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Forum: Foo
01-20-20, 02:13 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 61,545
Posted By genec

We make ours with pesto, and cook it in a smoker...

We make ours with pesto, and cook it in a smoker on a pizza stone. (Traeger).

Oh sooo good.
Forum: Foo
01-20-20, 01:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 336
Posted By genec

Oh, nearly forgot, raw chili peppers are OK...

Oh, nearly forgot, raw chili peppers are OK too... as long as you eat a lot of them... you know... jalapeños, serranos. Otherwise.... "you don't deserve a beer... wussy."
Forum: Foo
01-20-20, 12:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 336
Posted By genec

I hear in Texas the only green that should be...

I hear in Texas the only green that should be eaten is guacamole.
Forum: Foo
01-20-20, 12:13 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 61,545
Posted By genec

Simple answer to the OP... "because you eat it." ...

Simple answer to the OP... "because you eat it."

Of course it could be a reference to their architectural style... so dated.
Forum: Foo
01-20-20, 12:02 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 936
Posted By genec

Wow... try to imaging how much better it would...

Wow... try to imaging how much better it would sound if it were directly wired speakers... not digitally compressed and chopped. Of course, if they are MP3s, at low sample rates... it doesn't...
Forum: Foo
01-18-20, 09:36 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 5,524
Posted By genec

Nothing wrong with those... as long as the driver...

Nothing wrong with those... as long as the driver os not on "automatic."

Wife just bought a '95 Miata, cause she wanted a "summer car." (And thinks I need a "project.") The thing is a blast to...
Forum: Foo
01-17-20, 05:03 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 80,038
Posted By genec

I am old and educated, and well experienced. I...

I am old and educated, and well experienced. I was retired. I have been "called back."

My history includes lay offs, divesitures and company shut downs.

I have a totally different...
Forum: Foo
01-17-20, 04:49 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 5,524
Posted By genec

Check out this whole thread... apparently there...

Check out this whole thread... apparently there are folks here that may not agree with you. ;)

Not me mind you... but there ARE some folks...:innocent:
Forum: Foo
01-17-20, 02:08 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 5,524
Posted By genec

Regarding the "high publicity accidents..." the...

Regarding the "high publicity accidents..." the various companies involved are going about this in vastly different ways, and those companies that have a history of deaths are more likely to be...
Forum: Foo
01-17-20, 03:31 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 5,524
Posted By genec

I wonder how long it will really take... I look...

I wonder how long it will really take... I look at it three ways...
One, the marketing folks are always overhyping. I've been in tech long enough to see a lot of hype, and some huge failures. ...
Forum: Foo
01-16-20, 12:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 751
Posted By genec

Yup, basically. Works that way with some...

Yup, basically.

Works that way with some small town law enforcement too.

Sometimes the training is pretty good. I know a remote area where volunteers get full certified paramedic training when...
Forum: Foo
01-15-20, 12:57 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 5,524
Posted By genec

Could be worse... I understand that there are...

Could be worse... I understand that there are wireless charging stations being developed and deployed... that run on solar energy... so eventually those electric AI cars will just hang out near a...
Forum: Foo
01-15-20, 06:29 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 5,524
Posted By genec

Gee recent innovations include better cheaper...

Gee recent innovations include better cheaper LIDAR, and Quacomm (the heart of most smarphones) announcing their focus on AV communication.
...
Forum: Foo
01-14-20, 05:13 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 5,524
Posted By genec

What happens when you can't see the road for any...

What happens when you can't see the road for any reason, and why do you feel that there are NOT redundant failsafes built-in to such a complex system?

And what if it did just coast to a stop and...
Forum: Foo
01-14-20, 01:52 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 936
Posted By genec

Oh, I bow to your obviously "superior knowledge"...

Oh, I bow to your obviously "superior knowledge" of wireless consumer products... :rolleyes: :roflmao:
Forum: Foo
01-14-20, 11:32 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 5,524
Posted By genec

Gee, as a human I have always found those...

Gee, as a human I have always found those "suddenly can't see a thing" situations as requiring getting off the road, so I see no difference for a computer driven vehicle... and suspect that a car...
Forum: Foo
01-14-20, 07:48 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 936
Posted By genec

Improving BT still does not make it EQUAL to...

Improving BT still does not make it EQUAL to wired headphone quality. What part of a dumb spec do you fail to understand?

As far as not knowing what I am talking about... I have been working in...
Forum: Foo
01-14-20, 05:14 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 5,524
Posted By genec

Unless of course that alert simply means the car...

