Breaking Up With Luma

Earlier this year I ordered a promising consumer mesh networking system called Luma. I waited patiently for the product to be released, and then an extra month while my number came up in the pre-order shipping queue. When I finally received my order, my first impressions of Luma were largely favorable. The initial release was…

The Angry, the Ugly, and the Anonymous

Yesterday I posted about my (hopefully) impending arrival of my new Luma mesh wifi system. I’m eager to put it through its paces. As excited as I am, however, there seem to be people who are becoming increasingly angry at the wait. Let me run down a few. The team at luma had always said…

Looking to the future

This past January my router began to give signs it was getting ready to roll over and die. Finally, as February hit, it refused to even power on. It was time to get a new router. About this same time I became aware of a new mesh wireless system which was about to be released,…

And the geeks shall inherit the routers

My wife and daughter took a girl-scout trip this morning, which left my son and I alone in the house.  he’s been wanting to get outside the last couple of days, but he’s been running a fever on and off so he’s been pretty much cooped up.  This morning was gorgeous, and we spent a…