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Mike Trethowan

 

Remember when Experts in the  media told the world that Electric Vehicles will not be viable until they can get ranges similar to a gasoline vehicle?  Well many electric vehicles, “EVs” already do get equivalent or even better range than my gasoline vehicle with a 25 gallon fuel tank.  There are many EVs to spotlight, but as Faraday is big in the news currently, for better and for worse, I start there.

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Mike Trethowan

 

 

Since I have software that is in need of protection I needed to come up with a simple serial number generator.  The format that I decided on was a simple four sets of six alphanumeric sequence.  Example: EICDG8-I56803-58BFEI-2D7I9B.

Snapshot-3I like juicing. There is nothing that tastes better than a juice made from good blend of fresh vegetables. Over the last thirty years I have owned several juicers. My current juicer is the Breville JE98XL Juice Extractor and I will state that it is the best that I have owned so far.

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Mike Trethowan

 

 

Recently I bought a Stratux Vk-162 Remote Mount USB GPS online from Amazon. Since I have worked with various GPS modules over the years, USB and OEM boards, I decided to do a short tutorial. This is a .Net based tutorial in VB to demonstrate how to decode a NMEA sentence.