Hardware post archive

  1. Predictable issues with video doorbells
  2. The European Space Agency store
  3. Vortex Race 3 keyboard
  4. Why OLED phone screens suck for some of us
  5. CoreTypes.bundle still has some classic hardware
  6. The Lucent 901928-01 Keyboard
  7. The 80586 Pentium
  8. A dodgy USB key
  9. StatusCake chatbot
  10. macOS modifier keys
  11. Apple T2 webcam security
  12. Xorg: More than one possible primary device found
  13. Marc Edwards on 2x Retina
  14. Apple’s Entrepreneur Camp for women
  15. Why rip up functional footpaths?
  16. Ports
  17. LattePanda
  18. The new MacBook Air isn’t 2:1 Retina
  19. Rounded internal SCSI cables
  20. The new MacBook Airs are devoid of touch bars!
  21. Apple New York event wish list
  22. Another chance to buy a DAN A4-SFX case
  23. The Aston Martin Lagonda
  24. More plastic, via @Georgiecel
  25. Why do some smoke detectors use radioactive material?
  26. MUJI table test
  27. Obsolete best IT practices
  28. Zero percent battery
  29. Lee Myung-bak sentenced for bribery
  30. When Macworld isn’t
  31. Even more sign generator planes
  32. Someone designed these
  33. The longest post ever, on the STV-4540 PDU
  34. Disabling Hyper-Threading for Spectre
  35. A few days back on a small phone
  36. My new Kindle
  37. Oh Android, don’t ever change
  38. The Pentax K-1 Mark II, and their pancakes
  39. Filing cabinet chair review
  40. The NASA X-59
  41. A Californian rooter van
  42. My brand new mustimeter
  43. Which duck tape is best?
  44. A true 757 replacement
  45. Cabin of a TWA Lockheed TriStar
  46. Why ZTE was banned in the US, Australia
  47. New York’s C Trains
  48. A Tesla and Maserati
  49. The beige 5.25 inch Zip Insider
  50. Epson’s classic combo floppy drives
  51. A home-office hideaway computer desk
  52. My Akihabara GPD Pocket
  53. 555 pages
  54. Photo of my desk in 2005
  55. Home digital assistants
  56. Music and phones in public
  57. iUmu, the iMac
  58. HomePod
  59. 800×600 in a Retina world
  60. The Hawker Siddeley Trident was fast
  61. Fuji Xerox
  62. HP battery recall
  63. 12TB drives are now a thing
  64. Meltdown and Spectre
  65. Xen on yesterday’s Intel issue
  66. Intel’s protected kernel memory leak fun
  67. Listerine mouth wash taste guide
  68. FaceID
  69. The Tupolev Tu-114
  70. OLEDs suck, for me
  71. But Steve Jobs wouldn’t have done it!
  72. Apple’s September 2017 kit
  73. Electroboom on the Right Hand Rule
  74. Flaws with Sydney’s Opal card
  75. Rick’s 10GbE home network
  76. Recycling VHS tapes
  77. Second–hand computers do exist
  78. A decade of iTelephones
  79. White people on Asian infocomm
  80. Old driver decision tree
  81. Unboxing a 1997 Iomega Jaz Drive
  82. Oliver’s law of assumed responsibility
  83. One is not like the others
  84. Restoring my first computer
  85. The HP Pavilion Wave
  86. The new Mac Pro shall be
  87. Typewriter style keyboard
  88. ECC in AMD Ryzen
  89. The Zip Insider
  90. Versions of EMM386
  91. 3D-printed Penrose Triangle
  92. On the size of the Commodore 128
  93. The NOCHANGE BBS car
  94. The state of the Mac
  95. Farewell office coffee mug
  96. The Boeing 727 prototype
  97. Two-tone beige keyboards in 2017
  98. Acela Express, then and now
  99. Goodbye junk
  100. Fujitsu exiting laptop business
  101. The unfortunately-named Eero
  102. The NSG uClean LD-1420 HMT
  103. Mac downloads in 2016
  104. Kelana Jaya Putra LRT line
  105. Eight years ago, the Convair 880
  106. The first Lockheed L-1011 TriStar
  107. USB aquarium alarm clock pen holder light
  108. The iPhone 7
  109. Webmaster Hales on four power supplies
  110. Four power supplies
  111. HPE buys SGI
  112. The ASUS EeeBook X205TA
  113. Covering laptop camers
  114. Choosing a minimalistic Mini-ITX case
  115. Folding paper seven times
  116. The Sun Type 6
  117. Something to do with KVMs
  118. Being mostly wrong about diesel cars
  119. Fans brave wet as iPhone 6s goes on sale
  120. Australian iPhone 6s plans stuck in the 2000s
  121. Mid-2012 MacBook Air SSD upgrades
  122. Raw tech specs
  123. Concession Opal cards
  124. July 2015 iPods
  125. Ruben sets up utilities
  126. My bedroom home office in 2010
  127. Translucent screens
  128. I heard you like cranes
  129. Stop trying to make Apple Watch without 'the' happen
  130. Difference between Quanta and Qantas
  131. The IKEA firm RÖLLEKA pillow
  132. CPU architectures on nixCraft
  133. Cloud storage arrays
  134. No more Nokia Sync
  135. Circular (travelling) headphones
  136. Time to shake the toner
  137. Keyloggers
  138. The 27 inch Retina iMac
  139. The Typo2 iPhone keyboard
  140. UTS Building 11 lifts
