Cordcutting for 2015

So we cut the cord entirely. With the move happening soon, I had to take care of unburdening myself of both my Dish Beta Program equipment as well as my standard Dish receiver. Since I’m now out of the program, I…

All This, Everything and More

There are strangers in my house. They’re poking, pulling, prodding, pushing levers and turning knobs. Home inspection is here, and with that we’re moving house. I’ve had all sorts of feelings about this over the last two years. We started trying to…

Home Network Hardware Recommendations

I have a lot of people ask me questions about what they should be buying to upgrade their home networks. It’s become something of a rote topic for me, so what better place to put it than here? This is primarily…

Trolling, but In Real Life

  It’s OK, honestly. It was only a spamcalling scam artist. I might be really weird, but I enjoy when we get the “Unknown Caller, Unknown Area” on the caller ID on the house line. Aimee rolls her eyes at…

Ubuntu Touch, or a Waste of a Perfectly Good Phone

Phonebuntu

So Ubuntu released their latest version, Sloppy Salpinx or something to that effect. It’s a big deal because it’s also the first stable version for the phone. Right now they only support the Nexus 4 and the Galaxy Nexus…which is…

When T-Mobile Give You Lemons, Make Aionade

So I just switched Aimee and her Nexus 4 from T-Mobile prepaid at 70 a month to AT&T’s new Aio Wireless plan with unlimited talk/text and 2GB of high speed data for $55 a month, taxes included. Microsim arrived in two days, number…