Category Archives: Technology

Smartphone home screen: June 2017

Still rocking the Nexus 5x, and still hoping to upgrade my device sooner rather than later. I had been thinking Pixel, but now I am also thinking iPhone. We’ll see. Otherwise, I am still using Action Launcher and as you … Continue reading

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Current Lineup: June 2017

Nexus 5x running on Project Fi, LG Watch Sport (with Project Fi data-only SIM), and Apple Earpods.

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Smartphone home screen: January 2017

My home screen as I finish out 2016 and move into 2017. I prefer to keep things simple and currently have my phone setup with just one screen of icons. I use Action Launcher so all my other installed apps … Continue reading

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Current Lineup: August 2016

OnePlus 3 (on a data-only Project Fi SIM), Moto 360 Sport, HTC Re, and Fitbit One. Along with some bamboo sided sunglasses.

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My ongoing Bitcoin experiment

Calling it an “experiment” probably makes it sound grander than it actually it…but I have been experimenting with Bitcoin. Sometime around mid-2014 (I think) I started paying closer attention to Bitcoin. By that I mean reading articles I stumbled upon … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi 3 over VNC

Geeky fun…today I setup my Raspberry Pi 3 so I could control it through my Mac. I previously installed Raspbian on the Pi 3 and also had the WiFi setup so it would connect to my home network. Today I … Continue reading

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Project Fi hooked me with the data-only SIM

When I switched to Project Fi it was mainly a matter of curiosity, and also some filling in the gaps of coverage. I wanted to see how the WiFi, T-Mobile and Sprint network switching would work. More to the point, … Continue reading

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