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Rants: The Gizmodo RSS Feed is broken…again

In 2010, I posted to this blog that I was going to stop reading Gizmodo because their RSS feed went to excerpts only. It’s a way for publishers to monetize readers who use RSS feeds. Basically, you’re given an excerpt of the article with a read-more link to see the full thing which takes you …

Technology: Automatic Pro and Lite and a Sub-Par product

I’m pretty upset with how Automatic handled their 2016 product lineup. First, some background: I pre-ordered the Automatic in 2013. I’ve covered the device extensively on this blog both the good and the bad and It think their V2 product made this a mainstream and awesome device.  Here’s my past coverage: https://adamchandler.me/blog/2013/09/06/technology-automatic-smart-driving-assistant/ https://adamchandler.me/blog/2015/04/27/tech-the-automatic-link-car-adapter/ https://adamchandler.me/blog/2015/05/19/tech-automatic-car-dongle-version-2-released/ https://adamchandler.me/blog/2015/12/02/my-car-automatic-driving-data/ …

Rants: Richard Thurman, Leave Me Alone!

After Dick tried to con me in August of 2015, he was back in April trying to get me to update my profile, he’s back today October 23rd.  Mr. Thurman, leave me alone!!!   Hey Adam,   I just noticed that you tried to update your profile, but unfortunately it looks like we were having some trouble. …