Chrysler Hacking Recall: Worse than it looks

I remember back in the 80's I was talking to a friend who thought I was being an alarmist when I said that the same internet connection that allows a person on the net could be used by someone else to either read or control your home machine.  Well time for me to be an … Continue reading Chrysler Hacking Recall: Worse than it looks

Car or Cat Litterbox if it’s a computer on the net it’s Hackable

I’m called DaTechGuy. My major in college back in 1985 was computer science, my first job was in the computer field and my last pre-national blogging job was in the computer field. I use computers, I like computer I respect how computers have made life easier. However when I see a story like this there … Continue reading Car or Cat Litterbox if it’s a computer on the net it’s Hackable

Private enterprise vs. government-owned

I love cars. What I love the most about cars is, cars represent independence: An individual with a car at their disposal is free to go anywhere they please, whenever they please, unfettered. All they need is a driver's license and a full tank of gas. You may not even have to know how to … Continue reading Private enterprise vs. government-owned

Ungreen: Henrik Fisker now working on a jacked-up Mustang

By John Ruberry The Los Angeles Auto Show, one of America's two major car exhibitions--the other is in Detroit--concludes today. This year's edition has been packed with debut cars, as it always is. But one vehicle caught my attention, the Galpin-Fisker Rocket, a muscled-up version of a muscle car, the Ford Mustang. The name Fisker may … Continue reading Ungreen: Henrik Fisker now working on a jacked-up Mustang

Finland Finland the country where I want to make cars

Barack Obama gets his Monty Python on: With the approval of the Obama administration, an electric car company that received a $529 million federal government loan guarantee is assembling its first line of cars in Finland, saying it could not find a facility in the United States capable of doing the work. As