Tag Archives: Internet

Cord Cutting – Step 2 – Roku

A first blush description of my experiences in buying an HDTV and internet TV gizmo (aka TV On A Stick). Continue reading

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Fuzzy Bear Hacks – Another I[di]OT Issue

Just how much do others care about your privacy or security? If history is any guide, not much. If current events are any guide, not at all. Beware the bear with ears… Continue reading

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Amazon Broke The Internet – Again…

Amazon Broke the Internet, Oh… AWS Service Outage causes east coast to have cramps and cry “Mommy!” Continue reading

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AT&T / DirecTV via Internet Has A Brain Fart

A brief tail of woe about DirecTV, an ap for that, or not, the Chromebox, and customer non-support. Continue reading

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Net Neutrality Thumbnail

An approachable explanation of Internet Net Neutrality and some background on it. Continue reading

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Why I like dumb appliances and cars without computers

The “smart gadgets” are a dumb idea. Even the C.I.A. admits they can be used against you. Just say no. Continue reading

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Internet TV

I dip my toe into “internet TV beyond YouTube” and find quite a lot to watch, though with a few bumps in the road. Continue reading

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