Unless of course that alert simply means the car rolls to the side of the road and stops, until conditions clear... much as I do in blinding rain and snow. Oops... guess I am only a level 4...
Forum: Foo
01-14-20, 05:10 AM
Replies: 8,454
Views: 833,910
Posted By genec

Typical Florida home, eh?

Typical Florida home, eh?
Forum: Foo
01-14-20, 02:03 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 936
Posted By genec

Uh, that is exactly my point... there are no...

Uh, that is exactly my point... there are no "changes to the standard" for wired headphones. The 3.5mm jack on my laptop is the same as on my PC, my various TVs, my portable CD player, ipod, my...
Forum: Foo
01-13-20, 12:44 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 936
Posted By genec

Yet another thing to lose, recharge and have to...

Yet another thing to lose, recharge and have to carry, and buy anew as the BT standard changes, that delivers "almost acceptable" sound... just so the very standard 3.5mm jack doesn't "ruin" the...
Forum: Foo
01-13-20, 11:32 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 5,524
Posted By genec

Uh, "magazines... I can't remember which ones...

Uh, "magazines... I can't remember which ones though... lots of pictures... " ;)
Forum: Foo
01-13-20, 11:29 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 936
Posted By genec

Actually 8 inch. I also worked on a system back...

Actually 8 inch. I also worked on a system back in the day with real Winchester drives... huge things that made the floor in the computer center vibrate. (SDSU computer center, back in 1981, to be...
Forum: Foo
01-13-20, 06:26 AM
Forum: Foo
01-13-20, 12:44 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 936
Posted By genec

And yet this came along in the 70s...go figure. ...

And yet this came along in the 70s...go figure. ;)
https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/400x267/s_l400_91761b67b1d78069e2d7fe34d8f9a2c2654efbfc.jpg
Forum: Foo
01-13-20, 12:01 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 5,524
Posted By genec

Some of us old farts still prefer the printed...

Some of us old farts still prefer the printed word. Reading one right now that a friend wrote. Yeah... people still WRITE books too.
Forum: Foo
01-12-20, 11:47 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 936
Posted By genec

Planned obsolescence verses style obsolescence......

Planned obsolescence verses style obsolescence...

ZDNet: An Apple store Genius shows how the iPad Pro can't replace a PC....
Forum: Foo
01-12-20, 02:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 751
Posted By genec

It's good to be prepared, but has anyone in the...

It's good to be prepared, but has anyone in the house ever used an extinguisher? During a moment of panic is NOT the time to stop and read the instructions.

Check the dates on your extinguishers...
Forum: Foo
01-11-20, 04:33 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 751
Posted By genec

Tell her I am sorry... and should not make...

Tell her I am sorry... and should not make assumptions... if she will please forgive me. She looks like the forgiving kind... And I can find marshmallows.

Hey good on you for reporting the...
Forum: Foo
01-11-20, 12:15 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 751
Posted By genec

Yeah, sadly smoke is usually the precursor to...

Yeah, sadly smoke is usually the precursor to ignition. My father once showed me how smoke can be easily lit and carries back to the source, as it is full of lots of hot volatile gases.

This...
Forum: Foo
01-11-20, 08:54 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 5,524
Posted By genec

Well here is a neat idea from VW... a "surfer...

Well here is a neat idea from VW... a "surfer van" that can serve double duty as an autonomous delivery vehicle. Currently targeted for Level 4 AV service, the EV can also be used as backup power.
...
Forum: Foo
01-11-20, 02:37 AM
Replies: 346
Views: 21,616
Posted By genec

Eh, slight variation here... ...

Eh, slight variation here...
Floridamom...Former Mrs. Florida headed to prison for stealing elderly mom’s Social Security checks
https://amp.usatoday.com/amp/4429789002
Forum: Foo
01-11-20, 02:06 AM
Replies: 346
Views: 21,616
Posted By genec

Floridaman refuses to pay for gold plated steaks....

Floridaman refuses to pay for gold plated steaks.



https://thetakeout.com/salt-bae-gold-steak-police-1840931391

He paid, after police showed, but he took the leftovers home.
Forum: Foo
01-10-20, 05:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 178
Posted By genec

Honestly seems like the best advice... a liter is...

Honestly seems like the best advice... a liter is about 34oz, and the dispersion of the chemicals to that amount of water is what is called for.

