Google Fiber Speed Test: MS Surface Pro with a USB Gigabit...

This speed test reflects the connection speed between my Microsoft Surface Pro connected to the Google Fiber Network Box via a 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet...

Google Nexus 7 Replacement: The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0″ Tablet

In early 2017, the Google Nexus 7 that came with my Google Fiber installation started having battery charging problems.  Though I had read that the...

Chromebook2: Google Cloud Print and the Brother HL-2270DW Laser Printer

Setting up the Brother HL-2270DW on my Samsung Chromebook 2 was as easy as a few clicks, using Google Cloud Print. To begin, I first...

Google Nexus 7: Apps I Have Installed

As I further explore the Google Nexus 7 tablet that came with my Google Fiber installation, and have some initial ideas about how I...

Google Fiber TV Screensaver Photo Source

When I had Google Fiber installed, the Google Fiber Storage Box shared location, gfiberstorage, appeared on my Mac and Windows PCs, with three folders:...

Changed MacBook Pro OSX DNS Setting Back To The Default Setting

Back in October 2012, I started getting the “Firefox can’t find the server at…” message, so I changed my MacBook Pro settings to use...

Preparing An Old Gateway Computer for Google Fiber

I have an old Gateway FLEXATXPRN 930 MHz computer, from 2001, that had a lot of programs installed on it that I no longer...

The Beginning of a New Era

On the same day that Google announced their new VUDU service, I was packing my DirecTV receivers and remotes in the box they sent...

Google Fiber and Home Networking: My Initial Setup

Prior to Google Fiber, I used the Netgear DG834G Wireless Modem Router Router along with Netgear XE103 85 Mbps Wall-Plugged Ethernet Adapters for home...

Using Google Drive for the First Time with Google Fiber

Until today, I had only experimented with moving a few files between my MacBook Pro and Google Drive here and there, but now that...