Category Archives: Guest Column

Tips for Planning an Extended Vacation or Work Sabbatical

Tips for sabbatical success on our RV road trip or extended career break. Continue reading

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Will Usage Caps by Broadband Providers Continue?

Technology writer and columnist Rene Agredano discusses the trend of bandwidth limitations imposed upon users by broadband companies. Continue reading

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The Possibilities are Endless in Free Agent Nation

In this Eureka Times-Standard article, technology and business guest writer Rene Agredano discusses the variety of self-employed entrepreneurs in rural Northern California’s Humboldt County, circa 2001. Continue reading

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Prospering on Internet Time: What's Your Time Worth?

Business writer Rene Agredano asks entrepreneurs to consider the effects of having a face-to-face meeting without a specific purpose and agenda. Continue reading

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Dispatches from the Front Lines of the Housing Wars

Author Rene M. Agredano sends a dispatch from the front lines of the Bay Area housing wars in 1999. Continue reading

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Consider a Technology Tour for Your Next Vacation

During our travels across North America, we toured several technology-themed tourist attractions, which I documented in my regular guest column printed in the Eureka Times Standard Newspaper. This one appeared in the 07/03/08 edition. Consider a Technology Tour for Your … Continue reading

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On the Road with the Web

When my husband Jim and I hit the road in 2007 to travel across North America, I continued to submit technology-centric guest columns to the Eureka Times-Standard Newspaper. This article discusses our mobile satellite capabilities that we purchased for our … Continue reading

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WiFi at the Wharfinger…a Good Start

Broadband infrastructure makes advances in California’s Humboldt County, while fiber optic outages continue to hold the economy hostage Continue reading

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Does Your Vote Really Count?

A look at the U.S. election process and why inconsistencies abound according to election reform and voter activist groups. Continue reading

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Industry Should Pay for eWaste

Rural communities often pay exorbitant fees for disposing of solid waste, especially when it comes to e-waste. The following article was written after I had to pay to stand in line to dispose of my own e-waste on a special … Continue reading

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