  141. The Bic Orange Finepoint most certainly is
  142. Choosing a keyboard for gaming and typing
  143. Interpreting ipmitool ser list memory errors
  144. UTS Building 11 feedback
  145. The lost opportunity of UTS Building 11
  146. Two years with a MacBook Air
  147. SCSI
  148. Saturday nights with a PSU
  149. Diesel cars
  150. The Topre RealForce looks absolutely perfect
  151. WASD keyboard design fun
  152. Disruption from Sydney, and keyboards
  153. The Roland TR-808
  154. CoolerMaster QuickFire, via @screenbeard
  155. An Ultimo pilgrimage to MSY
  156. Ruben talks shoes
  157. The CODE keyboard
  158. My second workstation: Unicomp keyboards
  159. Suspiciously timed massive Archival Discs
  160. Teana Lanster and Mahou Shoujo Lyrical Nanoha
  161. LTO Ultrium tape drives
  162. Tiamo’s 32–bit efi and Mavericks 10.9.2
  163. The @dai1313 on Optiplex nostalgia
  164. Silent swap meets and IT nostalgia
  165. Mavericks on my first gen Mac Pro
  166. The mystery of internal drive enclosure connectors
  167. Mmm, chewy phone cables
  168. Kindles, iPods, teal shirts
  169. The Razer antithesis to the new Mac Pro?
  170. When you use the same mouse as him
  171. Mac Pro compromises might not be for me
  172. The Belkin Thunderbolt Dock
  173. The LEGO Acropolis
  174. All this new tech is making us antisocial
  175. I used to be that guy; the new Mac Pro
  176. When our frigid whitegood was neither
  177. Linux RdRand
  178. FreeBSD and hardware random number generators
  179. Some ZFS SSD feedback from @zoomosis
  180. ZFS on FreeBSD supporting TRIM
  181. Classic Toshiba driver archive
  182. Fibre optic considered faster than copper
  183. Ditto
  184. The IKEA Upptäcka backpack
  185. What Motorola is to Google
  186. Photocopiers making randomly alterations
  187. An evening with printers
  188. Sony CDP-101
  189. Cisco Discovery Protocol, eventually
  190. Cray Mac Pro
  191. My Mac Pro space station
  192. I don’t always make lame networking memes
  193. This isn’t about the Cisco 2800 router series
  194. Eric Schmidt says we’re just afraid of change
  195. My latest retro multimedia CD-ROM haul
  196. Sharp slipping pSee shipments
  197. Dell, going private
  198. I think my new iPad mini is Canadian
  199. So when Samsung shuns NFC, it’s okay
  200. The 1990s Dell Dimension, via @dai1313
  201. The Ancient Compaq Presario 5510 spaceship
  202. Goodbye, Old Glossy
  203. The wrath of certain Android users
  204. A cheaper Chevrolet Volt
  205. I need the lightest possible machine…
  206. An 11” MacBook Air unboxing review thing
  207. Infinite Solutions: Recharging batteries
  208. She adores her 64!
  209. A veritable pain in the neck
  210. Belkin F5D7010 works on Fedora and FreeBSD
  211. Linus Torvalds and I had the same computer
  212. I love you John, but stop reporting on Apple!
  213. Acer being truthful about Windows tablets
  214. A Firefox phone? Yes please!
  215. Comments on Microsoft’s Surface Tablet
  216. A rambling Mac Pro status report!
  217. Would you give an ARM for an Intel phone?
  218. My letter to Westpac about a PayPass debit card
  219. Retro DEC PDP11 graphics
  220. Seagate and LaCie, hard drives consolidate again!
  221. Steins;Seagate
  222. Optus, Vodafone network sharing, via @madcatjo2point0
  223. Microsoft Barnes and Noble, wait what?
  224. No ATMs skimming from DBS profits!
  225. That’s a pretty complex avionics rack!
  226. Friends don’t let friends use crappy keyboards!
  227. A380 plushies with @johncarneyau and @DrRachie
  228. Does not having it impede its primary function?
  229. Windows Phone UI efficiency
  230. Australian Personal Computer, March 2012
  231. Australian full body scanners
  232. Lord of the Rings Lego Minifigs
  233. I had a BlackBerry back in the day, with old photos!
  234. Let the bed bugs bite
  235. No Kodak moment pun here
  236. DBS responds to ATM skimmer fun
  237. What’s Avocado’s Constant?
  238. You can just skim this DBS ATM story
  239. Intel Ultrabooks at CES, via @kevinctofel
  240. DBS ATM skimmers
  241. Better late than never: HP not changing their logo
  242. Prevent volumes auto-mounting on Mac OS X
  243. Possibly my favourite aircraft colour scheme ever!
  244. BREAKING: I finally cleaned my desk!
  245. No more Dell netbooks
  246. A very Janeway Christmas
  247. My LEGO figs!
  248. Not surprising to me in the slightest
  249. Sophos CityRail memory key adventures
  250. My followup Kindle review followup
  251. Witnessing NASA #Curiosity #MSL launch, from bed!
  252. Gruber and Topolsky on Android 4
  253. My shiny new Kindle 4!
  254. Super biased reviews of the HP Envy
  255. 10.11.11 – Happy Binary Day #1!
