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Can-do solution to hearing your cell phone in the shop

Like you, I go to my shop for a little peace and quiet. But it’s usually quite noisy. Machinery, radio, or TV noise can make it hard to hear a cell phone. I’ve found that a coffee can nicely amplifies the notification sound, and, as a bonus, protects the device from dust.  
—Tom Brock, Sacramento, Calif.


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