Local Tech Notes

Thoughts on technology and its uses on the North Coast.

Betas vs Silicon Valley

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I try out a lot of shows. I like winding down with a good show on the tube/pad/laptop/phone/some device. Netflix, Amazon Prime and iTunes. They’re everywhere I am. What a world we live in. So, when we still subscribed to…

Roadside Assistance

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Travelling can be fun. It can also be fraught with trouble and misshaps, especially when you depend on technology to keep your life and work moving while on the road. My work is all on line. So communication and work…

Will Wanders for a Cause

Will King

We’ve started offering our home again, via the¬†Warm Showers¬†website, to cyclists passing through town. I know, it sounds a little illicit, but it’s really quite innocent. Most people offer up a place to stay in trade for when they themselves…

A Small GMO Victory

I wanted to share a small victory. A relative had proclaimed herself an anti-GMO person to my consternation. She started sending me links, all of which I refuted. Then she told me she’d watched these 2 movies: Genetic Roulette and…