I was a DynDNS free subscriber and swtiched to FreeDNS. One cool thing about them is how there are nearly 100K domain names to choose from. However, I decided to do something a bit different. I ordered a static IP from my ISP for $4/mo (for other work reasons also) and use FreeDNS to map a domain name for ease of… » 4/10/14 9:42am 4/10/14 9:42am

You mention multiple times of the Chromecast not having a remote, and the tone is that you think that it's a downside. I have to completely disagree. One of the most compelling features of the Chromecast is that it DOESN'T have a remote. A remote is one more thing that you have to learn via muscle memory. I already… » 3/28/14 11:49am 3/28/14 11:49am

Plex is by far the best solution for streaming all of your media. I have been supporting the Plex community since they released Chromecast support, and the reason why most people have issues is because their server is not capable of transcoding fast enough. I am helping one person now who has their content on a USB… » 3/07/14 7:47am 3/07/14 7:47am

Work on the left...Play on the right. I have had this desk, which I love BTW, for over 15 years. It's from Copenhagen and is configurable. This is probably the 5th or 6th configuration that I have had it in. It's starting to show a little bit of wear, but I have a fix for that. I am going to paint it using a… » 8/08/13 2:16pm 8/08/13 2:16pm

After reading the Lifehacker poll and since summer is coming in Arizona...my used leather beater from CraigsList was making me sweat and I like the idea of supporting my back since I am here behind my desk 8+ hours a day. After reading many reviews, I opted for the V1 Ergohuman. Mainly because of the price, the… » 5/10/13 4:22pm 5/10/13 4:22pm