for Men
www.artofskincare.com

Pit Stop reduces odor and chaffing without the introduction of harmful toxins which are found in many conventional deodorants. Sweating is a

Who are the Jews?
remember.org

Return to the Teacher's Guide. Who Are The Jews? Synopsis. This chapter conveys the history, religion, and culture of the Jewish people from

Radiant Player for Google Play Music - Beautifully integrate Google Play...
kbhomes.github.io

Release notes for Radiant Player v1.2.1: Many thanks to @tonybaroneee for style updates, as well as to all the contributors that reported th

Joe (co-owner) is super friendly and always down for a chat. Most (all?) of the bartenders here are former Singlebarrel bartenders, which means AMAZING COCKTAILS. They'll custom craft you exactly what you want if you ask. Never had a bad item on the menu, though my personal faves are the Craftsman Burger and the Meatloaf Muffins with mashed potato "frosting".
Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago
Public - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 years ago
Public - 4 years ago
reviewed 4 years ago
Public - 5 years ago
reviewed 5 years ago
6 reviews
Map
Map
Map
Every cake I've ever had from this place is delicious. And I've had many.
Quality: ExcellentAppeal: ExcellentService: Good
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago
Public - 4 years ago
reviewed 4 years ago