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Need a Hardware Upgrade

Need a Hardware Upgrade

I’ve had enough trying to coax some old hardware to work. It’s time to upgrade and be done with the problems. Canon Office Products LiDE220 Document Scanner HooToo 7 Port USB 3.0 Hub with 2 Smart Charging Ports Wow, that USB 3.0 hub is originally priced at $180?!?!

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Tivo Roamio Upgraded

With my Tivo HD unit (circa 2008) showing the “black screen of death” more and more often, it was time to act and get a new Roamio. While the name is a little peculiar, this device is no joke. The strength of the Roamio is the remote viewing of recorded content included on the Plus […]

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Taking Stock: MacBook Pro

Next up, taking a look at my Late-2008 MacBook Pro to help figure out which Mac to get. 15-in display running at 1440×900 24-in external display running at 1920×1200 320 GB internal drive, 68 GB used 8 GB of RAM SuperDrive GigEthernet MagSafe 1 MiniDisplay Port, connected to DVI adapter for external display FW800, unused […]

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Taking Stock: iMac

Just taking stock of my iMac to help figure out which Mac to get. 24-in display running at 1920×1200 500 GB internal drive, 284 GB used 6 GB of RAM SuperDrive GigEthernet FW400, external drive (FW/USB2) FW800, external Drobo (FW/USB2) USB2 (3 ports) Keyboard and trackball Hub 1 Hub 2 Looking at the new MBP […]

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