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Jon Humphrey

Writer • Bellingham • Member since May 23, 2017

Jon Humphrey is currently a music educator in Bellingham and very active in the community. He also has decades of professional IT experience including everything from support to development. He considers Bellingham to be the best place he has ever lived and has been here for over 8 years now.
He has been interested in technology, music, and science since he was very young and holds a degree in Music Production/Technology from the prestigious Hartt School. He started writing for his high school newspaper and has even published a sci-fi novel on Amazon.
Aside from his above interests, Jon spends his time repairing electronics and cars, hiking, diving, and motorcycling. He is a well known figure in the Open Source and Retro Gaming communities and does what he can to support them. He also cares very much about the environment, homelessness, and digital divide issues and does what he can on those fronts too.

Articles by Jon Humphrey

AT&T FirstNet (The Stasi Information Super Highway?)

By Jon HumphreyOn Aug 04, 2018

In the wake of the September 11th, 2001 terrorist attacks an understandably angry, grief stricken, nation would rush to try and figure out what went wrong. Predatory people and companies would [...]

Small Cell Shenanigans

By Jon HumphreyOn Jul 19, 2018

I’ll start this article with the two most laughable things to come out of the recently released documents for the telecom discussions this Monday. Most of the discussion in [...]

Public Works Doesn’t Care What You Say

By Jon HumphreyOn Jul 12, 2018

Update: 7/14/2018: Shortly after releasing this article I received the “draft that supposedly did not exist” from Eric Johnston at public works with a request for my input. The document, is [...]

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Recent comments

"After listening to the interview above I solidified my view that James Erb is the only choice. There were several distrubing things in the interview, but I’ll only comment [...]

Jul 27, 2018 on
Richey campaign - the echo chamber

"Yeah, infrastructure upgrades are a no-brainer in general. I try not to explain anything with conspiracy that I can explain with stupidity or laziness, but just the fact that they’[...]

Jul 14, 2018 on
Public Works Doesn't Care What You Say

"Thanks Doug, I’ll e-mail you at the address you provided :).

May 29, 2018 on
Big Telecom Low-Income Connections are a Joke

"I never understand how we can allow landlords to constantly rake in more and more cash while their behaviors overwhelm already stressed systems and do not lead to more affordable [...]

May 18, 2018 on
Megaplex Infection Spreads to Sehome
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