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Article archive for June, 2013

  • June 28th, 2013

    WiFi or Wildlife?

    Tweet Technology or trees, that is the question. Did Shakespeare spend a lot of time in nature? According to AARP Magazine, trading WiFi for wildlife can fire your imagination: four days in nature without technology improved creativity 50 percent for hikers in a recent study. Which is great for business. But does that translate into [...]

  • June 26th, 2013

    Spill Caddy Savvy

    Tweet Back in the Mesozoic, Bill Murray, Chevy Chase, Rodney Dangerfield and several other dinosaurs of the silver screen got together to film a sports comedy about golf called Caddyshack. And even though Chevy Chase in particular was known for his pratfalls and other exquisitely engineered spills, he didn’t require spill clean up. Which is [...]

  • June 21st, 2013

    Rags to Ditches: A Real Fairytale

    Tweet All fairytales begin with a plot involving a problem (usually a mean stepmother or a bewitched princess) and end with a satisfying resolution that leaves everybody enchanted. But they don’t necessarily translate into real-world solutions. Fortunately, XSORB does. We started with a problem: the difficulty of finding products that were designed especially for effective [...]

  • June 3rd, 2013

    In the Lab…

    Tweet Lab work. Does it conjure images of forceps and formaldehyde, as you attempt to eviscerate a small amphibian in order to accurately label its body parts for a good grade? Yes, that was high school. Fret not. This is the real world. Forget about Bunsen burners or dissecting frogs; XSORB Outdoor All-Purpose Labpack Spill [...]