Internet

The Definition of Insanity:

Okay I'll zoom in

This is not a repeat of my never ending Y2K problems on a mountain in Dinalupihan Bataan. Which if memory serves me I have mentioned a time or two. No this is directed at the administrators of the Globe, Smart, Sun and PLDT telecommunications companies. I won’t bore you with each separate company and their…

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When Carabao Fly

Carabao in the field

When I bought the land in 1997 that my house sits on, the thought of internet was not even at the back of my mind. There was no running water up here on the mountain, and a landline phone was nonexistent and trash removal was only a dream and the fire department was 45 minutes…

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I Should Be Immune to it by Now

Al, Why hast thou forsaken me

There are times when I reflect back to my Catholic School training and Catechism Class, Sister Mary Parvel told up about this guy in the Bible named “Job” and the crap that befell him, and yet he never wavered as he stuck to the plan and all ended up well. Or as well as it…

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Have you ever been FUP’d?

Globe FUP

This is a family site, but sometimes you just have to address the topic head on!  Today we are going to talk about getting FUP’d!  Yep, it has happened to all of us at one time or another, but today I am going to tell you how you can avoid getting hit by the FUP.…

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Bits & Pieces

It’s already Sunday afternoon and I haven’t even started on this article (and many other projects).  The tax accounting business is keeping me busy. Well, sort of busy. Were I truly busy, I wouldn’t be here poking at my tablet’s virtual keyboard. As I hunt and peck, I’m trying to make the best of a…

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Got More ‘Net?

This is a continuation of last week’s article about the trials and tribulations of getting up to speed with Internet-related technology and staying there. It’s not being written from a professional standpoint – I haven’t been in that profession for over 20 years and don’t think I’ll cross-over or return to it any time soon.…

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