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A Contest and a Story

Win a Free Mooshimeter! After the adventure in home repair (below), I’ve been interested in finding new ways to use the Mooshimeter around the house.  Will you find a new way to improve on a classic home repair?  Or, will you shave precious moments off of your chore list?  Tell us  how you will use […]

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Campaign By Numbers

One of the fun parts of this campaign was watching the back-end analytics.  I want to share some of the interesting moments and numbers with you. The Launch The first few days had three distinct waves of traffic: Friends and Family drived a healthy start, and within 10 hours of launch we had raised 10k […]

Will It Blend: PF Setup

Why do I care about Power Factor?

Bad power factors cost you money in the form of extra wire losses and increased strain on the power infrastructure.  They reduce the amount of usable energy a circuit can provide but are often overlooked because they can be difficult to measure.  This post talks about what power factor does to a system and how […]

We are funded! Next up: Stretch Goals

The Mooshimeter crowdfunding campaign has hit its goal with more than a month remaining!  It has been a real trip so far, and I’ve already blown through one keyboard’s F5 key tracking progress.  Now we get to further refine the Mooshimeter to better suit your needs, based on your comments, suggestions, and stories.  To that end, […]