Radioactive Diamond Power

Radioactive Diamond Power

One sure indicator that we are living in the future is that proposed or brand-new technologies often sound right out of science fiction. In a world of jetpacks, laser cannons, rockets that land upright, self-driving trucks, talking robot assistants and virtual...
August 30, 2020 – nationwide global internet outage

August 30, 2020 – nationwide global internet outage

We don’t have a lot of details yet, but CenturyLink is suffering a nationwide internet outage at the moment.  Not all sites are down, some are fine, some are intermittently reachable, some not at all.  Our local connections in Albuquerque are fine, but...
A Small Bit of Good News

A Small Bit of Good News

You may notice your Internet service bill is smaller this month. The Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA) was first enacted in 1998. It directed states not charge sales tax for Internet access. There was a grandfather clause which allowed states which were already taxing...
Working from Home in the Age of Coronavirus

Working from Home in the Age of Coronavirus

Fears of COVID-19 are already changing the way we work, act, and play. The need to keep safe social distances means that many people will be working from home at least for the near future. Fortunately, the internet makes it all possible. In order to help, Southwest...