Living with an electric car in Wisconsin: Winter 2020 Update

As I mentioned back in May, I bought a new electric car this year.  As the weather began to turn cold, I noticed the effective range go down.  It is generally ok, though because everything that I would really need to drive to is within 20 miles of my house.  I did find myself needing …

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Thoughts on the Mobvoi TicWatch Pro 3 GPS Smartwatch

Back in 2012, I backed the Pebble e-paper watch on kickstarter.  My thought at the time was that it would be a good way of looking at my messages without pulling out my phone.  It worked fine for that but it is a pretty limited use case and you still need to be within bluetooth …

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Living with an electric car in Wisconsin: Repairs

One of the really nice things about buying an electric car is that you don’t need to repair it as often.  When fewer things move, there are fewer things that can break.  Thanks to regenerative braking, even the brake pads are expected to last a freakishly long time.  The big question is what to do …

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