Monthly Archives: August 2010

Buyer Beware: Western Digital My Passport external drives

I’ve had a few of them come in recently, and all had problems with the enclosure itself. In one of the units I pulled the drive itself out and it works fine now re-purposed as an internal drive, but that one example … Continue reading

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Telus may be worth considering again.

If you live on the Canadian west coast, and you’re using Telus as your ISP (Internet Service Provider), prior to a few months ago, I would have hands-down suggested switching to Shaw. Now, you have options.  Not too long ago … Continue reading

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How to buy a computer: removing bottlenecks

When you buy a new computer, probably the first improvement you expect over your previous computer is performance. Unfortunately, if you just bought a new computer, you probably were sold on the processing performance aspect rather the loading performance aspect, … Continue reading

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