Archive for August, 2011

Sonic.net voted one of the “Best Places to Work”

Tuesday, August 16th, 2011

Based upon a confidential survey of our staff members by the North Bay Business Journal, Sonic.net has been honored as one of the "North Bay Business Journal's Best Places to Work". We really appreciate this honor, and the candid feedback from our team here. I work with an amazing group of ...

A little bit of ping-pong fun.

Friday, August 12th, 2011

One of the many benefits of working at Sonic.net is a ping-pong table in the break room, here Jasper and Augie exercise that benefit. Did I mention we're hiring? http://sonic.net/jobs/ Table tennis skills not required, but it can't hurt. Note : we have paddles, Jasper and I just believe that purists ...

The Five Levels of ISP Evil

Thursday, August 11th, 2011

NOTE: If you're interested in broadband & policy, you are in the right place! Read the related post, "Help us, protect your privacy online" and sign the EFF petition. Then, learn "Why U.S. Broadband is so Slow". If you are concerned about capped Internet consumption, see "Drilling Through the Caps". Finally, learn more about Sonic.net's ...

Help us, protect your privacy online

Monday, August 1st, 2011

[caption id="attachment_1033" align="alignright" width="320" caption="Credit: Int'l Herald Tribune"][/caption] A panel of the U.S. House of Representatives has just moved forward legislation that would force ISPs to retain logs about your online activities for one full year. I urge you to write to your representatives in hopes of preserving your right to ...