Author Archives: michaelf

Transport Sync – The hardware and the software

Since getting my Transport Sync and seeing reports that the drive when formatted by the unit may not be accessible by any other means. I thought I would investigate this further myself. I took the external drive I was using … Continue reading

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Crucial 256GB m550 SSD

I’ve been in the market for a new SSD, as the one I had was a little small. Just as I was about to purchase one I saw a special come up for Crucial 256GB m550 SSD. So I ordered … Continue reading

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Transporter Sync – Use case

As previously posted I bought a Transporter Sync, as after some review I could see a use case for it and felt it could be a good addition for me and my environment. Below I am going to talk about … Continue reading

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Transporter Sync Ordered

After some careful consideration and additional research, as noted from my previous blog post. I ordered a Transporter Sync yesterday, as I really wanted to get my hands on one so I could honestly evaluate it. I was a little … Continue reading

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File Transporter – Cool bit of technology

I was introduced to a device called File Transporter by a twitter user I follow. I’ll admit I had never heard of it, and I don’t know why, cause the concept is certainly pretty cool. I had a few questions … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi 2 announced

I didn’t even expect this, was very surprised to see that a Raspberry Pi 2 has been announced. You can read more from the blog at Raspberry Pi as found here. I currently have a Model B+, but I will … Continue reading

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New Case – Ended up getting an Corsair Carbide Series Spec 02

I did end up buying a new case, I actually opted to buy an Corsair Carbide Series Spec 02. I might only have a mini-itx system, but I really wanted something that would be easy to work on, and besides … Continue reading

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PPP LCP EchoReq failures

It appears I got over 14 hour run out of my PPP connection with the new router, however it did end up dying, in a way that I believe is associated with my other router doing the same thing, as … Continue reading

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Initial impression of TP-Link TD-W8960N wireless router

My TP-Link TD-W8960N arrived yesterday, and I cracked open the box. Configured it and installed it onto my ADSL service. If you saw my last post, you will know I am having some ADSL sync issues, which suddenly came out … Continue reading

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ADSL issues

I am having some ADSL connectivity issues, its got so bad I am loosing ADSL sync quite frequently. I only had a tech out not long ago, since that visit, it seems to have got better and suddenly worse. Loosing … Continue reading

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