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Billy Jones (N5EVD)
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Attends Our Lady of the Streets
Lives in Sugar Land, Texas
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My Nexus 5X is now on Android N beta (NPC56W). Running great so far! 
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A new end plate for the Glock Come and take it" is an American patriotic slogan used in 1778 at Fort Morris in Georgia during the American Revolution and in 1835 at the Battle of Gonzales during the Texas Revolution.
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Give just a little to keep Wikipedia around. 
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I agree also. Personal computing is changing. Lighter, mobile and free is the way to be. The operations system or hardware systems should not bog you down 
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Change for the Good, We can really believe in 
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I finally got my Android 6.0.1 update on my Nexus 5X. Working great so far. Android and Project Fi for me.
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I love Texas history..
Since 1897, a select group of very special people have made a pledge to keep Texas history alive. They have been driven by the belief that without an understanding of our history, every generation must start over. They are a proud group. Like the defenders of the Alamo, they stand up while ...
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I've got a Nexus 5X on the way. Thanks for a real world review 
A review of the Nexus 5X from Mike Stone at Linux Rants
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I love 1.25 meter Simplex. Grid EL29EP 
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I WANT TO EAT IT
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Got to love the little mouse!

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Former Electronics Technician
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I plan on changing the World and making it a better place, all we have to do is try
Employment
  • N5EVD
    1991 - present
  • US Army
    Military Policeman, 1980 - 1984
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Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Sugar Land, Texas
Previously
Houston, Texas - Nurnberg, Germany - Conroe, Texas - Lufkin, Texas
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US Army Vet, Linux & Android User, General Class amateur radio op in EL29EP. One of the original nerds
Introduction

Just another open minded computer nerd and a General class amateur "ham" radio operator, N5EVD and a lifetime member of BVARC, the Brazos Valley Amateur Radio Club (Sugar Land, TX).  I have computers running Linux Mint Cinnamon and PC-BSD Unix.  Being a ham, I have a working rapidly deployable wireless mesh HSMM WRT-54GL box ready to roll !

I am a member of the Ubuntu Houston group and the Houston Linux Society.  Free and Open Source rules.

 

Bragging rights
Proud owner of a Yaesu FT-897D & LDG AT-897 Autotuner, Yaesu FT-2800 and a Yaesu FTM-400DR, a Alinco DR-235G. I love 1.25 meters. I do not use Microsoft Products!
Education
  • Our Lady of the Streets
    Life & Strife, present
  • Northwestern University
    Psycho Studies
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N5EVD