Eric Lim

Unsolicited commentary and thoughts

2012 February

iPhone in my Mazda3

Monday, February 27, 2012

Even before I had my iPhone in my hands, I was already looking into how to get it connected to my car. My Mazda3 is from 2004, which apparently is just before everyone’s car started coming with aux-in connections and Bluetooth, as my car has neither. Aux-In I remembered reading way back when I still…

Boys’ Socks

Friday, February 17, 2012

I have size eight feet. That means dress socks fit fine, but when it comes to white athletic socks, I have to buy boys’ socks. And yes, I always feel so creepy when I go buy them. I have to look around and hope that nobody else is in the tiny aisle buying socks too….

Mama’s Lu

Monday, February 13, 2012

A weekend back in Pasadena with the parents pretty much always means going out to eat some Chinese food. My dad decided on Mama’s Lu on Garvey. Along the way we passed by another Mama’s Lu that had apparently just opened but wasn’t advertising yet. We proceeded to the original location, found a wait of…

Maxing out Dropbox

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

I managed to max out my Dropbox referrals in three days, following this Lifehacker article on using Google Adwords to your advantage. For those of you who don’t use it yet, Dropbox provides you with 2GB of free cloud storage, so you an access your files from pretty much anywhere. It’s web-based and has applications…

2012 February