Finding a quality Internet service these days is becoming progressively more difficult due to the fact that we have so few options available to most of us. I live in a state where there are only two sources of Internet – AT&T and Verizon Fiber Internet. It’s unfortunate that I cannot afford Verizon Fiber because it’s something that I have long wished for. It’s great that they actually came to this town, though, and I am definitely thankful that fiber has come to our area just because of how much it is going to be able to help the local businesses here.
Although I cannot deny that I have a certain problem with Verizon right now. It’s because of them that we are having to go through this Internet Fast Lane business. If they hadn’t forced the issue with Netflix we wouldn’t feel like the major ISPs are currently most of us hostage. I think that’s the feeling that many of are feeling – with so few ISPs in many areas across the country, it’s hard to find any reliable competition. Continue reading There is No Middle Ground
We have been working on this for around a month and three weeks, so we are happy to be done with the bulk of the job. We are just about ready to launch the web site, but there are a couple of things to do. We have to decide on a hosting plan for one thing and that is a big decision. We are looking at a place called Owncloud hosting right now and they seem to offer us what we need, but it is a complicated decision. To start with you are not going to need a lot of bandwidth, because it is going to take a bit of time to get the people on the site. Continue reading Just About Ready to Launch the Site
Right now I am thinking about how to go about setting up a good home automation and security system which is not going to be that expensive. Of course you have to think of all of the moving parts and your total cost. If you go to one of the established places like for example ADT security, then they are going to fix you up with the whole shooting match. They will provide all of the hardware and software that you need and they are going to send a technician over to your house to install it all. So they will be easy for you to deal with, but it is hard to know if that is going to be saving you any money. Continue reading Working Our What Sort of Home Automation System I Need