Rants: DirecTV Bait and Switch

November, 2016: Live a Little – $35 a month, 60+ channels Just Right – $50 a month, 80+ channels Go Big – $60 a month, 100+ channels Gotta Have It – $70 a month, 120+ channels July, 2018: Later this month, DirecTV Now will raise its prices by $5 on all packages, bringing basic service …

My Bike: 4 more weeks of Winter?

Every year around March 1st, I grow tired of Winter. I’m ready to embrace Spring. Sit out by the lake by the fire, ride into the woods, go camping, have all of the windows open at the house and let in the fresh air (of pollen). Since this yearly winter-mental-breakdown repeats itself, I’ve adopted a …

Technology: Apple the Bank & Carrier

I’m extremely busy this week so will keep this short.  Apple should have been an MVNO (mobile virtual network operator) when they launched the iPhone. Just like Boost and Nextel were. Lease tower space and be the only carrier for which you can get the iPhone. Apple would take your money, sell you AppleCare and …

Apps4Rent Wanted to Pay for Play on this blog

Hi Adam, We noticed that you run a nice blog at adamchandler.me . Apps4Rent would like to sponsor a post on your blog. We are willing to pay a onetime fee to insert a Marketing message in one of your existing posts. An example message is: “Two useful technologies for working from anywhere – Cloud …