Monthly Archives: April 2015

It’s time we do away with the old and introduce a new way of engaging with the Internet. For too many years we’ve seen the current crop of corrupt Internet Service Providers abusing the system as they rake in the profits as the expense of the American people and progress. That’s why I have done away with the likes of Comcast, Verizon and AT&T in favor of which has proven to be one of the very best Internet Service Providers that I’ve had the pleasure of doing business with. Unlike the others, they are not calling foul over the FCC’s decision today to classify Internet Service as a utility: which it should be.

Up until a year ago, the FCC kept Internet suppliers from categorizing one type of available content over any other content. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit struck that down in any case, challenging the FCC to change the way the legislature treats broadband web completely. These new standards give much stronger infrastructures to keep up what advocates of Net Neutrality consider to be a free and open web. Plainly not everybody at the FCC was excited with the progress being made: shocking! Two out of the five officials endeavored to appeal to the FCC to distribute their new guidelines and let the American open debate among themselves for no less than 30 days. That demand was denied.

In a related decision earlier this morning, the FCC additionally consented to override state limitations on metropolitan broadband, permitting urban communities to manufacture their own particular contending systems in the same way that they now give water. This, advocates say, will help guarantee shoddy, rapid web access to everybody. So far this decision just influences the two urban areas that particularly recorded petitions: Wilson, North Carolina and Chattanooga, Tennessee, yet the choice sets a solid point of reference.

It has been a long time coming, ever since Verizon’s lawsuit to challenge ‘Net Neutrality’, but finally the FCC has come through for the American people. With over 4 million complaints lodged in a single day against Comcast, Verizon, Time Warner and even AT&T, the FCC has heard our cry. We’re sick and tired of the current Internet Service Providers abusing their roles as the access providers to the web, a role which directly competes against their cable television business model. We want cheap Internet that has not been edited, censored or throttled by the provider. We want an Open Internet!

The sprawling, bloated ISPs show anti-consumer propensities by overwhelmingly monopolizing urban areas and towns that desire to construct their own broadband systems as a monetary improvement framework. The organizations complain that city-run Internet administrations, which don’t need to acquire a benefit, add up to unjustifiable rivalry. It’s a frail contention, given all the schools, insurance agencies, transportation suppliers, and other private elements that figure out how to contend with administrations run by governments. In any case, telecom organizations have influenced 19 state governing bodies to piece or control metropolitan systems.

Practices such as this only show just how anti-competitive the ISPs have become. In the past, they acquired $300 billion US dollars in order to establish a national fiber network which they never completed. They have proven themselves to be of the level of thieves and yet, somehow, they are still operating. They took the government’s money, the tax payer’s money, laughed in their face and continued to reap the profits we the consumers give them every single month when we pay our bill. It’s a ridiculous system that we have been caught into and yet so little has been done. Even the FCC’s ruling is only the beginning of the fight against the ISP.

I am in the process of adding an extension to my house, and one of the nice things about the new part of the house, is that it is going to have its own bathroom. I have a big family, which increased by two this year, when my wife gave birth to twins, so having another toilet really is a big deal for us. But before that will be ready, I need to hire a company for plumbing repair in Bergen county NJ to set up all of the plumbing in the new part of the house.

I did most of the construction fo the new part of the house on my own, because I am pretty skilled when it comes to home building. I had a lot of experience working with my uncle as a teenager. I have not really done it for money since then, but one thing I do not have any experience with is plumbing, and so that is why it is going to be necessary for me to hire a contractor to this part of the job.

I think that I have pretty much everything else done that needs to be done, when it comes to the new part of the house. So once the plumbing is done, it will be ready for my family to occupy it. I am really excited that this project is drawing to a close, because it has taken up a lot of my time over the last couple of years. I think that it was worth it overall, because we really did need the extra space. That is without even including the fact that my wife gave birth to twins, which is something that we were not expecting. It is a mixed blessing to be sure, but I am happy in the end.

