New PC Build and Webcam Upgrades Push Limits of Webcam Geekery

Bigger! Better! Faster! Quieter! These were all requirements for my latest PC build, a fanless 140 watt TDP hexacore Intel i7-6800K in a very quiet case. I used the largest heat sink I’ve ever seen, with enough fins for 4 dozen sharks, and some low speed ultra quiet fans. To keep up with the fast […]

Final Accounting For Solar Year 3, SoCalEd Pays Us $74

We ended up being net producers of electricity for our third billing year having solar power online. It was also the first full year during which we charged a Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV), which was charged nowhere else in the entire year. With all of that we still were net producers of electricity while running […]