RI among best states for UX designers

What is the Best American State for an Industrial Designer?

If you’re an industrial designer in the U.S. and want to live someplace with a lot of job opportunities, where should you go? According to Michigan Live, the top five American states with the most industrial designers include Rhode Island,…


Facebook killed my blog

Facebook Killed My Blog
Wade Roush, xconomy.com

Wade RoushTravels With Rhody has reached the end of the road.Don’t worry, Rhody himself is fine—he’ll turn 16 in a couple of months and his only problem in life is a touch of arthritis. I’m talking about my blog, not my dog.Since 2004 I’ve…


Bugs are the new sushi: Bug eating break throughs

Dynastes neptunus (female), mounted; Audubon I...
Dynastes neptunus (female), mounted; Audubon Insectarium, New Orleans, US. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

A number of bug food related ventures from small dinners to larger mail order businesses are popping up in the NY and Rhode Island areas. Take http://www.smallstockfoods.com/  a company providing bug food consulting and catering. Buggy fare has been featured at the Audubon Insectarium in New Orleans and at events like BugFest at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences and Bug Bowl at Purdue University in Indiana.

Bug Eaters Try to Get Some Buzz – WSJ.com