I just got this new house, that was willed to my be an uncle I did not really know. It is a pretty nice house, but I know that I am not going to end up living in it, and so I do not know what to do with it other than to fix it up and then sell it. I don’t know if that is what he would have wanted, but I could use the money. So I am checking out hiring a painter in Bergen county NJ to paint the house, because it could really use a new coating of paint.

There is a lot of other things that need to be done to the house, before it is ready to be put on the market. But I am going to try to do as much of that as I can on my own in order to keep prices down. I do not think that it needs new carpet, because the carpet looks to be in pretty good condition. I guess that he must have had it replaced within the last few years of his life. Because there is no way that the carpet is over 5 years old. I could be wrong, but it sure does look pretty new.

The yard is probably the worst part of this project. It is out of hand and I am going to get fined by the city if I do not get it under control soon. I am going to take the time mow it and that sort of thing pretty soon. But there is so much more that needs to be done to it. I am not sure how long it is going to take, but I guess it will probably take up a lot of the summer to get it to look the way that I would like for it to look.

If you have or know of any roof problems that you may have, you need to get them fixed immediately. You can ask anyone and the longer you wait, the more costly it becomes. The problems that lead to roof decay do not just go away magically, they get worse and worse until potentially your whole entire roof is rotted and that is when it costs a ton to fix. So if you contact a commercial roof repair in essex county NJ today then you may be able to still save yourself a lot of that money. When it comes down to it, you don’t want to be spending thousands of dollars repairing your roof when you could have just had a few beams or shingles replaced for a few hundred dollars. Now of course I do not recommend a half fix like that, but it is definitely better than waiting until later.

You see when you replace just a beam or the shingles causing the problem you don’t address either what the cause is or the damage that is already done. Sure this may save you a little bit of money in the short run, and if that is vitally important than you should definitely go this way. But if you have that little bit of spare cash, you should go for the full repair. What I mean by that is a total replacement. You take everything that you already have and just have them replace it, beams and all. This is a little costly, but it ensures that you get another twenty or thirty years out of your roof instead of the patch job that will likely just get you a few more years until you have to repair it again. If you don’t have the money, definitely do something over nothing.

It’s incredibly cliche but after dodging a baseball that came flying through my window in a shattering display of broken glass and shrieking kids outside was something that I never expected that I would be having to do. I could only stare dumbfounded at the now broken window, the glass and the ball which had bounced off the wall and came to a rolling stop at my feet. Sipping my coffee and wondering at the absurdity of the world where cliches like this can exist, I casually tossed the ball outside and called window repair in Essex County NJ. Life is just strange, sometimes.

I tossed the ball back to the kids who had promptly done what they could to flee, hiding wherever kids are likely to hide I suppose, but in the process had left their bat lying disregarded and forgotten on the grass across the street. I like to think that it was a pretty good throw to get the ball across my lawn and over to their own where it fell with a thump and a bounce next to the bat. Hey, at 30 years old, I didn’t even think I would be able to get it across the street much less the next yard!

It goes to show that cliches exist for a reason and that even a baseball can still manage to destroy a window. Of course, those kids could have played in an area where a window wouldn’t have been a likely destination of the ball. Who knows, maybe they never expected their batter to ever hit a ball so hard. Maybe we have a future Sammy Sosa in the making right here in NJ! Hah, wouldn’t that be something? Maybe I should go back out and grab the ball so I can get the autograph of the kid who smacked it. Just in case.

All through growing up I heard the same thing over and over again when we went into any area that had a larger population, and that included school, the store and even visiting many relatives. People would tell me that I live out in the sticks. I did not even know what that meant, but when someone asked me where I lived I started saying, “Out in the sticks.” It was never a problem for me. I had horses, fields, streams and lakes for fun. Now our children need fast New Hampshire rural Internet just to get good grades.

I got so mad at one teacher. She has never lived one minute in a rural area. She moved to New Hampshire and became a teacher. She assigned homework that required not only a computer but also broadband Internet access. We did not have it at the time. What made me mad was when our youngest daughter asked for an alternative homework assignment because of not having fast rural Internet service and the teacher told her to use the local library in the evening. Well, our “local” library is quite a few miles away. The teacher apologized after my wife and I got involved, and we are all actually friends now. Funny how those things work out.

