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re: Looks like the Olympics spurred Rio's economy - WavinWilly
Was down there a month or two ago for a few weeks. Place is a shite hole...
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re: The Wisconsin War on Butter - WavinWilly
Doesn't impact people outside of Wisconsin though? I'll keep loading my food up with grass-fed butter down here....
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re: AT&T Fiber with Uverse - WavinWilly
[quote]Left had doesn't know what the right hand is doing. I run an IT firm, we have over 100 small business clients, so I have plenty of experience with ATT and Cox.[/quote] I manage our accounts, and I will say at the business/enterprise level, AT&T manages to make their billing so confusing yo...
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re: AT&T Fiber with Uverse - WavinWilly
[quote] I was just thinking that the next logical step is instillation of fiber inside of the residence. The limiting factor of data streaming has always been the carrier cables. How far away is fiber optics inside of new buildings?[/quote] I used to think that, and that may one day be the case b...
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re: Directv Now question - WavinWilly
[quote]The VOD library for DTVN is weak IMO... I just checked and there's a total of 1 episode of TWD on AMC VOD. [/quote] Yea it is a really half-assed setup...
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re: AT&T Fiber with Uverse - WavinWilly
More like 10 4K streams. But bottle is reporting that speed off of a phone wifi. Gonna be much higher with Ethernet....
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re: AT&T Fiber with Uverse - WavinWilly
[quote]From what I remember reading, the streams over fiber come in at 12 Mbps. If it's over copper, it's at 6 Mbps.[/quote] That's interesting. I hadn't heard that. I assumed it was the same regardless. I have AT&T 1Gb fiber. It is fantastic. I have it paired with DirecTv Now, which is less fan...
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re: anyone drive a cheap compact car for work? - WavinWilly
Have a Hyundai Sonata with 90k miles one it. Only had 1 problem around 75k miles, where the High Pressure Fuel Pump went bad. Cost a few hundred to get fixed. Other than that, 0 problems. Was planning on driving it until 100k and getting rid of it, but right now I may hold onto it until 150 if i...
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re: What would you do if you won a 500 Million Dollar Lottery? - WavinWilly
Invest it all in various high quality dividend stocks and live on the 3+ million in dividends a year. ...
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re: Hughesnet satellite internet - WavinWilly
latency is a major issue with any satellite provider. If you have a terrestrial option, go with them every time....
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re: Wireless Security Cameras - WavinWilly
I'm sure I will get obliterated with down-votes, but the Nest Cam does all of that and is very simple to set up and use....
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re: Light Rail Dowtown NOLA to MSY Pros and Cons - WavinWilly
where would the station be in downtown? We talking somewhere in the CBD?...
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re: Eight Sleep Mattress? vs. Casper etc. - WavinWilly
[quote]I came close to getting the Ghost Bed, but wound up getting the Purple Mattress. That was about 3 months ago...Love the Purple. [/quote] I was thinking about the purple as well. Depending on how the Ghost Bed goes, that one is on my next up list as well. They say the return process is pai...
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re: Eight Sleep Mattress? vs. Casper etc. - WavinWilly
Interesting. I just ordered a Ghost Bed that is supposed to get here in the next few days. If it doesn't work out I may return it and try that....
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re: Who is your auto insurance with? - WavinWilly
USAA Been with them for at least 10 years. Have had nothing but great experiences with USAA insurance. Approximately $110 a month. ETA: spotless record on my part. ...
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re: Its starting: Food shortages caused by climate change in Europe - WavinWilly
one growing season != climate change. ETA: Also, I was just in Italy. Weather was fantastically mild....
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re: Ethernet Splitter - WavinWilly
get a switch. They aren't expensive....
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re: AT&T Gigpower - WavinWilly
[quote]I'm sure a lot of complaints will follow.[/quote] It's well worth it. ...
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re: AT&T Gigpower - WavinWilly
I have it in St. Tammany...
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re: New Hardcore History Podcast is out! - WavinWilly
Hell yes! Just went back and bought all the old stuff he did that you paid for. Was running low and starting to get nervous. ...
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