E30 M3 – Imperial Collision

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From My Cell Phone

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Double rainbow!

From My Cell Phone

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Autozone is the preferred place for classic Porsche owners to service their cars.

From My Cell Phone

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Saw this on Friday as I was leaving work. Someone here has a very nice clean GT3.

From My Cell Phone

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Battle Station

From My Cell Phone

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My cell phone has better low light capabilities than my DSLR

On USB Flash Drives

Bought another USB flash drive the other day, and suddenly it clicked in my head that I purchased a storage device that was $40, reads and write at well over 100mbyte/sec, and holds 128gbytes, in the palm of my hand.

Benchmarked my old and new drive. Technology has come a long way since 1.44mbyte floppy disks.

Kingston DataTraveler Ultimate 32GB
Sequential read, 1 file, 1024MB: 126MB/sec
Sequential write, 1 file, 1024MB: 82MB/sec

PNY Turbo 128GB
Sequential read, 1 file, 1024MB: 183MB/sec
Sequential write, 1 file, 1024MB: 109MB/sec

 

4G LTE Battle Showdown: Sprint vs. AT&T vs. T-Mobile

Sitting in a cafe in Austin gave me the perfect opportunity to have a 4G LTE showdown. I have a Nexus 5 on Sprint’s 4G LTE service, and my girlfriend has a Nexus 5 on AT&T’s 4G LTE and a Nexus 7 on T-Mobile’s 4G LTE. We all did a speedtest. Results below.

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Houston Coffee and Cars – January 2014

Bulging Capacitors

My workstation had been experiencing a lot of instability lately. Decided to tear it down and look for issues, and look at what I found: