TiVo finally turned on the power of the HD platforms (the Series 3 and HD) with the 9.2 upgrade this week. This enables sharing of video between TiVos (even between standard-def and high-def units) as well as allowing uploads and downloads from PCs. So now we can all enjoy our video away from the house. This is super sweet with the Desktop Plus' support of the iPod (and … [Read more...] about TiVo Tunes Up Series 3
Archives for October 2007
I'm not really a classical guy, but I do have a few favorite classical selections in my collection. If you're got any non-pop music at all, you've run into the same problem I have (and many others besides - you there, Jim?): the default way iTunes organizes music is really not any good for music types that aren't performer/album/tune based. And the iPod's non-scrolling makes … [Read more...] about Organizing Classical Music in iTunes
I spotted this on a Ford commercial last night. Their new(ish) Edge SUV sure is fast! I imagine no other vehicle in any class even comes close to this top speed! Someone tell Bugatti and Pagani! Update: Because I've been asked, here are the answers you seek: The ad aired on the local educational access channel last night (10/17) around 10 PM It was the "Ilissa … [Read more...] about Wow That’s One Amazing SUV!
Another great tutorial by Stephen Bigelow is appearing this week in lots of TechTarget publications. It focuses on switch upgrade best practices, and again quotes that Foskett guy. He's so smart... … [Read more...] about Toot toot: SAN Expansion Best Practices
Yeah, I know it goes against the current shrinking/greening storage meme, but I wanted to point out this excellent article on expanding disk arrays over at SearchStorage. Stephen Bigelow has written a number of these great tutorials, which should be required reading to new storage admins. Oh yeah, and he quotes some Foskett guy in the piece... … [Read more...] about Toot toot: Expanding Storage