At a distance of 10.5 light-years (3.2 parsecs) from the Sun (Sol), it has an apparent magnitude of 3.73. It is the third-closest individual star or star system visible to the unaided eye and is the second-closest star known to host a planet.
Bill travels here looking for raw materials?
See also: wikipedia
BobNet Hub Edit
As Bill's base of operations, this is also the main hub of the BobNet. Because of the size of the computer, it hosts most of the large VR gatherings including meetings (Moots) , and Scrub Baseball Games.