Data-hungry Verizon Phone

General — Jeff Eske on January 14, 2013 at 1:28 pm

WOW.  I just switched to a basic phone, a Samsung Intensity III,  with Verizon 4 days ago and MAN it must be data-hungry.  I went in today to look at my account, and it said that I had used 247 terabytes of my 75Mb plan.   Called Verizon and they said that it was a bug on their end.  I certainly hope so, because I don’t think that I can afford to be 246,999,999,925Mb over…  I did the calculations, and as far as I can tell, my phone has been going through over 49Gb of data every minute since I got it without the battery even dropping one bar.

Talk about great battery life – and data throughput.

Jeff Eske

iPotty – WTF??

General,Health and Fitness — Jeff Eske on January 11, 2013 at 2:39 pm

As if kids aren’t already exposed to too much media…

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No chance of fecal contamination of devices here.

Jeff Eske

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