People don’t respect your time as an at-home writer

One thing I learned about being a full-time, at-home writer: people don’t respect your time. It’s like, “You’re a writer? Haha, that’s funny. Why don’t you come over and help me paint my house? I’m counting on you.” That sort of thing.

Apple unveils interactive HomeKit experiences in retail stores worldwide

Apple didn’t put a little home in each of its stores, but TechCrunch reports, “Apple has unveiled interactive HomeKit experiences in 46 of its retail stores worldwide ... when you go into Apple’s new retail stores you’ll be able to use the Home app from either an Apple Watch, iPhone or iPad to control devices like the Philips Hue light bulb, the Hunter ceiling fan and many others.”

Using a Tesla battery pack for off-grid solar power alvin March 26, 2015 - 10:07am

This pictorial shows a series of images where a man is working on a project to use a Tesla battery pack custom to power an “off-grid solar power setup.” After reviewing the images, follow the link in the first paragraph of the pictorial to learn more about what he’s doing.