Introducing

Spiffle! a VanIsle Blog

started in 1997, abandoned in 2012, reborn in 2021
bringing a bit of that 1997 flavour to 2021 design and tech.

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Recently, Facebook-owned Instagram changed how their timeline works, with no regard to how it’s product (that’s us, folks — we’re IG’s product) actually uses the …

I’ll give you the TL:DR right now. You can save $1,650 (or way more) on major appliances by doing one thing: Do not buy an …

Gulp. Well, tomorrow is a big day (technically later today). I may have a new car under my butt by 3pm. That is, if the …

This is a continuation of my car buying saga. Part One is here. So today was another round of test drives. First up was me looking at …

So for the last two weeks, I’ve been searching and researching the marketplace, thinking about a new car. It’s been a long time since I …

So I got a new “toy” to replace an old “toy” I sold on eBay. I am an extreme early adopter of a new Pentax Optio …