✱ About

About me

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Hey there, my name is Nate Boateng (pronounced bwä-ten). I’ve been a technology geek as long as I can remember. I’m married to a wonderful woman, have two sons, and a slew of pets, and live in eastern Pennsylvania. I have an overly strong addiction to coffee{: data-link-type=”external” target=”_blank”} and love writing when I’m not working my full-time job. My passions include gadgets, apps, media and how we use them to connect with each other. There are three important things to note about this site: I am not a professional writer. I have an opinion. I do this for fun.

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*from Pinboard.
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I’ve tried to import into Kippt from 3 times. Each time, I get this: [http://t.co/cHQSB5rGfs][3]{: rel=”nofollow”} Real useful. *goes back to browsing Pinboard*
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I’m beginning to realize I don’t hate Fb because of Fb, but because the people on it don’t know what Photoshop is. [http://t.co/BaqLQDM5QQ][5]{: rel=”nofollow”}

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Find me…

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  • {: .text-align-left} on App.net.
  • listening on Rdio. {: data-link-type=”external” target=”_blank”}(Warning: I share an account with my 14 year old. He has *interesting* taste)
  • showing off on Homescreen.
  • hoarding links on Pinboard{: target=”_blank”}.
  • snapping random photos on Instagram.
  • writing at Culture Milk.
  • talking about technology on The Impromptu podcast. 
  • featured posts on The Tech Block{: target=”_blank”}. [Here{: target=”_blank”} and here{: target=”_blank”}]

The Site:

The site is built on the awesome Squarespace 6, and fonts are served thanks to Typekit.

My computer is a mid 2011 13” MacBook Air (1.7 i5). On the go, I use an iPhone 5 and a Canon EOS T1i. Articles and links are written in Markdown (shocker), using a mish-mash of apps on Mac and iOS.

Please feel free to email me, or get in touch on Twitter. Feedback is always welcome.

You can also follow the R&R Twitter account{: data-link-type=”external” target=”_blank”}. Only articles and links are posted. There’s also an articles only App.net account{: target=”_blank”}.

Donations:

If you’re feeling generous, you can donate in support of the site{: target=”_blank”}. I’m sincerely appreciative to anyone who does, but please don’t feel obligated. All payments are handled securely through Stripe{: data-link-type=”external” target=”_blank”} using Spacebox{: data-link-type=”external” target=”_blank”}.