You’re not alone, and noise was one of the main concerns we wanted to address with this year’s update (I work at The Sweethome). Unfortunately this Haier is as good as it gets. Cheaper models we tried tended to be louder—in fact, another one made by Haier (the ESA408R) was the loudest AC we ever tested. Please have a… Read more
Tracy, I'm with you—grew up in the south, went to church with those same folks, and have no interest in it now. The other night, I met another young dad my age (early 30s) who apparently regularly attends church. Realized how rare it is to hear someone say that. Maybe it's just my peer group, or the effect of living… Read more
This is definitely something that will become an industry standard, and the people doubting it now—basically, the "But I have to buy new batteries" crowd—are saying the same thing people said when lithium ion batteries debuted a decade ago. And you don't see too many NiCad tools around nowadays. Read more
Definitely had to scroll back up to see who wrote this brilliant prophylactic monologue. Jia, could we have a counterpoint from the puddle of vomit at the other end of the car?
Sam is the one in critter shorts
new late night segment: will it bend
Agreed. Fantastic work.
Beautiful photos, nice work!
The file name is lac-one-v2.jpg. It's nice, but version 1 was better.