Looking Out From the Garage: August 2008

Anyone Dash yet?

I've been looking at this GPS unit, the Dash Express

It looks pretty cool.  It has internet connectivity through cellular and wifi networks.  So, instead of having a static list of restaurants or other area points of interest... it can search.  Maps can be automatically updated.  Traffic heat maps are on a whole new dimension. 

It also give three different route choices, their mileage and expected time.  That would be great for me, because I often like to go a slightly different way in order to accomplish something along the way (gotta combine those trips, you know!). 

But... using one is the best way to know about one...

Any users? 

And if you aren't, go wander around the site and see what you think.

Find YOUR Dream HomeWhat's YOUR Home Worth?How's the Market?

Unless otherwise noted, all content of this blog is the property of Lane Bailey, ©2012 Lane Bailey. 

I'd love to hear from you...

DeliciousDiggRSSOn TwitterFaceBook

Email Me

Comment balloon 13 commentsLane Bailey • August 30 2008 08:11PM
Anyone Dash yet?
share
I've been looking at this GPS unit, the Dash Express It looks pretty cool. It has internet connectivity through cellular and wifi networks. So, instead of having a static list of restaurants or other area points of interest… it can… more
It isn't rocket science…
share
I have been littering the political posts of A|R with comments about policies being proposed by either McCain or Obama. In some cases I have alluded to other things I think they should be considering. And in both cases I think that the parties and… more
Blog Anthology, Posts dated 8/17-8/23
share
You want to race what? Seriously, there are a couple of real air race videos for this video Sunday… and one NOT serious, but hilarious. Jon Washburn here has been tracking a pile of RE blogs for a few months. I have scraped my way up to… more
Blog Anthology, Posts dated 8/10-8/16
share
Racing is racing… there are just different scales F1 costs $300m+ to field a team for a year. Nascar is starting to approach $100m. Saturday Night Dirt Track racing can take up $25k or $250k. What if you only want to spend $500? There is a… more
Blog Anthology, Posts dated 8/3-8/9
share
I have not made it a secret that I LOVE WRC (World Rally Championship) racing. It is simply just about the most exciting form of racing in the world. So, for Video Sunday, I got Back in the Rally again… Video Sunday I am a fan of… more
Blog Anthology, Posts dated 7/27-8/2
share
Trying to get back on schedule withthe anthology of blog posts on LaneBailey. com… For Video Sunday, I paid a visit to one of the coolest tracks in the world… one that most people have never heard of. Nordschleife, the real Nurburgring … more
Rainbow Fish… Bad for our children.
share
I'm sitting here watching Barack Obama deliver his acceptance speech. And earlier today, I was thinking about the book Rainbow Fish And they gel. For the person out there that isn't familiar with this children's book, it is about a fish… more
Historic Green…
share
Everything old is new again… Like electric cars. Think that they are a new idea? Think again. In 1907, the Anderson Electric Car Company (later Detroit Electric) began building electric cars. The range was over 80 miles… in 1907. Of… more
I need help with something on my shoe…
share
I am cleaning up my blog… and it is really not fun. I am making a few changes to the old posts, basically cleaning up the tags and adding "Read More" tags. Boring… But, it is also forcing me to look at old posts. One of… more
Obama's Housing Plan
share
It is pretty easy to start out by saying that I am NOT a fan of Barak Obama for President. As I have watched his candidacy unfold, I have noticed it long on rhetoric and short on reality, forethought and responsibility. Yesterday, Inman had… more