Back from Summer Break: Droid Razr Maxx Car Dock

Summer is long over here in New England, and with snow falling from the sky, naturally my thoughts return back to the machine shop, the electronics lab, and the pile of projects waiting to be completed. About two years ago, I designed a universal dashboard mounting system for my car.  The basic idea is that ...

Custom Droid Car Dock 1

My passion for in-car tunes goes back well over ten years, with the a half-finished (but functional) automotive MP3 player that could emulate a BMW CD changer.  It seems so quaint now, but it’s key to remember that those were the days before the iPod even existed!  After receiving an iPod as a gift in ...

Motorcycle GPS Options

This is originally from an email to a friend asking my opinion on motorcycle GPS options…

USB Host Mode on Motorola Droid

It’s good to note that someone’s been making some progress getting USB host mode to work on the Droid… I have a few ideas for things to do with this, though it seems like they’re all going to involve rooted phones to be useful.