Collapsible is the carry solution... and clips make...
Forum: Foo
01-09-20, 02:33 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 5,524
Posted By genec

New cheaper, soon to be ubiquitous LIDAR sensors...

New cheaper, soon to be ubiquitous LIDAR sensors may be the key...



https://www.theverge.com/platform/amp/2020/1/7/21055011/lidar-sensor-self-driving-mainstream-mass-market-velodyne-ces-2020
...
Forum: Foo
01-08-20, 12:38 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 936
Posted By genec

Not confused at all... i can read the...

Not confused at all... i can read the handwriting on the wall... you are blind.

Perhaps a better "obsolete tech example" is your old 1G phone, or your 2G phone... how long after 3G and 4G came...
Forum: Foo
01-07-20, 03:35 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 936
Posted By genec

Oh man... you went right for the planned...

Oh man... you went right for the planned obsolescence answer. See... as I said in the OP... all those existing expensive BT headsets just became obsolete... and you just proved it. Thanks for...
Forum: Foo
01-07-20, 03:10 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 936
Posted By genec

It's not obsolete TODAY. Give it a couple...

It's not obsolete TODAY.

Give it a couple years. .. as I mentioned...about then, time for batteries to fail. Then users go in and want batteries installed... at $49 dollars or whatever......
Forum: Foo
01-07-20, 02:45 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 936
Posted By genec

You choose your obsolete tech example, I'll...

You choose your obsolete tech example, I'll choose mine. :lol:

I still want my audio jack as a choice. That tech was not obsolete... it was higher quality... and now lost due to "style," not...
Forum: Foo
01-07-20, 02:28 PM
Replies: 8,454
Views: 833,910
Posted By genec

Too new... wait till they green up... are usually...

Too new... wait till they green up... are usually brighter than the old ones.
Forum: Foo
01-07-20, 02:25 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 936
Posted By genec

BT headsets don't bother me... removing the other...

BT headsets don't bother me... removing the other choice, the audio jack, bothers me... and according to your post, you too.

I am merely chuckling at all those very expensive earbuds going...
Forum: Foo
01-07-20, 02:22 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 936
Posted By genec

3.5 disks is an example of newer tech obsoleting...

3.5 disks is an example of newer tech obsoleting older tech. Like the new BT standard WILL obsolete the old standard.
Forum: Foo
01-07-20, 01:36 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 936
Posted By genec

These days I design Satcom stuff... have not...

These days I design Satcom stuff... have not worked on cell phones in 4 years.

I guess these guys don't know what they are talking about...


Wow... too bad.
...
Forum: Foo
01-07-20, 01:28 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 936
Posted By genec

Yet. Give it a couple years. and no, I...

Yet. Give it a couple years.

and no, I missed "keep the headphone jacks" comment.
Forum: Foo
01-07-20, 11:18 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 936
Posted By genec

Removing a feature, such as a headphone jack, and...

Removing a feature, such as a headphone jack, and limiting users to low fidelity limited run time headsets is NOT a technical improvement. Welcome to the world of marketing. They got you... hook,...
Forum: Foo
01-07-20, 08:50 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 936
Posted By genec

You seem to not understand what "churn" in the...

You seem to not understand what "churn" in the consumer products industry means... still have any 3.5 inch "floppy disks" around?

Since wireless headset batteries die in about 2 years or so, old...
Forum: Foo
01-07-20, 08:45 AM
Replies: 8,454
Views: 833,910
Posted By genec

I doubt it... those grow pretty fast... but I...

I doubt it... those grow pretty fast... but I suspect that isn't exactly "a tender new paddle" either. The thorns on the new ones are short and uh, "soft."

Certainly not the best choice. :lol:
Forum: Foo
01-07-20, 06:14 AM
Replies: 8,454
Views: 833,910
Posted By genec

Yup, makes a dish called "nopales," best made...

Yup, makes a dish called "nopales," best made with tender new cactus "paddles."

Used to "harvest" my cactus for my neighbor all the time... but I just gently broke off the paddles.

Tastes sort...
Forum: Foo
01-07-20, 06:11 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 936
Posted By genec

What? I can't hear you, my wired earbuds work...

What? I can't hear you, my wired earbuds work perfectly!
01-07-20, 05:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 417
Posted By genec

Back a decade or so ago, I had a daily commute...

Back a decade or so ago, I had a daily commute that included a short section of interstate 5 in San Diego... it is legal to be on this section. The return trip home was uphill, off at an offramp and...
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