Commentary: VW diesel emissions scandal

If you haven’t heard about VW’s cheating diesel cars, here’s a link. In a nutshell, the engine management software was programmed to change the performance (and emissions) of the engine if it detected that it was on a dynamometer, and therefore likely having it’s emissions checked. The engine would then revert to it’s standard, way…

0. About Tao Te Dev

A very long time ago, somewhere around the 4th to 6th centuries BC, someone wrote down some ideas. This became known as the Tao Te Ching, and Lao Tzu is credited with writing it (though I’d expect he’d never take credit for writing it). There are many, many translations of the Tao Te Ching, but they are all…