  256. Airbus A340 flying into the sunset, as it were
  257. HP are making PCs again!?
  258. Not sure if I have one of them Kindles
  259. iPhone4Steve
  260. I got fourteen new iPod nano watches today!
  261. Goodbye Armada M300
  262. Awesome Starbucks threads
  263. Amazon Kindle Fire
  264. My shiny new MikroTik 750GL!
  265. The IKEA Effect, and Manland
  266. UTS robot dance troupe
  267. Another lost iTelephone
  268. Were we all Punk’d by HP?
  269. Android #1 mobile platform for malware, but…
  270. Foresight versus hindsight at Dell
  271. An ode to HP desktops and PDAs
  272. Now it violates the GPL? Where does this stop?
  273. Paying more for stuff and whatnot in Australia
  274. Late night iMac UTS observations
  275. Don’t worry, Android is unchanged
  276. Motoroogle?!
  277. 2007: Apple should pull the plug on the iPhone
  278. Tech I couldn’t live without: The INSERT key
  279. Tech I couldn’t live without: door handles
  280. Operating Systems Solutions #fail
  281. My first and last entry on Android patents
  282. I was wrong about Apple and Android!
  283. Cory Doctorow on the Samsung Galaxy Tab
  284. This Week in Rubénerd Mobile Computing
  285. Singapore army iPads?
  286. Mac Pro not seeing a SCSI-USB Jaz drive
  287. An AdLib ISA card!
  288. Failing broadcom-wl on 32 bit Fedora 15?
  289. A cheap solution for my Nikon D60 battery?
  290. Steve Ballmer photos, again
  291. HP bevels, and xcalc, for some reason
  292. The Sophos Security Gateway?
  293. Victorinox Altmont 2.0 laptop baggyness
  294. @i2yh @rubenerd photocopier reminiscing
  295. Lithium batteries costing us a bundle!
  296. Google closed Honeycomb, so what?
  297. It’s hard being an Aussie Palm fanboy
  298. My white iPhone 4 and Zune predictions
  299. An Optus phone data post, with cans!
  300. iPad 2
  301. Singapore schwag!
  302. RIP Ken Olsen 1926-2011
  303. MacTheKnife is back in bidness!
  304. My first bike!
  305. Nostalgia, SuperDisk drives under OS X
  306. Another sophisticated cooling solution
  307. Waking up your lazy Fedora 14 ThinkPad X40
  308. Sinclair 128K
  309. Government use of iPads?
  310. Celebrating 30 years of Post-It Notes!
  311. Windows Phone 7 thoughts
  312. Why don’t we have Open printer cartridges?!
  313. Ruben is not an XPT engineer
  314. Apple’s new September 2010 swag
  315. What HP needs to do after The Hurd
  316. The other Steve comments on the iPad
  317. No more Apple Cinema Displays
  318. Goodbye Nexus One
  319. Google Android the latest US weapon?
  320. Longwinded post on the iPhone 4 saga
  321. Schweet all day notebook battery power
  322. One sided reporting on Android and the iPhone
  323. Thinking about WWDC 2010
  324. Finally upgraded my ThinkPad X40’s memory!
  325. Stop the presses, iPad sells in Japan!
  326. Some Western Digital drives have EARS
  327. Aussie customs can now search laptops
  328. Picking up an MSI P43T-C51 for peanuts!
  329. Commodore’s Amiga fumble in one line
  330. Android isn’t evil, it’s just not as awesome
  331. Microsoft’s consumer space woes
  332. Buying stolen property is Apple’s fault?
  333. HP buys Palm, Ruben buys coffee to feel better
  334. The real folks who should buy Palm
  335. What happened to the vibrating Logitech mouse?
  336. Robbie Williams sings about… Palm?
  337. Palm for sale, and some drawn out nostalgia
