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Entries from January 2010

Keller Williams Show — PingWi-Fi Kicks Off St. Louis With Music Hotspot

January 29th, 2010 · Tags: Arts · Cities · Gadgets

There is no telling how many times I have mentioned my love of random concerts in cities where I travel. Those are the best. Last summer, I stumbled upon Cracker playing outside on the banks of the Ohio River in Louisville, Kent. Many years ago there was a chance sighting of Echo & The Bunnymen […]

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Gogo Wi-Fi Helps Me With Inflight Yahyahs on AA

January 19th, 2010 · Tags: Airports · Cities · Satire · Wi-Fi

What’s a “yahyah” anyway?  Isn’t that from a Rolling Stones’ recording … “Get Yer Yahyahs Out,” or something like that. Well … we’ve only just begun and already I digress … What could be better than a Gogo Wi-Fi hotspot on board my sweet American Airlines ride at 40,000 feet?  Just one thing — THREE […]

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Tech Fans Question Authority, Yet Come Back For More

January 15th, 2010 · Tags: Airports · Cities · Gadgets · Sports · Wi-Fi

Twice in my career, I have interviewed for the top communications position at my alma mater, Texas Tech University. (The first time, several years ago, somehow I came in #2. Incidentally and sadly, that is the same high mark in the national rankings achieved by former Red Raider Coach Mike Leach.) I have been vocal […]

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PingWi-Fi Navigates North To Pirate Uprising On Lubbock Horizon

January 9th, 2010 · Tags: Cities · Sports · Wi-Fi

People ask me what PingWi-Fi.com is all about.  Well, I guess we’re about breaking all the rules.  EVERYONE says that rule #Uno of blogging is to stay concentrated on one area of interest.  LOL.  Can’t do it.  Too much tickles our fancy. I mean … Wi-Fi is our holy grail.  Literally, when people ask me […]

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Pirate Gang Rallies Around New Captain — Ruffin McNeill, Tech Wins In Alamo Bowl

January 3rd, 2010 · Tags: Cities · Sports

After giving up the lead just minutes into the third quarter, Tech finally finished off Michigan State in a game that saw several lead changes in the second half.  Final score, Texas Tech 41, Michigan State, 31.

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Michigan State Steals Tech Thunder in Coach McNeill Debut … So Far

January 2nd, 2010 · Tags: Satire · Sports

So … standing there on the sidelines of the Texas Tech, Michigan State game, tweeting my own business when someone rifles a pass over the sidelines.  Thank goodness it skipped before it hit me. LOL … I was like all trying to be cool and not jump or pass out or whatever.  I tried to […]

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Pirates, Spartans Swarm San Antonio For Valero Alamo Bowl Clash

January 2nd, 2010 · Tags: Cities · Satire · Sports · Wi-Fi

It’s game day, just before noon. I strolled through the parking lot of the Alamodome in anticipation of the Valero Alamo Bowl which features the Michigan State Spartans vs. the Texas Tech Red Raiders tonight on ESPN, 8 p.m. Central. (The PingWi-Fi team will be reporting and tweeting live from the sidelines and blogging from […]

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