James was born and raised in South Africa and arrived in the United States in 2008. He received his Masters in Performing Arts from the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg. He is an occasional actor who spends most of his free time scouring the web for tasty recipes and attempting overly ambitious DIY projects.
Articles and Reviews by James Aitchison
Spring Cleaning Your Home the DIY Way
March 28, 2017 – Clean your house using some savvy, thrifty do-it-yourself methods.
Beko Announces Energy-Efficient Appliance Innovations
September 04, 2015 – New refinements from Beko help you save money and the planet.
Synek Unveils Its Redesigned Draft Beer Dispenser
January 30, 2015 – The Synek Beer Dispenser will soon be available for purchase.
Yogurt Is the Next Weapon in the Fight Against Cancer
November 04, 2014 – MIT professor Sangeeta Bhatia wants to put an end to colonoscopies.
Meet EatWith, the Airbnb of Home-Cooked Meals
October 10, 2014 – Traveling abroad? That doesn't mean you can't eat home-cooked food.
Smart Labels Could Take the Guesswork Out of Food Safety
September 15, 2014 – Could this spell the end of the sniff test?
This Town Just Became The World's Biggest Beer Commercial
September 12, 2014 – ... and the locals aren't happy.
Could Yogurt Pearls Spell the End of Food Packaging?
September 06, 2014 – Probably not... yet.
Bigger in Texas: Austin Brewery Releases 99-Packs of Beer
August 28, 2014 – 99 cans of beer in the case, 99 cans of beer…
9 Fad Diets That Are Far From Fabulous
August 25, 2014 – We weigh in on some the world's worst diets.
SodaStream Goes Back to the Future With New Retro Models
August 23, 2014 – Armchair soda jerks, take note.
Clever Lunches Show It's Smart to Think Inside the Box
August 11, 2014 – Goodbye, brown bag. Kon'nichiwa, bento!
These Geeky Fridges Are the Perfect Dorm Accessories
August 01, 2014 – Sci-fi superfans, look no further.
Watch This Machine Print a Raspberry
May 30, 2014 – It might look like caviar, but looks can be deceiving.
Crazy Science Can Make Even Doors Look Cool
May 03, 2014 – Total privacy at the flick of a switch
No Space? No Problem: Clever Cabinetry Can Help
April 30, 2014 – A little extra kitchen space is only a few clever hinges away.
Audiophile Furniture: A Treat for the Eyes and Ears
April 18, 2014 – Forward-thinking design for old-fashioned tech
Why Go to Starbucks When You Can Have an $11,000 Espresso Machine?
March 21, 2014 – The O² Top Brewer is the next best thing to your own private barista.
Hungry? Yummly Has an iPad App for That
March 19, 2014 – The Pandora of recipes is now available on Apple tablets.
It's Time to Chill Out About Hacked Fridges
January 22, 2014 – The recent Internet of Things attack should be a wake-up call for consumers and manufacturers.