My beautiful green video

My Mac has really been wrung through the wringer lately, and the story I’m about to tell is fairly anticlimactic given the preceding sequence of events. Nevertheless, let me summarize. The story up until now: A number of weeks ago, maybe four, maybe more, my iMac suddenly began powering itself off. Lots of troubleshooting was Read More …

Cable science experiments

Apparently the Wall Street Journal has noticed the same thing about ISP data caps and how they affect cord cutters that I speculated about in November.1 My thinking was (and still is) that Comcast is conducting science experiments with their data caps, suspending them in some areas, and raising them slightly in others with the Read More …

A tip of the data cap to Comcast

The gloves are about to come off in the broadband internet and streaming TV service wars. I can see proof of this just by logging into my account on Comcast’s web site and viewing my monthly data usage for the past few months. Comcast has traditionally had bandwidth caps for their internet broadband service, limiting Read More …

A warning to others

I may not be the worst at Crossy Road, but I’m certainly not the best. My Current high score is 132 or something low like that, and I generally die a lot before getting close to it. I have twitchy fingers. Half the time I die I was over-anticipating a move or I didn’t mean Read More …