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Jordan McMahon
jordanmcmahon
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So this is true! I’d gone with the portable SSD in case someone ends up buying stuff for a home server but abandons the project. In that case, I think more people would get use out of a spare SSD lying around than an old HDD. If you’re dead set on having a home server, though, you’re right, and I should’ve included a Read more

So this is true! I’d gone with the portable SSD in case someone ends up buying stuff for a home server but abandons

I hadn’t heard of Emby! The reason I went with Plex, aside from ease of setup, was that there’s a nice little ecosystem of third-party apps. Does Emby have that? I’ll look into it!

I hadn’t heard of Emby! The reason I went with Plex, aside from ease of setup, was that there’s a nice little

Hi! Looks like the headline got changed a bit, and links for the Mac Mini got added, but if you read the piece, the point is to turn an old computer into a server. Read more

Hi! Looks like the headline got changed a bit, and links for the Mac Mini got added, but if you read the piece, the

That’s a perfectly fine alternative!

That’s a perfectly fine alternative!

I had completely forgotten about worry stones!

I had completely forgotten about worry stones!

I honestly wasn’t expecting to love Stadia as much as I do! I agree about the screen size, and it’s the first thing that’s made me regret getting the 12 Mini. 

I honestly wasn’t expecting to love Stadia as much as I do! I agree about the screen size, and it’s the first thing

Hey, thanks for this correction, good catch!

Hey, thanks for this correction, good catch!

This happened to me too! Once I quit smoking, I just plopped a portable battery in there to fill the void. Plus, it keeps my phone going! 

This happened to me too! Once I quit smoking, I just plopped a portable battery in there to fill the void. Plus, it

I’m not too sure! I’ll be testing one in the coming weeks, so stay tuned!

I’m not too sure! I’ll be testing one in the coming weeks, so stay tuned!

Ahh, thanks for catching that!

Ahh, thanks for catching that!

Ah! Nope, I was confused on that, thanks for catching!

Ah! Nope, I was confused on that, thanks for catching!

I actually didn’t touch too much on the Virtual Desktop part because I’d read mixed reports on success! If it works for your setup, that’s great, but might still require a big upgrade for some people. 

I actually didn’t touch too much on the Virtual Desktop part because I’d read mixed reports on success! If it works

Ah! It looked to me like it was a choice between the two! I’ll add some notes in the future about the prepaid aspect, because I would not be able to keep up. Thanks for the extra info!

Ah! It looked to me like it was a choice between the two! I’ll add some notes in the future about the prepaid

Obviously I’m biased, but I had the same dilemma. Here’s the thing: carpal tunnel SUUUUUUUCKS. If I had done more to prevent it early on, I wouldn’t have the issues I’m having now. They’re mostly gone now, but prominent enough to make me mad I waited so long to pull the trigger. Read more

Obviously I’m biased, but I had the same dilemma. Here’s the thing: carpal tunnel SUUUUUUUCKS. If I had done more to

Also a good deal!

Also a good deal!

Hey! Thanks for catching this edit slip! And thanks for being kind about it! :) 

Hey! Thanks for catching this edit slip! And thanks for being kind about it! :) 

Maybe they’re resolved now, or maybe I was just having an off day! But It took like, ten tries to get my Mac to recognize the keyboard. Totally worth it, though. 

Maybe they’re resolved now, or maybe I was just having an off day! But It took like, ten tries to get my Mac to

Hey! Thanks for letting us know about this! We did some digging, and things definitely look a little wonky. It looks like the RTings page is for a different model, but shows up on Google when you search this model number. From our digging, it looks like this model is 8K, though some users aren’t thrilled that it’s Read more

Hey! Thanks for letting us know about this! We did some digging, and things definitely look a little wonky. It looks

Oh no now I know what I’m reading up on all day. Thank you for the info! 

Oh no now I know what I’m reading up on all day. Thank you for the info! 

This has gotten a few mentions, I’m gonna be taking a look! :) 

This has gotten a few mentions, I’m gonna be taking a look! :)