When I registered my domain “tobymackenzie.com” in 2009, Dreamhost offered the then free Google Apps to provide email for the domain. Already having a normal Gmail account and preferring the labels system over folders, I went with it. For 12 some years, it provided my email service for that domain. It changed names and eventually became “G Suite legacy free edition” after they started charging all new accounts. But this summer they are finally killing off the free version, requiring me to pay up or leave. I chose to leave, migrating over to my existing Fastmail account being used for other domains.Continue reading post "Goodbye, Google G Suite"
After three and a half years tethering for my home internet, I’ve given in and switched to “real” home internet: T-mobile Home Internet. Yes, it is cellular just like tethering, but it should allow for a lot more monthly transfer and may have bigger and better antennas and different handling at the tower. I finally gave in because the cost made sense and I feel it will give me more freedom and ease of doing things that require data.Continue reading post "I’ve got home internet again"
I’m glad to have found that T Mobile seems to be extending their unlimited high speed data covid 19 deal until June 30th.Continue reading post "#2863"
My regular T-Mobile service came back after like 15 minutes.Continue reading post "#2759"
I’ve suddenly lost ability to connect to LTE on T-Mobile.Continue reading post "#2755"
We had a service of sorts today for my Uncle Joe, who died a couple months back.Continue reading post "#2409"
I went without phone / internet for about 19 hours when I attempted to upgrade my T-Mobile plan.Continue reading post "T-Mobile plan change debacle"
I’ve gone over both my data and minutes this month on my cell plan.Continue reading post "#2110"
Looks like I hit my 5GB data cap already, with maybe 9 days left.Continue reading post "#1730"
Erm, looks like Windows downloaded something like 1.5GB of updates automatically when I used my tablet for the first time in a long time. Gonna make it really hard to stay within my 5GB capContinue reading post "#1715"