Archive for July, 2015

Lansing to Waterloo

Monday, July 6th, 2015

Yesterday was superb. More on why, later. I'm at the Homewood Suites in Waterloo, Ontario. The internet speed here is awful—1Mbps Down, and .5Mbps up. I was still able to upload pictures, however. I even tried upgrading to their premium speed, and there was no improvement. This morning, the upload speed ...

Madison to Lansing

Sunday, July 5th, 2015

I'm at the Springhill Suites in Delta Township, a little west of Lansing, MI. The trip here was uneventful—a combination of GPSes got me around a terrible accident and long backup on I-94 in the Chicago area. Kudos to my Android, which saved the day, even though its spoken directions ...

Regina to Madison, via Fargo

Friday, July 3rd, 2015

I've been guilty of not blogging. I attribute that to too much driving. Last night at the Comfort Suites in Fargo, ND, the internet speed was: I did audio Skype with Liz, and the speed was fine for that, but I wouldn't have tried video. Tonight I'm at the Cambria Suites ...