Tag Archive: att

Jun 25 2011

New Internet Provider

Although it took more a lot longer to actually get around to making the change than I had planned on … I have finally switched Internet providers. Previously I was using Covad for the midrange.com Internet service and AT&T for personal Internet service. The Covad service was 1mb SDSL (1mb down / 1mb up with …

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Jan 11 2011

Verizon iPhone

Lots of people are clamoring about the fact that Verizon is going to offer the iPhone. There are a lot of good reasons to get an iPhone from Verizon … better network, better packages, tethering, etc. One significant reason NOT to get the Verizon iPhone is: It doesn’t work in the UK and Europe. The …

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Jul 24 2010

AT&T Microcell

We’ve never had good cell phone coverage at home … even when we had Verizon service. The coverage with AT&T is even worse … but, we do like the iPhones. I was pretty interested when AT&T announced they were rolling out 3G Microcell devices. Basically, a Microcell is a tiny 3G cell site.  It provides …

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Sep 19 2009

Splitting the NID

For the past few weeks we’ve had a lot of static & interference on our home phone line … it doesn’t effect the Vonage line, so I figured it was coming from outside the house. Well, it turns out the ‘NID Splitter’ we have in the phone box is giving out.     A NID …

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Jun 20 2009

iPhone 3G S

It’s been more than a year since we got the original iPhones … so when Apple announced the new hardware version for the iPhone, I figured it was probably worth getting.   The new version has a lot of features that I wanted … and, frankly, thought should have been in the first version.

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Mar 16 2008

iPhone

We bit the bullet … we got iPhones.   Our Verizon cell phone contract has been up for quite a while and they’ve been bugging us to re-up for a new two year contract … but I haven’t been super happy with the service and phones, so we started thinking about what other provider and …

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