Archive for November, 2007

Emergency Beacon / GPS Tracker

Friday, November 30th, 2007

I just came across this company and their product launched 1 November, 2007. Small, lightweight and portable, it combines EPIRB type emergency beacon functions with a general purpose GPS locator tracker and simple "I'm OK" message functions. It looks like it would be great for hikers, skiers, climbers, mountain bikers, off-road motorcyclists, ...

Ready to Ship – Final BEV Buildup Photos

Thursday, November 29th, 2007

We are pulling out to put the rig on the ship to Chile in a couple of days. I am still working down the last items on the endless "to do" list. Today I discovered that the spare main circuit board for our refrigerator we've been carrying around for the last ...

Buchanan’s Book, America and Immigration

Monday, November 26th, 2007

What do you think of the idea that the United States of America is probably destined to disinegrate into clusters of independent states? What is your opinion of the idea that America is divinely appointed as the world's leader, now and forever? How about America as the racially pure homeland of descendants ...

My Eyes

Thursday, November 8th, 2007

The Decision These are my eyes.   They’ve served me pretty well over the years, and my wife says she likes them, but they finally got to the point where they needed some help.

Captain Orr’s Archive

Wednesday, November 7th, 2007

While moving some data around to prepare for our departure overseas I came across the columns I wrote for the magazine Data Management Review. Since I shut down my last company's web site, there has not been a full archive of these columns available online. In the interests of the former customers, team members, ...