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The disappearing digital divide?

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I live in a beautiful town called Standish, Michigan. Our total population is around 1400 people, and the majority of our population are farmers. That is to ...

Open Source On the Go

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Is there a more prominent sign of being a geek than wanting to have your special OSS tooling at hand 24x7? I started writing this post as a review of the Pin...

Not everything new is sucky

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Our team had a lively discussion yesterday around Kubernetes and the fallacy of innovation & ROI from tech. I am usually the curmudgeon old grey beard, b...

Fleet EV Charging in NYC

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I landed at LGA Airport yesterday and, for the first time, had a Tesla Uber Model 3 I was a bit surprised to see. We lived in Brooklyn and drove a Model 3, a...

Thoughts on Rural Energy Transition

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In between calls, I decided to split some wood. I find it incredibly relaxing, and it’s a great workout. I was thinking about a conversation I had with a bud...

Kinderlevel Deutsch - Keeping Current

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TL;DR There is a reason, despite spending an abundant amount of hours in Tcl/Tk and Perl, I can only barely read the codebases of years past. I lost it. Germ...

Where I Get My News

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Introduction I value my time abroad at all stages of my life. While making me not only a better and more curious person, it has changed the way I consume and...