  338. Mr GigaOM poses with an iPad
  339. The iPad and Palmar Hyperhidrosis -ness
  340. FrankSting and Slashdot Znu on the iPad
  341. iPad swimming pool iPod bathtubs
  342. Personal take on CNET’s iPhone 4G wishlist
  343. Batteries own me
  344. Windows Phone Mobile thing 7 is… the iPhone?
  345. Only enabling 16 bit PCMCIA in a FreeBSD kernel?
  346. Kudos to Dick Smith Electronics in Adelaide
  347. A combination lock USB key?
  348. FreeBSD 8.0 boots on a Toshiba Libretto 70CT
  349. I can honestly say I didn’t expect that result!
  350. A case study in why features != usability
  351. A Japanese Dell makes it with a Mac Mini
  352. Apple’s unfortunate environment backstep
  353. SuperDrive likes FreeBSD, scared by Fedora
  354. Aperture 3 signalling end of 32-bit support?
  355. Researching Nikon micro lenses
  356. Initial iPad Star Trek sounding reactions
  357. Worrying out loud about the Apple Tablet
  358. OS X telling me to Service Battery? Uh oh
  359. Lovingy detailed Logitech Anywhere MX review
  360. Can you print a blank page?
  361. Upgrading a Western Digital MyBook
  362. Uniqlo made me like clothes shopping!
  363. Palm nostalgia and marketing folk
  364. The Tennant 5700 industrial scrubber
  365. Bummer, I have to contact myself
  366. Logitech Powered USB Hub schweetness
  367. SingTel Huawei E180 on Snow Leopard
  368. DéLonghi Magnifica loud noises fixed!
  369. Horizontal remote controls anyone?
  370. Motorola Milestone is tempting
  371. Dell down, Microsoft makes hardware move
  372. In the market for a new Logitech mouse
  373. ThinkPad X40 secondary IDE #fail
  374. Could the OpenOfficeMouse be chorded?
  375. Android’s built in excuse?
  376. Optus bill payment disconnect fail
  377. Unmount discs without ejecting on Macs
  378. The birth of a Sidekicking verb?
  379. Why must external drives behave this way?
  380. iPhoneUserNews and dull comment trolls
  381. The Sun Oracle Database Machine
  382. The new MacBook Pro inverter worked!
  383. The Cliq beating Apple
  384. Lousy networks more effective than filters!
  385. HP LaserJet Error -9672 on Snow Leopard
  386. BASIC on the iPhone Commodore 64
  387. Doubts over my Cult of the Mac membership
  388. Shot inverter in the MacBook Pro
  389. No backlight on Snow Leopard MacBook Pro
  390. PC DOS 7 on a ThinkPad X40?
  391. An arm, a leg and a Drobo
  392. Final review of ThinkPad X40 awesomeness
  393. Got me a set of TrackPoint replacement caps
  394. Initial ThinkPad X40 review, is gut!
  395. Craptastic versus good quality second hand?
  396. Does Crucial.com mess up your iPhone 3G?
  397. Grabbing an IBM Thinkpad X40!
  398. Coffee shops starting to ban laptops?
  399. Do not be afraid of tablet computers!
  400. MacBook Pro trackpad on OpenSolaris
  401. iTelephone 3.0.1
  402. iPhoneUserNews is a breath of fresh air
  403. Optus phone reconnection adventures
  404. Mac keycaps for Unicomp keyboards
  405. Another spiffy new MacBook Pro battery
  406. Taking Paul Thurrott to task on the Zune HD
  407. More Commodore 16 Unicomp keyboard comparions
  408. MacBook Pro ExpressCard slot debacle?
  409. Comparing my Unicomp to my Commodore 16
  410. I almost got my Unicomp SpaceSaver! Blast!
  411. I love my new Unicomp buckling spring keyboard!
  412. No carrier error for SingTel EVDO
