Category Archives: Gadgets and bits

Solar WIFI Bin

Whilst in Morocco I saw and used some of the many WIFI Solar Routers / Rubbish Bins to be found on the streets. They can have different and many sponsors or just the one. The password to be used is … Continue reading

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Project “Smart Home” (II)

Alarm Further to earlier considerations, I have selected a local company “Les Clefs de la Tranquilité” to assist in this project.     In fact the first step is taking place as I write with the installation of a complete … Continue reading

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Upset ? Me?

Another calamity coming from the US. A few years ago I purchased a “Chest Transmitter” to monitor my heart frequence when I do excercises. Not something I do regularly but I was recovering from a heart attack and was a … Continue reading

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Project “Domotics”

Laying awake in the middle of the night and incapable of finding sleep my mind wonders from one possible project to the other. With the onset of the New Year almost upon us and the inevitable resolutions, I have decided … Continue reading

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Auto consumption (II)

I think I have calmed down enough to be able to report what I would qualify as a calamity. Further to my first post on the subject at the beginning of the month, I signed and paid for an order … Continue reading

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Auto consumption

Currently studying, comparing and checking offers in preparation for a tel. co. later this afternoon. This will be the 3rd attempt to get a project on the road to install solar (photovotaic) panels to reduce our dependance on grid electricity … Continue reading

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Birthday present

  I am very pleased with my birthday present despite a couple of facts: It is a US (Texas) company. This means I have defaulted on my new commitment to boycott US products. It is Google powered and I HATE … Continue reading

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