Whenever “the phone company” comes out to put in new phones they rip out the existing wire called “a landline” and replace it with VOIP. Which is Voice Over the Internet Protocol. That means that the internet must be up and running to use this protocol. So if the power goes out you don’t have a phone line. Whereas the old “landline” will work even … Continue reading How Many People Still Use a Landline Phone in 2017? New Research Finds
Fathers’ Day 2016 was no exception. His Instagram Fathers’ Day brought me to tears of joy. Click here: https://www.instagram.com/p/BG2H This was Rodney and his homeboy Corey Overstreet circa 1981 Squire Village Manchester, CT Continue reading My Son never fails to make me proud.
http://time.com/4279454/father-asks-apple-to-unlock-his-dead-sons-phone/ A grieving father is begging Apple to allow him access to the photos stored on his dead son’s iPhone. Leonardo Fabbretti’s adopted son Dama died at age 13 of bone cancer in September, the Guardian reports. Now Fabbretti has written a letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook pleading to unlock Dama’s phone so he can… http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/features/7043072/Dont-deny-me-the-memories-of-my-son-Grieving-dad-begs-Apple-to-unlock-his-dead-sons-iPhone.html via Father Asks Apple to Unlock His Dead Son’s Phone … Continue reading Father Asks Apple to Unlock His Dead Son’s Phone — Tech – TIME
This little 37 lb. year and a half old puppy keeps me on my toes and feet with walking etc. Continue reading RodneO and my dog Sade (pronounced Shah – day)
https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/us-wants-apple-to-help-unlock-iphone-used-by-san-bernardino-shooter/2016/02/16/69b903ee-d4d9-11e5-9823-02b905009f99_story.html Apple has now responded to a Department of Justice filing that we reported earlier today was attempting to force the company to comply with an FBI request for access to a locked iPhone belonging to a suspect in the San Bernardino attacks. In one statement to Reuters, an Apple spokesperson said the DOJ is “disregarding […] http://9to5mac.com/2016/02/19/apple-doj-response-fbi-backdoor/ Check this out ::The Verge weighs in Continue reading Apple implies FBI screwup: iPhone Apple ID password changed in govt possession, backdoor unnecessary
Have you seen the Merlin Birder App from Cornell University Ornithology Labs? http://www.birds.cornell.edu/Page.aspx?pid=1478 Feeder Cam https://www.facebook.com/pages/NestWatch-Cornell-Lab-of-Ornithology/58880207542 Continue reading Have you seen the Merlin Birder App from Cornell University Ornithology Labs?
Internet neutrality – does the president have the will and backing to fight the Cable companies, Comcast, ATT etc. What is Net Neutrality http://www.nytimes.com/video/technology/100000002881329/how-net-neutrality-works.html?smid=pl-share President Obama’s Statement on Keeping the Internet Open and Free: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uKcjQPVwfDk&feature=youtube_gdata But the FCC head is a former Cable and ATT lobbyist. http://www.nytimes.com/2014/11/13/technology/pressure-mounts-on-fcc-head-over-open-internet-rules.html STAY TUNED FOR MORE ON #netneutrality Continue reading What is Net Neutrality and Why is it Important? It is. It really is!
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/obama-signs-bill-unlocking-cellphones/ Related Articles: http://www.cbsnews.com/videos/white-house-consumers-should-be-able-to-unlock-phones http://9to5mac.com/2014/08/01/president-obama-signs-bill-into-law-restoring-legal-cell-phone-unlocking/ Cell phone unlocking bill moves forward in Senate FCC, wireless carriers reach cell phone unlocking deal Will a cell phone unlocking law really matter? Continue reading President Obama signs bill “unlocking” cell phones