Monthly Archives: August 2015

Roku 3 Cheapened

I recently upgraded my streaming device from ROKU’s model 1 to their model 3 and was disappointed to find that the latter has only one HDMI connection for connecting to a family entertainment center, plus a USB connection for computers. … Continue reading

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The latest idea for covering the surface of reservoirs in California, to reduce evaporation, has been to dump millions of black plastic balls on the surface. Also, blocking sunlight from chlorinated water minimizes the formation of toxic chemicals. The reservoir … Continue reading

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