Tag Archives: GPS

Tired. Literally.

By | Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 9:38 am

Last week was very busy. Wednesday, on my way to work I had a blowout. My right front tire blew as I was driving to work. I was in Kenosha county, so at least the tow wasn’t too bad. I couldn’t get the trunk open to get to the spare and the jack (darn it,… Read More »

App Crap

By | Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 6:19 pm

What’s with all of the Android app issues all of a sudden?? First, Google Navigation–the absolute best (and totally free) navigation app available for Android–pretty much threw in the towel recently by removing the ability to control the voice volume for the navigation while integrating a very natural and human-sounding internal speech engine.  Now, whenever… Read More »

Doggie down!

By | Saturday, June 30, 2012 at 2:20 pm

Ty, Kevin, Socks and I walked around the lakefront this morning.  It was close to 3 miles, but I missed the first chunk of it on my map, because I didn’t realize my GPS was turned off at first.  We got close to where the 2-mile marker is on my map, when socks walked up… Read More »

Big “I”

By | Friday, June 22, 2012 at 4:51 pm

I drew a big “I” today, walking at lunch. It’s a little crooked in spots, due to me having to walk around obstacles and trying not to fall down when walking through the lumpy grass in Victory Park. Wearing Shape-Ups (curved, instead of standard flat shoes) makes walking on bumpy terrain pretty dangerous. Anyway, with… Read More »