I talk net neutrality with Joe Soucheray


I talked net neutrality with my Pioneer Press colleague Joe Soucheray on his Garage Logic radio show.

It’s safe to say we’re not in agreement on the contentious topic, but I gave Joe a few things to think about.

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My reunion with fellow Ignite speakers

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Being an Ignite speaker is the thrill, and fright, of a lifetime.

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A perfect New Year’s at homes of friends


I’m all for skipping big, loud New Year’s Eve parties and having a quiet evening with friends, and that is exactly what happened last night.

In fact, my wife, son and I were welcomed into two homes of dear friends – and this was the perfect way to usher in the new year.

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I discuss superfast local Internet on Fox 9

Twin Cities-based Internet provider U.S. Internet provider had a blockbuster announcement today: It is rolling out 10-gigabit-per-second service for consumers and small businesses via its fiber-optic network.

For context, this is 10 times faster than what U.S. Internet, Google Fiber and other ISPs using fiber typically offered on the high end until now. It’s a big deal.

Hours after I covered this story for the Pioneer Press, Fox 9 News asked for my take on it.

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I’m Julio Ojeda-Zapata, a nerd, boricua and tech writer living in St. Paul, Minn. This is my personal site.
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