Alan Pringle

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2015 Honda Fit MPG: year two mileage

I have owned my 2015 Honda Fit EX for two years today, and it has almost 35,000 miles on it. The overall mileage in year two is:
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TRENDnet TEW-812DRU: DD-WRT improves speed and reliability

Installing DD-WRT on my TRENDnet TEW-812DRU wireless router turned an increasingly undependable router into a more reliable, speedier device.
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Ronco presents: Star Trackin’ ’76

Travel back to the mid-1970s with Ronco’s collection Star Trackin’ ’76.

The adjacent apostrophes in the title are as awkward as the astronaut’s suit in the cover art. That front flap doesn’t look NASA approved.

Side One

  1. Theme from S.W.A.T. (Rhythm Heritage)star_trackin_76
  2. You Sexy Thing (Hot Chocolate)
  3. Dancing Machine (Jackson 5)
  4. Sideshow (Blue Magic)
  5. Midnight Rider (Greg Allman)
  6. Keep Holdin’ On (Temptations)
  7. Could It Be Magic (Barry Manilow)
  8. Keep on Smiling (Wet Willie)
  9. Love Won’t Let Me Wait (Major Harris)
  10. Just Too Many People (Melissa Manchester)

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Router reset timer: $10 (or less) well spent

Every wireless router I’ve owned needed rebooting every once in a while—usually a matter of unplugging it for a few seconds. My TRENDnet TEW-812DRU router is no exception, but I’ve automated rebooting with an inexpensive router reset timer.
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