Tag Archives: Hardware

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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Reconfigured my Dual 24 inch Display Setup

I was originally running a Dual 24 inch Display Setup at home, after only recently acquiring it several months ago. However after about 2 months of running without it, I decided I should reconfigure it all back. Since I have … Continue reading

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Case Change – Corsair

As per my last post here. I’ve been trying to work out what new PC case I should buy. After some consideration and further research, I think I will end up buying a Corsair Carbide Series SPEC-03. I plan on … Continue reading

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New Mini-ITX Case?

I’ve had a Mini-ITX system now for over a year. I built it sometime ago, and I built it with a BitFenix Prodigy case, however this case hasn’t aged the best. The case is a nice, don’t get me wrong, … Continue reading

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Continued success with Intel DN2820FYKH NUC

Readers (if I have any *hehe*) will remember that I have been using Intel DN2820FYKH NUC’s. You can check out my previous posts about these from the link here. Earlier last month I mounted them using the Vesa mounts onto … Continue reading

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Noontec N5 Gigalink a year later

It’s just over a year since I got my first Noontec N5 Gigalink, as per the post talking about it previously here. I did upgrade the firmware, but things from that point for me didn’t go well. As the new … Continue reading

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Another Intel DN2820FYKH NUC

Yesterday I received another Intel DN2820FYKH NUC computer. I had ordered another one with the intent of running a Mythtv Backend and Frontend using a Realtek USB tuner. I’ve installed Mythbuntu and got everything working, however I really like using … Continue reading

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