I just got up to Portland the other day. My boss gave me a pretty stark choice, I could either accept a transfer up here or I could start to look for a new job. It was not all that awful, because it came with a promotion and a raise in pay. In fact I did not have a lot holding me down there. My girlfriend and I were about to break up and I was in the process of moving out of her place. So I drove North and started checking out Frontier internet in Oregon and moving into this little house that I found on the web. This house is tiny, but there is just the one of me. Continue reading
I have only had cable Internet before, but that was not going to be an option where I was moving to in Houston. I basically had two choices, and I was not familiar with either one. I did an online search for dial up and satellite Internet in Houston so I could learn about both of them to see which one would be the better option for me. As soon as I started reading about the dial up option, I knew that I would not be happy with it. The only way to really make it work would be to have a second phone line, and I just can’t see justifying that expense when there are other options available.
I looked at satellite Internet next, and I was really impressed with everything that I read about it. I thought that it was going to cost a lot more because it is sometimes the only option for a lot of people, but their prices are extremely reasonable. Continue reading