I Gave Verizon the Boot Just in Time… And Loving Me Some Google Fi.

Google’s Project Fi vs. Verizon. I’m going to start out with the fact that I have been unhappy with Verizon for more than two years. I have put up with their crappy overall attitude toward customers for too long. As a customer of about ten years, I was never happy with their customer service but … Continue reading I Gave Verizon the Boot Just in Time… And Loving Me Some Google Fi.

Google Maps Ms. Pac-man takes me back in time (while wasting some).

I loved Google Maps April Fools Easter Egg. In case you haven’t seen it, go to Google Maps and you should see a Pac-man maze at the bottom where all the photo contributions usually are (on a mobile device, it is a Mr. Pac-man icon on the side). Click it and waste a little time today on … Continue reading Google Maps Ms. Pac-man takes me back in time (while wasting some).

Experiencing Google’s Gboard.

UPDATE Since original post date: Most of the (very few) issues I had with g-Board in the beginning that I write about here have been addressed. I have not had time to do a rewrite so some of this info is out of date… But the review was mostly positive, anyway. Gboard is a good product … Continue reading Experiencing Google’s Gboard.

Comment spammer dumped entire spam template into one comment… oops!

WTF?!?! Some spammer/script-bot just dumped their entire spam template data into my comments section on this blog. Clearly, this was some sort of bug or mistake. What idiots! The ip address resolved to Guangdong, Zhaoqing, China. I have pasted it in it’s entirety below; unedited with all it’s bad spelling and grammar. I left the name … Continue reading Comment spammer dumped entire spam template into one comment… oops!

Russia spamming my Google Analytics for Trump; BIGLY!

“Trump, good for Russia!” said one of the referrals on my analytics data for my website. What?!?! It was kind of strange to see in my data. Starting about three or four months ago, I started seeing a lot of traffic from Russia on my Google Analytics tracking tools. I thought it was unusual but I … Continue reading Russia spamming my Google Analytics for Trump; BIGLY!