Bye Bye Volt

Alas, all good things, etc etc. Tonight I returned the Chevy Volt I leased three years ago. In the intervening time I drove 54,000 miles, at an average of 98mpg, using 550 gallons of gas. Had I continued with the Passat wagon I had before that, which got about 28mpg, I would have burned 1928Read More

HP-75C Handheld Computer

While up at MakeIt a few weeks ago, a fellow maker came up to me and handed me a Samsonite briefcase. With a wink and a smile, he said “Take this. You’ll like it.” Ohhhkay, I’ll bite. Lets check this out. Opening up the case revealed… an HP 75C handheld computer, made by Hewlett PackardRead More