A 'honest' night in Greensboring

I had been gone for a year. Spent a good part of 2014-2015 living in Cardiff Wales and when I returned home in September and I found Susan Ladd's commentary titled "Time to put 'Greensboring' moniker to rest" sitting on my desk. I felt like it was a direct message to me.  Read more »

Upgrading Router Antennas with TP-LINK TL-ANT2408CL

So recently I've taken on a project to boost Wi Fi here at headquarters. Using a TP-LINK 840ND with detachable antennas as a repeater (running DD-WRT), I picked up a couple of new TP-Link branded 8 dBi antennas off Amazon for a few dollars.  Read more »

The Garbage Burger

Wimpy'sGarbage Burger: lettuce, tomato, pickle, chili, mustard, ketchup,
chili, slaw, cheese and God knows what else.Since arriving back in the U.S. in September, I've seen a lot of rain, snow and very poor weather. I never thought I'd say this, but I miss the weather in the U.K. - In fact, I haven't seen a real summer in over a year and half.  Read more »

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Who’d have thought it, Playboy dropping its nudes and becoming a magazine suitable for 13 year-olds and up  Read more »

Four Ways to Improve Your Home Internet Speed

So I'm trying to load a webpage off the internet, it's taking forever. I notice the ads are severely slowing up the pace at which I work on the web. Then I have one of those thoughts. You know, those thoughts that turn into hours of research. I wondered if I could block ads on my entire network to improve both throughput and reduce annoyances to all devices that are connected to my router. The answer was yes, well sort of.
Right now our network consists of two WRT54Gs.  Read more »

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