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Solving the Bizarre Mystery of an Unknown Man's Photograph Taped to a Southwest Flyer's Luggage

Published July 21st, 2023 by Emily

Every once in a while I see something on the internet and I can't quite let it go. When I saw this tweet about someone who picked up their luggage from baggage claim only to find a picture of an unknown man on it, I knew this was one of those things.

How I Received Flight Compensation from TAP Air Portugal Without Going Through A Third-Party Website

Published December 20th, 2022 by Emily

Let me tell you, it was not easy.

How to Make a DIY Pebble Charger

Published October 20th, 2022 by Emily

Ever found yourself without a charger, but with hours on end to gather supplies and make a new one? Here's a guide to do just that.

How to Make Beautiful (and Helpful) Maps of Your Commute

Published August 1st, 2022 by Emily

A guide to making pretty maps of your commute time.

The Optimist Tries To Fix An Electronic Typewriter

Published May 19th, 2021 by Emily

Everyone told me electronic typewriters aren't worth fixing. I proved them right.

How to Add a Backup Camera to a 2012 Hyundai Elantra

Published September 16th, 2020 by Emily

It's way easier than you think it is, I promise.

Automatic Parking Location Display with ePaper Screen and Pi

Published August 28th, 2020 by Emily

An extremely over-engineered solution to me forgetting where I parked my car.

Pebble Census 2020

Published April 29th, 2020 by Emily

r/Pebble still has 37.9k users, and yet the company hasn't made new products since 2016. What are people wearing on their wrists today?

Students Submitting Online Assignments: Part 2

Published June 11th, 2018 by Emily

My second attempt to analyze when and how students submit their online assignments. Since the previous post, the professor decided to implement a new rule that they hoped would influence the students' posting habits.

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