Category: Technology


A Roaming Echo

In the past Courtney and I have discussed the value of having a digital home-assistant like the Amazon Echo. Would it be something useful in an RV (or even a tiny home) or would it be something we’d hold off purchasing if we decided to take root somewhere in a sticks and bricks domecile?
*(I’m a geek and the aforementioned home-assistants can be programmed beyond what comes “out of the box” — something that I find to be, well, awesome.)*

Last week, Courtney told me she bought me a present and it would require me doing some research (*whut?*). That present arrived the other day.


A very mobile phone

We went out geocaching and drone flying with Courtney’s Parental Units, Southwest Division. At some point she dropped her phone and we didn’t realize it until we got back to The Wagon. We retraced...


Droning on and on

When Courtney’s Parental Units (Southwest Division) came to visit us in November, they brought along their drone (a DJI Phantom). It was just too cool for us not to want one as well. After...


Signal Strength

Courtney’s job requires that she have a reliable internet connection (before I got laid off, I required internet as well and we sucked a lot of bandwidth between the two of us). When we...


Road to Death Valley

Quartzsite to Death Valley California I feel like today was the first real day of our vacation…and it’s already Thursday! This was supposed to be a 5.5 hour trip.  However, we’re not morning people.  So...


We Use How Much Bandwidth?!

When we first started talking about the possibility of living and working from an RV one of the first questions that came up was Internet.  Both our jobs require that we be connected to...

Apps We Use

Teenage Mutant Leela’s Hurdles Your best is an idiot! I am the man with no name, Zapp Brannigan! Bender, we’re trying our best. Oh God, what have I done?


Hello, Morgan Somehow, I doubt that. You have a good heart, Dexter. Only you could make those words cute. Cops, another community I’m not part of.