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centermedic last won the day on December 29 2017

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About centermedic

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    Essential PH-1,Moto Z Force, HTC BOLT, HTC 10 (spare), HTC One(M8, spare), Slate 8, HTC One(M7, spare)
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  1. centermedic

    One Way Messaging

    Trying to keep it as cheap as possible. IP based, displaying a message only using a monitor/tv with some type of adjunct/adaptor to receive the message.
  2. centermedic

    One Way Messaging

    Close. It needs to be IP driven.
  3. centermedic

    One Way Messaging

    Hopefully somebody here can help. I am looking for a way to push messages to TV/Monitors in remote locations. In other words, using my phone or computer I can send a message to a monitor several miles away.
  4. centermedic

    Essentially a sprint exclusive.

    I am actually happy with the phone, especially after the last update. The camera app is no longer a hot mess, the camera takes beautiful pictures (although there are some major pixelation issues on full zoom), reception is pretty good were I travel and the bluetooth and wifi work flawlessly. The biggest plus? This phone remains buttery smooth even after 7+ months of heavy use. My two biggest complaints are the death-hold it has on 800 and this has got to be the most slippery phone I have ever owned. This phone is officially the second phone where I have cracked the screen in almost twenty years!
  5. centermedic

    Essentially a sprint exclusive.

    I agree. The phone is much better now. The camera app works flawlessly now and the signal does seem to be a bit stronger as the phone now holds on to a signal where it used to drop and I can pick up LTE where I was only getting 1 x before. However, it still has a death grip on B26.
  6. centermedic

    Essentially a sprint exclusive.

    Thats odd. In my experience, the Essential holds onto 800 like a death grip. It is actually frustrating at times.
  7. centermedic

    Essentially a sprint exclusive.

    Update came through today. NMK24B.
  8. centermedic

    Essentially a sprint exclusive.

    It looks like they tried some trading off on RF reception on this phone. I have also noted that it is not great on 1x. However, it holds onto 800 almost excessively so. Its 1900 and 2500 reception is about on par with my Bolt.
  9. centermedic

    Oh HTC :(

    The 10 was a pretty good phone although I missed my true dual speaker set up.
  10. centermedic

    Oh HTC :(

    Yup. The wife likes her Moto so far. I just made sure she had a screen protector on day one!
  11. centermedic

    Essentially a sprint exclusive.

    Just picked up an essential phone. So far it seems like a very nice phone. The only thing I do not like is it seems to excessively hold on to B26. Other than that I just have to get used to what is basically vanilla android and the finger sensor being on the back.
  12. centermedic

    Oh HTC :(

    After almost ten years of nothing but HTC cell phones, we had to go in another direction. Picked up a moto Z Force for the wife to replace her A9 and I got an essential phone to replace my HTC 10. Really wanted to stay with HTC but they have nothing to compel me to pay the amount of money that they want for their phones. It is almost as if they are no longer trying which is too bad.
  13. centermedic

    Streaming Services Chat

    We cut the cord about a year ago. We now have Playstation Vue, Amazon Prime and Netflix. We could not be happier.
  14. Still going to have to disagree. What you are proposing is a self-fulfilling prophecy where innovations such as the internet could not exist without government investment. If you are supporting the idea that government has a significant role in innovation and only the government has the economic size to leverage investments into new technologies then your entire argument falls apart. Also, explain to me how the government is dividing up anybody's profits. As I said before, article two leveled out the playing field. In my opinion, this is necessary as long as there is not sufficient competition. What I find interesting is that I have yet to hear anybody propose scrapping the legal cable monopolies. Now that is a case of government control that reaches far beyond article two.
  15. I disagree. The internet has spent considerably more time without article two.