In the past week, a few unrelated events have brought some closure to what I will call the first phase of our personal tech makeover in Pennsylvania.
Recent Paul’s Tech Makeover Stories
As many predicted, and as I had feared, streaming TV services simply aren't ready for prime time. So we've gone crawling back to cable TV.
I couldn't be less happy with our TV situation, which is the exact opposite of what I'm trying to achieve at the new house.
I previously discussed the crazy mess of lighting controls in our new home. This week, we're finally almost done fixing it.
After just a few weeks of testing cord-cutting services in our new home, I've uncovered something unexpected.
While it's taking us longer than I'd hoped to get up and running in the new home, we've started planning the improvements that it needs.
We're currently using multiple music subscription services and speaker systems, and that has to change.
The next four weeks are going to be busy and interesting. But when it's over, we should be fully moved to Pennsylvania.
I've never experimented with smart home technology. But I think I've found the right places to start with the new home we're moving to.
We're still about a month away from our move to Pennsylvania, but I've started planning for our cord-cutting future.
We're moving, and I'm using this change as an excuse to re-evaluate the personal technology we use.
We're planning a big move, and while this is a stressful and uncertain time, I'm rethinking the personal technology we use day-to-day.