More iPhone issues in the past week. This time an iPhone 6s stopped wanting to charge. Insert charging cable in and nothing. Thus syncing was no longer possible. Cleaned out the lightning port and the please charge icon appeared. It would detect the cable was plugged in but wouldn’t charge. Obviously I tried with multiple chargers and cables on my 7plus. All is well outside … Continue reading iPhone 6s not charging? My temporary fix.
Part 1 June 2018 I had called softwank last week to get clarification on a double charge of 33000¥ (300USD) on my credit card statement. Originally I had called the residential internet department as I suspected it was a double cancelation fee in error for breaking the contract. Internet department checked and it wasn’t on their side. They advised me to check the statement and … Continue reading Softwank (mobile) part 2
Picture of softwank found Here TLDR; DO NOT ACCEPT “FREEBIES” FROM YOUR MOBILE CARRIER. Buy unlocked phone Use MVNO providers This is not uncommon as is a practice done in many countries. Softwank 30000¥/month IIJ 10000¥/month (20000¥/month with generous phone subsidy) 201Z was offered to me at no charge for 2 years when I upgraded from an iPhone 4s to a 6plus in 2015, I … Continue reading How I cut my mobile phone bill in half & Softwank fine print.
Did you know that military tanks got that name as a form of misinformation. To keep it secret tanks were given the name “tanks” in order to not arouse suspicious. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tank But I digress. Septic tanks… much like sewers are things vital to our way of life but we’d rather not think about. Living in Tokyo I never had to deal with calling a company … Continue reading Septic Tank