Tagged internet

Are Internet Providers Going to Charge for Data Usage?

I found this image on Reddit the other day under the Cord Cutter’s thread. It was by a Comcast user who is being charged for their internet usage. I was a little alarmed at this, but not totally so. Awhile back when I was logged in to my Comcast account, I saw a little interactive box in …

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Where You Can Learn a New Language for Free

If you’ve been around the Internet for any amount of time, I’m sure you have run into this contraption before: It can be a little frustrating at times – but it has definitely improved over the years. The maker of “CAPTCHA” (as it was originally called) is a man by the name of Luis Von …

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How to Save Money By Using Your Local Library

In 2005, when we moved to our small subdivision, we decided to visit our local library to check out a few books. At checkout with our books in hand, we told the librarian we needed to get a library card, and that we were new to the area. Here is how our conversation went.  Sharing …

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Google TISP Review 2013 – One Year Later

Last year I heard about a great new internet service provider that was completely free, and accessibly by 99.9% of homes in America. My co-workers turned me onto the new service offered by Google called Google TISP (Toilet Internet Service Provider). I couldn’t believe it! Completely free internet directly from any toilet in my house! …

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Ooma Phone Review 2013 – One Year Later

One year ago I switched from Vonage to Ooma home phone service in an attempt to save money on our monthly phone bills. In February 2012, I determined that I’d had enough of the $35.75/month (after all the taxes and fees) I was paying with Vonage. At the time I’d had a couple of friends …

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