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Looking for a Cool Arizona Campground for Summer

16 December 2014 - 09:58 PM

We went through our first AZ Summer last year. Zow! It was hot.


This year we're looking for some place cool to camp in our Class A for part of the Summer.


Any recommendations?

Did Verizon Increase Its Data Rates?

25 November 2014 - 11:27 PM

I signed up for the 40 GB @ $150 data plan in October, but I was thinking of rolling back my plan to 20 GB (and then increase it 40 GB later).


However, when I looked at Verizon's More Everything's data rate online "slider", 20 GB is now priced at $150 and 40 GB at $300!


So, methinks the bargain rates went away.

DISH Anywhere & Sling

20 November 2014 - 09:10 PM

Just finished figuring out how DISH Anywhere works, and though I like to thank DISH, some of the info I originally got from their techs was bogus.
Anyway, like DirecTV Everywhere, DISH Anywhere is a pretty cool technology if you have a Hopper with Sling or if you use the new Slingbox M1.

MBR95 Data Usage Question

17 November 2014 - 02:21 PM

In our park model, I use a Verizon USB data stick in my MBR95. However, I also have a Apple AirPort Extreme WiFi router which is plugged into a wired broadband connection (microwave radio). So I have two WiFi networks.


When I pull up my MBR95's data usage screen, the legend shows LAN IN / LAN out and WAN IN / WAN OUT. ("Local Area Network" and "Wide Area Network"?)


Is the LAN my MBR95 and the WAN my Airport Extreme?

Internet Satellite Network in the Works?

12 November 2014 - 12:25 AM

SpaceX's Elon Musk (or Steve Jobs version 2.0) planning 700-strong satellite network. With possible DISH involvement?