Anyway, the teacher actually helped us with getting New Hampshire rural Internet service that is quite fast and affordable. My neighbors used, but complained, about their DSL service. We were using a cellular Internet data plan, but it was too expensive to not monitor and limit its data use. Our daughter’s teacher, who is not even from New Hampshire, went out of her way to research what was available to us. Now we do have fast Internet that is affordable. I appreciated her help in the matter. When I first heard about her, I was mad at her. Now she is a friend.

I was thinking about this after I started reading about affiliate marketing. It works like this, there are a lot of blogs out there where you can find articles which present themselves as a review of a product. Take this thing here for example, it is called a selfie stick iphone. It is a pretty simple contraption which is supposed to help you take a better selfie. In essence it is a stick with a holder for your smart phone and a button on the other end. That is apparently connected to the camera on the smart phone, I think by blue tooth. At least that is what would make the most sense in my opinion. At any rate there is probably a market for this thing. I just do not know how big it is and how hard it would be to reach them.

We all know a couple of people who are obsessed with taking selfies and might use some silly gadget like this if it was effective. I know a couple of people who probably use it just to get people to stare at them while they did it. No point in going in to the psychology of all of that, it is not the point. In fact that is just an example. You could focus the blog on almost any subject, but it would need to have a specific focus I believe. I was interested in mobile technology and that is the sort of thing that I was thinking about putting on there. In particular I was thinking that I could find out whether or not people who sell these things would give me stuff that I could review. I doubt that is likely, at least not until you have established that you have a large audience.

I just moved into this new apartment, and I really should have waited to get another apartment. It is infested with roaches, but that is not really something I want to talk about right now. It is hard to deal with the stress that comes along with living with roaches. Anyway, I am going to try to get my internet set up, because that should make my place a bit better to live in. I am curious to find out info about CT high speed internet prices and to see what sort of prices are being offered for the type of connection speed that I am looking for.

It is vital to my job for me to have a very fast internet connection speed. I wish that was not the case, because it is the only thing that I use the internet for, that really requires a fast connection speed. it would be one thing, if my company were willing to pay for internet for my place, because then, I would not have much a problem at all, and I would be without one of the bills that I have.

That would be cool, to be sure, but I doubt it is ever going to happen. The people who own the company are always talking about saving money, and they do not want to spend any more money on their employees than they have to. I am sure that they’d pay me less, if they could. But they know that they need me, so that won’t be something that I have to worry about. I guess I could threaten to go to another company, unless they pay for my internet. But I think that would be a pretty rash route to go with the matter. Instead, I’ll just pay for it.

When it comes to getting West Virginia Home Insurance there are certainly a lot of options available to consumers. You really need to assess your personal situation and the home you will be insuring before you sit down with insurance agents to discuss your options. This may be your first home and you plan on living here for the rest of your life, or perhaps this is only a starter home and you will be moving on within a few years. Knowing your situation will help the insurance agent tailor the home insurance to your needs. Likewise, you also need to take into consideration the homes needs and the area your home is situated in. Is it a higher crime rate area, is the area affected by floods, tornados or possible Forrest fires?

Many people neglect to research the area they are moving into beyond available transportation, schooling and safety. It’s important that you understand the weather in the area of your home as well so you are sure to get the correct type and amount of coverage to cover you in case of a catastrophic flood, fire or random act of nature. Some areas are more prone to flooding or tornados and if you know this information you can make sure you have the coverage you need if the unforeseeable should happen. Often times home owners will neglect to get extra flood or fire insurance thinking that these events probably won’t happen, unfortunately they do and when they happen to you and you don’t have the correct coverage you will be paying a large sum of money out of pocket.

Of course, when it comes to the right coverage the extra insurance will be more expensive but if one of these unforeseeable events does happen you will be very happy you had the foresight to get that coverage and then that extra money paid out over time will seem like a pittance.

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