Category Archives: Hardware

Future NAS Favourite – Western Digital Red Hard Disks

Since I reviewed my Synology DS1812+ NAS and suggested that the best disks to pair with this great hardware were the Seagate Barracuda 3TB, specifically the 1TB per platter ST3000DM001 model a lot has changed. Since then, since the two … Continue reading

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Heat analysis in the home for computers

Heat and electronics don’t go well together. Heat from electronics is just a by-product of wasted electrical power that’s been transformed into heat by the device. It’s why computers have fans and sever rooms have AC. The problem comes when … Continue reading

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