State of U2F in May 2019

I am attempting to register physical USB keys with various online accounts in an attempt to improve my online security. I purchased multiple YubiKey keys (YubiKey 5 NFC and YubiKey 5 Nano) with the intent to register at least two keys with each of my supported online accounts so that I have a backup in […]

Google Wifi vs Apple Airport Extreme/Express

I recently upgraded my home wireless network to Google Wifi wireless mesh devices (Amazon $259) from our aging Apple Airport Extreme router and collection of Apple Airport Express wireless extenders to support about 40 devices sharing a 200/20 mbps internet connection. While I have been extremely pleased with the performance and reliability of the Apple wireless […]

Research: Gigabit and Fiber Options in Springfield Missouri (April 2018)

Update 08/13/2019: City Utilities of Springfield Missouri announces a public-private partnership that will enable commercial ISP partners to deliver Gigabit Fiber to Springfield-area businesses and residents by Summer 2020. CenturyLink is the first Internet Service Provider (ISP) to partner with City Utilities of Springfield as an anchor tenant on the SpringNet fiber network. Learn More […]