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EEVblog #82 – 10th Anniversary of GPS & Geocaching thanks to Bill Clinton

On May 1st 2000 Bill Clinton turned off Selective Availability on the GPS system and commercial GPS as we know and appreciate it now was born. A truly red letter day.
On May 3rd 2000 Dave Ulmer placed the 1st Geocache or “Geo Stash” and Geocaching was born. Tupperware was never Continue reading EEVblog #82 – 10th Anniversary of GPS & Geocaching thanks to Bill Clinton

EEVblog #75 – Digital Multimeter Buying Guide for Beginners

Who else in the industry can give you 52 solid minutes of beginner advice on buying a multimeter?
Dave of course!, who started out wanting to give some “quick” advice, but as usual Dave likes to rant…
So you get a feature-by-feature breakdown on what makes a good general purpose multimeter. It Continue reading EEVblog #75 – Digital Multimeter Buying Guide for Beginners