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Oh no... what I meant was I had thought I expounded more in my original comment. I hit post before I finished expounding. Apologies for that.
Toggle Commented Jun 18, 2019 on Mesh... at kapgar
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I get that. The Apple Watch is $400, which is a lot more than any of the Fitbit models. And I've had a fair number of Fitbits die on me or get lost. The Apple Watch I have now (Series 4) has been pretty stable. My wife ended up getting my previous Apple Watch (Series 2) and she's been using it for daily walks.
Toggle Commented Jun 18, 2019 on Bit... at kapgar
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Oh. I thought it was part of my reply below. Back in 2017, I was looking for a replacement for my Apple Extreme Base Station as I was having to restart it twice a week. I was looking at mesh routers and Eero and Google Wifi were the two contenders. Most of the reviews I read about Eero were good, but they had issues with updates and various stability concerns with connections dropping after an update. Google Wifi reviews hailed the product as being a more stable product over other mesh routers. After almost two years, I've never had an issue with my Google Wifi routers. My speeds have been faster, connections are stable and never drop while inside the house.
Toggle Commented Jun 18, 2019 on Mesh... at kapgar
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https://eero.com Amazon recently purchased the company, so that could be good for product updates and improvements. I looked at Eero and decided the Google WiFi was more what I wanted (see my comment below)
Toggle Commented Jun 18, 2019 on Mesh... at kapgar
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After my Apple Extreme Base Station wasn't cutting it after 7 years, I replaced it with two (2) Google WiFi routers. The one is the main unit where the internet modem cable plugs into and the other is a mesh repeater. I could have added a 3rd or a 4th. You can buy them one at a time. I spent $99 for my first one and $89 for my second one. I will add a third at some point (most likely at our next residence after our house sells), but the two work wonderfully at our home now.
Toggle Commented Jun 18, 2019 on Mesh... at kapgar
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It looks very similar to an Apple Watch, including the band style with the holes and clasp. From the details of the story, I'd be buying the next Fitbit from eBay. Of course, they should be lasting longer.
Toggle Commented Jun 18, 2019 on Bit... at kapgar
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I'm going with KevinAZ guess.
Toggle Commented Jun 11, 2019 on Macro Monday 2019.23... at kapgar
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I've always known "whisky" as being outside the US and "whiskey" inside the US. For example, Crown Royal is whisky, as is several from Ireland and France that i've had. I've not tried the Dylan bourbon but am curious to. I need to add some posts to my Adult Beverages blog for some of the whiskys I've had over the last couple of years.
Toggle Commented Jun 10, 2019 on Whiskey... at kapgar
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You are just killing that reading goal.
Toggle Commented Jun 4, 2019 on May Goals... at kapgar
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I love it. That is awesome!!!! I enjoyed watching the roll overs. And the drive back to the office was pretty cool and smooth.
Toggle Commented Jun 4, 2019 on Video: R/C... at kapgar
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The scene with Clint killing the drug lords was the only out of place part of the movie for me. It was good, but I was trying to find why it such a minimal part. My favorite character was Scott (Paul Rudd). His Back to the Future references, his multiple bits of humor throughout the movie was just loads of fun. Touching parts for me was Tony at the end, snapping his fingers and the video played that he leaves his daughter. And Black Widow life ending. I am looking forward to the movie that tells her story.
Toggle Commented May 21, 2019 on Endgame... at kapgar
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I saw that same list on Twitter and was just blown away by how many movies. Details and titles would be nice, but we are years off from knowing those kind of need to know.
Toggle Commented May 21, 2019 on Dis2027... at kapgar
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I kept reading that line "It gets better" and then came to the part where Katie saw and shook hands with John Cusack. That IS AWESOME!!!
Toggle Commented May 18, 2019 on AA-21... at kapgar
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I did FCBD this year and they were all out of the Stranger Things comic. I've not watched the Netflix show yet, so not too bummed about that.
Toggle Commented May 18, 2019 on FCBD19 & SWDay... at kapgar
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Personally, I like your approach to his questions. The pulling no punches approach is part harsh, but it's open and honest. Because at some point, he will remember that conversation as he gets older. And I loved Endgame. So good. Both times I've seen it were stellar.
Toggle Commented May 18, 2019 on Duperest... at kapgar
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One, congrats and jealous are two things I have to say about your reading goal. I need to step up mine a lot with the year coming upon it's half way over mark in 7 weeks. I need to spend some time with Billie Eilish album. I've heard snippets, but need to track the entire album.
Toggle Commented May 18, 2019 on Apr Goals... at kapgar
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Great video. I'm going to guess from the bundled up shots of you, Katie and Nathan that it was cold there.
Toggle Commented May 18, 2019 on Video: Easter... at kapgar
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I know this is a given, but I've got to go with Marty. Of all his films you listed above, I've never seen the first 4. I should remedy that, if I can easily find those first 4 (most likely the library has them on DVD to check out).
Toggle Commented May 18, 2019 on Next... at kapgar
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That soundtrack looks great. Although curious minds would like to know with Ad Rock in the starring role, why no Beastie Boys song was part of the soundtrack. I've not seen the movie before, but now curious to watch it.
Toggle Commented May 18, 2019 on Taped 09... at kapgar
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I'm Team #NeverRewatching I saw them all and they were not bad, but nothing I would ever call movies I'd want to see again. My daughter really liked them, though.
Toggle Commented May 18, 2019 on Kevism: Shame... at kapgar
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They all ;look so young in that photo. For my pick with dinner, I'd have to go with Quentin Tarantino. That would either be super quiet and somber or very active and chatty.
Toggle Commented May 18, 2019 on Dinner... at kapgar
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That last line above about money and car keys sounds like a line from the song "Cat's In The Cradle" They grow up quicker than we imagine.
Toggle Commented May 18, 2019 on Daddy... at kapgar
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I'll take the tie for the INXS album X cover guess.
Toggle Commented Apr 24, 2019 on Macro Monday 2019.12... at kapgar
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The dresser turned out great.
Toggle Commented Apr 24, 2019 on Dresser... at kapgar
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I like the details of what is staying and what is going. I'm curious about how you will like DirecTV NOW vs. the dish DirecTV.
Toggle Commented Apr 24, 2019 on Disconnecting.. at kapgar
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