Solving Homelessness: Goodbye Street People

Firstly, I know, homelessness has a stigma. You can call it whatever you want, but I'm sticking with the most commonly used term.

Secondly, this is a broad issue and term. Some people choose to live 'home free,' others, battle addiction issues, some just don't make enough money to afford non-temporary accommodations.


The $199 Pinebook Pro ARM64 Linux Laptop โ€“ Unboxing and First Impressions
The first part in a many part series (and it's NOT an AD). . .


The $199 Pinebook Pro ARM64 Linux Laptop - Unboxing and First Impressions-- Pine64 is a community-based platform. They make single board computers, some laptops... they're working on a tab

The Ecobee SmartThermostat with voice control: is Amazonโ€™s Alexa spying on you?
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Almost 50% of your home energy consumption is heating and cooling related according to the EPA. That's a pretty big chunk and creates a lot of room for potential savings. Let me sta

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For the Maker: Portable Gaming Machineโ€ฆ Look out Nintendo! Hello ODROID-GO Gaming Kit!
Want a fun -- some assembly required -- portable gaming experience? How about something that's kid friendly and a great intro for how hardware tech works? If so, keep reading...

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