Tag Archives: Hardware

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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Intel DN2820FYKH NUC Update

Thought I’d do a follow up post on our Intel NUC (Model: DN2820FYKH). The little machine is running fine and has only had one software crash since we started to use it. It is turned on 24/7 and gets used … Continue reading

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Intel DN2820FYKH NUC

The talk of the past year in hardware has been the Intel NUC, and I’ve been wanting to get my hand on one for the last few months, since the Third Generation module was released. In the end I decided … Continue reading

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