Tag Archives: communications

So-called Christian Radio

Nobody is required to embrace my musical tastes. I’ve spent plenty of time in ethnic church meetings. The music varied in rather predictable ways. Even among predominately white church services, the music varies widely in style. Once you grasp the … Continue reading

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Admin: Different Phone Again

I gave up on the Sonim XP3. It’s not ready for prime time; the added interface stuff that Sonim coded was just too buggy. I took it back to Sprint and got a refund. Since no other flip phone available … Continue reading

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Playing with Sprint Sonim XP3

This is not a review, just sharing my experience. We bought this thing (Sonim XP3, AKA XP3800) yesterday and it is quite a different device from any previous flip phone I’ve had. The first thing you’ll notice is that the … Continue reading

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Odds and Ends 08

My ISP is Cox Communications. Their big ticket is cable TV, but I generally hate TV and our air reception is fine where we live. A while back I wrote a letter to corporate and begged them to stop harassing … Continue reading

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63 and Counting

Today is my 63rd birthday. Sometime later this morning I’ll ride my bike down to the park and engage in a fairly hard workout. Later today I’ll probably go to one of my favorite restaurants and order a plate of … Continue reading

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FYI: Changing Back to Flip Phone

My life is not amenable to smart phones. If I carry it where I can’t lose it, then I also can’t hear it. If I carry where I can hear it, I am likely to lose it. Today I lost … Continue reading

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Hear Here

I need to stop kidding myself. My hearing has declined enough that I have trouble picking up things like the notifications and voices over a smart phone. I’ve noticed this is an issue with both Android and iPhone. I know … Continue reading

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