Author Archives: sevencyclist

Finally Updated to Nougat

Finally Android 7.0 was pushed down to my phone.  One reason why I got the Nexus 6 was so that I would get timely security updates.  Well, that was the plan at least.  I was on 6.0.1 for a long … Continue reading

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Ugh Daylight Savings Time Again

Not again … It’s time change again.  I was just getting used to it being light enough at 6:30 am where I didn’t need my lights for my ride, but as I look out my window, it is dark.   … Continue reading

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Evacuation in San Jose due to Flood?

I have seen pictures of flood from Katrina and various other floods in the South, but I never thought we would see that here, in California, especially with us having the severe drought.  Well, with all the rains lately, it’s … Continue reading

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Wind Advisory and I Ride Right Into It

So I finally find a day that it’s not raining, and is a gorgeous day.  I did recall the news, and my accuweather app stating there is a wind advisory, especially in the San Gabriel Mountains.  However, that was not … Continue reading

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Portable Chargers Are a Must on My Bike Rides

Portable chargers are great!  With the way we use Garmins, smarphones, cameras, and expect them to last throughout the whole ride, what we don’t realize is that it can run out of juice. How many times, do you go through … Continue reading

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So Far I’m Liking Google Fi

This year, I decided to sign up for Google Fi.  You may ask, what is Google Fi?  Well, the biggest benefit is that it attempts to latch onto cell signal from a number of different carriers (including Sprint and T-Mobile, … Continue reading

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Super Sunday … Meh

I should have been really excited about this year’s Super Bowl.  I mean it has two of the highest scoring teams, Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots.  But I think the way the hype has been, instead of charging up … Continue reading

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