Google Fi International Data Connection Issue Fix

Google Fi International Data Connection Issue Fix Google Fi is a cell phone provider (from Google) that borrows service from standard providers.  Known as an MVNO (mobile virtual network operator), Google does not own the infrastructure (cell towers, network) but instead purchases space on established networks like Sprint and T-Mobile in the US. I switched … Read more

LimeBike vs Spin: Bike Share in Seattle

LimeBike vs Spin: Bike Share in Seattle This summer, Seattle introduced free floating bike share program.  Pronto, Seattle’s prior bike share program, was city run and was dissolved due to high costs.  Part of the problem with the old program was that bike rentals had to be started and ended at one of the established … Read more

T-Mobile Galaxy S8 Samsung Pay 20,000 Points Promo

T-Mobile Galaxy S8 Samsung Pay 20,000 Points Promo Samsung Pay is a contactless payment system that rewards you for each purchase you make using your phone.  I use it a lot and wrote about it here. UPDATE As predicted, the promotion is now life.  Visit https://tmobileoffer.samsungrewards.com/?affiliate_id=samsungpay to find out more.  However beware, the eligible T-Mobile stores … Read more

Samsung Rewards with Samsung Pay

Samsung Rewards with Samsung Pay

Samsung Rewards with Samsung Pay Update: Be careful when redeeming Samsung Rewards points for a Reward card.  I exchanged 10,000 Samsung Rewards points for a $50 prepaid Visa card on November 9, 2017.  They added the $50 to a card that expired on December 31, 2017.  That gave me less than 60 days to use … Read more