galaxy note 10

I bit the bullet and purchased a new smartphone. I didn’t want to spend the money, but my six year old Galaxy Note 3 was frustratingly slow to use. It served me well, though–I have no complaints about it. I’m on a payment plan for just about the rest of …

new blog!

I decided to move my blog over to the WordPress platform in order to have more flexibility with it. There are a number of updates still pending, but things are working well enough, so I launched last week. One thing I want to do is post more photos and it …

google chrome

Firefox, my browser of choice for some time, had been acting up in recent months–it was hogging all of the RAM on my laptop and running slowly. A reboot of Firefox would fix the issue, but having to reboot several times a day was an annoyance. During all of this, …

smarter

In anticipation of disconnecting our home phone later this summer (actually, I’m going to try to port it to Google Voice for voicemail purposes), Jake and I got smartphones (Brian already has one for work). While having a smartphone is more of a luxury than a necessity, I do really …

texting…

…the new telegram. I joined the revolution last year and finally started texting. This all happened when Jake got a phone. It was an easier and cheaper way to communicate with him. Telecommunications have definitely improved throughout the years–telegram, telephone, email, cell phones. But now it seems that texting is …