Author Archives: Paul

About Paul

CERT Coordinator, Ham Radio Operator, GTD Fan; Photographer; Domino/Notes Administrator

PG&E – Electricity rate plan changes in October 2021

Objective: Trying to understand what changes are, options, etc Disclaimer: I live in Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo County, Central Coast, California – so YMMV. Rate-Plan: Time-of-use Note: If I don’t do anything, then it automatically shifts to this plan … Continue reading

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Automobiles – list of cars I’ve owned with pros and cons

Nissan Sentra (1985) -First car – which means I got really good at tinkering with it. Stick shift, which was interesting in New York City. Purchased used in 1989. 2-dr coupe. No A/C. -Pros: Amazing gas mileage – NYC to … Continue reading

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Adding Podcast links in widgets using block method

What’s new! I have created a new podcast (Paul Garth’s Week in Review) using the Anchor.fm podcast hosting system. Creating and uploading the audio, and publishing within the podcast portal is really easy to do. The only wrinkle so far … Continue reading

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SAS University – transitioned away from local installs to cloud

So far, I was using SAS University (on my Mac) by creating a VirtualBox VM, with SAS University then installed. The only issue I had, which happened a couple times, is that I would overlook the licensing renewal and end … Continue reading

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