Why the Saveiro?
May 3, 2021
on Why the Saveiro?
It's a strange combination of characteristics. Here is a list: I don't want a non-electric car but electrics are not ready for prime time in Guatemala
What Electric Vehicle to Buy
April 15, 2021
on What Electric Vehicle to Buy
Living in Guatemala, there are no choices today and the only one in the short-term is apparently a Volvo. That's the reason I bought a "temporary" gas
New Family Member
March 24, 2021
on New Family Member
On Monday we added a new family member, a VW Saveiro extended cab pickup. If you have never heard of it it is probably because you are in the U.S. VW has
March 23, 2021
Fylz is not going away or being replaced. What is changing is the hosting for the site. I am posting this as a warning at there will some time when this blog
Are Electric Vehicles a Disaster?
January 28, 2021
on Are Electric Vehicles a Disaster?
I continually hear all the reasons freeing us up from using petroleum is a disaster. Last night (in coast-to-coast-am) I heard another "electric vehicles are
Oh So Much Has Happened
March 30, 2020
on Oh So Much Has Happened
No, I have not been lost. I have just been posting a lot of stuff in a lot of places. I now realize the error of my ways so let me get you up to date. Well,
Talking to Cameras with Motion
October 14, 2018
on Talking to Cameras with Motion
Adding pictures from web cams used to be easy. They usually had the ability to FTP an image to wherever you want. Unfortunately, "modern" web cams have more
My Life with Transistors
September 22, 2018
on My Life with Transistors
When I was young, my dad worked at National Technical Schools, a technical trade school that was world-famous. It offered correspondence courses in electronics
OutWiker – the tree notes organizer
June 25, 2018
on OutWiker – the tree notes organizer
If you know me you probably know I have been using Zim for years to organize notes. It is billed as a "Desktop Wiki". In the Zim group someone mentioned
May 22, 2018
on Instant Pot
No, this has nothing to do with fast growing marijuana. (Is there such a thing?) This is a kitchen appliance that I avoided buying for quite a while. Why?