Hello CTB Family, Your friendly neighborhood self-appointed Bishop here. Today I am pissed. My morning is a strict routine. I get up at 5:30am. I brew coffee.  Always 6 cups.  4 1/2 scoops of Zekes grounds.  Always. While the coffee brews I answer email. Email and the brewing of coffee typically finish at the same time. […]

This LINE Camera app is ridiculous or: The Adventures of Celery Man

Is Instagram just not enough for you? Tired of those drab vintage frames, those sepia filters and focus stripes that artificially make you look like a decent photographer? Do you need to convert mundane images into anime/bling/fantasy related pictures for Japanese children to enjoy? Let’s face it, reality is boooooooorrrrrrrriiiiiiinnnnnggggg and LINE Camera is just […]

The City That Breeds is now on Foursquare …for some reason

*apologies to those of you who “friended” the previous CTB account on Foursquare, the tips/friends couldn’t be transferred. Sorry! In an effort to provide the web-and-mobile-device-savvy public at large (and myself) continuously entertained, The City That Breeds now has its own Foursquare page complete with “fun” tips and tricks to do around the Baltimore area. […]

The handy guide to custom google maps on your phone

Lots of you tech oriented people out there are already well aware of how to accomplish this, but for those of you who aren’t, imagine this situation: You’re driving along and suddenly you develop a craving for say, nachos. “BUT WHERE’S THE BEST AND OR CLOSEST PLACE TO FIND NACHOS?!?!” you screech in your open windowed car, thoroughly embarrassing yourself. Fortunately, given the past exploits and insanely helpful maps created by us in the past, your troubles are over. Here’s how to add such a map to your phone…