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Quick and Dirty Furniture Repair

My mother in-law loves antique furniture. Much of this furniture is furniture that her father built, or purchased. She's got chairs, tables, beds and an assortment of other antique items. She also holds the hei...

Check Blind Spot Monitor System Toyota

Do you have the "Check Blind Spot Monitor System" error showing on the dash of your Toyota or Lexus vehicle (such as the Toyota Tacoma, or Lexus RX350)? Many new vehicles are coming equipped with a neat piec...

Toyota Transmission “Delayed-Engagement”

Is your Toyota vehicle experiencing delayed-engagement when shifting from Reverse to Drive? After driving Toyota vehicles for over 11 years, starting with a 2005 Toyota Tacoma, followed by a 2010 Toyota Tund...

Jamie Hyneman Leaving Tested

It's been no secret that Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman, though they have worked closely together for more than a decade, are not the best of buddies in the professional world. This might be a surprise to some, ...

2017 Chevrolet Volt vs. Tesla Model 3

Most of my viewers are aware that I love technology and I've been driving the 2013 Chevrolet Volt for quite some time! And, I've been watching the information come out about the Tesla Model 3, which appears to ...

Better Integrate MrNumber with iOS

MrNumber might be the coolest iOS app ever, that is if you experience the same problem so many people experience daily. Scammers, SPAMmers, fraudulent telemarketers, telemarketers who ignore that it is illegal ...

Pub Talk 03: Stickers and Cameras

In this Pub Talk, I talk about Stickers and my Camera Gear. You guys have been sending me stickers for months, but I haven't had a place to put them.  I don't really like putting stickers on my tools either. So...

Are We Living in a Simulated Reality?

I frequently think about the universe and its complexity and depending on who you talk to there are a lot of explanations for how it got here. Whether it be the creation of a God or just a big coincidence, or a...

Roanoke Skate Park Drone

We got some time today to go with the family to the Roanoke Skate Park in Roanoke Texas.  It is just north of Keller and Westlake on Highway 377.  Jon and Kerri had family (Shauna) in from out of town staying w...