Bay Area

https://vimeo.com/242851294 BIG+ONE+SHERWOOD: A Social Ecosystem for Resilient by Design | Bay Area Challenge from BIG on Vimeo. "I believe in people, and I can depended on my friends in a crisis. The thing is, I have to depend on their belief in truth, facts, and my best whiskey."Rex Curry

IP Chill

If you openly don't like 45 online, this guy wants your IP Address and the details of what you do not like.  The chilling details of the warrant in these two stories are worthy of following. thanks for picking this one up.... the two-way WARRANT BREAKING NEWS FROM NPR August 15, 2017 DOJ Demands Files On Anti-Trump … Continue reading IP Chill

Wireline 2017

It was a busy April morning in 2017 when three clean, Verizon Cable trucks rolled onto the Terraces with a bunch of scrappy linemen eager to drag us into the twenty-first century. Data-structure, Inc. was just leaving, and it seemed very appropriate to re-read their motto, “You deserve peace of mind.” All of our right-of-way … Continue reading Wireline 2017

Survey Visit

    Byers Engineering Company 285 Davidson Ave., Suite 203 Somerset, NJ 08873-4153 Survey visit “for right of way” occured again on August 20, 2015 with a drop by visit from Chris Wojtowicz of Byers Engineering  He confirmed Verizon's Engineer, Wasserman’s opinion that a Fiber line presented along the roof-top gutter was the best option. See … Continue reading Survey Visit

What to Expect

I'll believe it when I see it. Expectations are difficult to manage and different for everyone as everyone needs will vary. I found this presentation to be one the few YouTube presentations that describe the FiOS installation process in a pleasant way. If you come across any others that might be helpful, I'll put them … Continue reading What to Expect

Verizon’s Political Contributions

The Center for Responsive Politics keeps a record of corporate dollars for political representatives. The table and map (below) looks at the House of Representatives for Brooklyn and surroundings. AKNA's representative is Yvette Clarke (D-NY District 9, First elected 2006, election 2016 (won) next election November 6, 2018. She serves on two committees: Energy and Commerce and Small … Continue reading Verizon’s Political Contributions

NYS Attorney General

As we keep our fingers crossed about Verizon's accountability to AKNA and NYC, please take a moment to add this squeak to our wheel.  It only takes a minute to do this speed test recommended by the Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. https://ag.ny.gov/internet-speed?wssl=1 Why? The Office of the New York State Attorney General is investigating consumer … Continue reading NYS Attorney General