  413. Affordable MacBook Air, Green Hummers
  414. Kudos to Unicomp
  415. Just ordered a Unicomp SpaceSaver keyboard
  416. Landscape iTelephone keyboard everywhere!
  417. Followup iTelephone Optus unlocking post
  418. Using my unlocked iTelephone in Singapore
  419. Unicomp and CVT keyboards
  420. IBM Model M and Northgate Omnikey keyboards
  421. Swag from the Singapore PC Expo 2009
  422. Brief comments about new MacBooks
  423. Pouring coffee on a laptop wasn’t a good idea
  424. My Intel Inside Xeon stickers arrived
  425. An open letter to tech journalists
  426. PC DOS 2000 boots on an Armada M300!
  427. SG$700 for a Kindle? Thanks but no thanks
  428. The optical and magnetic media tag race
  429. MacBook Pro wishing out loud and whatnot
  430. Review of AirMe for iPhone and iPod Touch
  431. Excited about the AF-S NIKKOR DX 35mm f/1.8G
  432. Moving to Linux from FreeBSD on my Armada M300
  433. I have some barred locations on my phone line!
  434. Optus stole my sanity again
  435. Disabling the PC speaker in FreeBSD
  436. An iPhone uh oh message
  437. Apple awarded patent for the iPhone interface
  438. Optus slapped with a fine for sending spam
  439. So Apple isn’t giving up trade shows?
  440. The unnessisary excess of multipe ink cartridges
  441. An involved Optus customer support debacle
  442. Is this shipping table normal?
  443. What the 15 inch MacBook Pro really needs
  444. Search for a killer desktop replacement combo
  445. Late Linehaul Frt Delayed and other observations
  446. Drive catastrophe, good thing I have solid backups
  447. Ruben’s words of camera phone wisdom
  448. iPhone 2.2 makes MobileSafari usable again!
  449. Western Digital Scorpio Black 298GiB goodness
  450. My review was featured on Elgato.com!
  451. Possible reason why there’s no MacBook FireWire
  452. Sophisticated MacBook Pro cooling consulting solution
  453. Apple, these are my FireWire drives
  454. Only problem so far with the iPhone: MobileSafari
  455. MacBook a winner, unless you need FireWire
  456. Keyboard and coffee, Sent from my iPhone
  457. The penultimate plus one MacBook FireWire post
  458. Addressing some MacBook FireWire arguments
  459. Apple still claims the MacBook includes FireWire
  460. Obituary for FireWire 1999-2008
  461. Apple’s tragic FireWire MacBook mistake
  462. New aluminium block MacBook Pros are nice, mostly!
  463. New Apple notebook hardware, waffle irons
  464. Nobody will ever need 16GiB, right?
  465. My kingdom for a bigger notebook hard drive
  466. BeOS, the Amiga, now the iPhone?
  467. Okay okay I got an iPhone!
  468. On the Mawson Lakes library and common sense
  469. Do we all like HP’s new logo?
  470. VIDEO: Replacing the fan in my MacBook Pro
  471. Eye really like my EyeTV
  472. OPEN Networks can’t spell Porsche
  473. Phone line connection musings
  474. Just ordered a Yubikey
  475. The iPhone in Australia
  476. FreeBSD on an Armada M300 rocks
  477. Data capacity then and now, pretty amazing!
  478. Showing network drives on an OS X desktop
  479. Incredible SGD579 laptop deal
  480. Uh oh
  481. Inheriting a little Armada M300 subnotebook!
  482. Intel’s breathtaking photos from Twitter
  483. Faulty Intel DQ35JO motherboard fun
  484. On low profile PCI cards and Microsoft tax
  485. The mysterious little DFE-670TXD
  486. Nokia e61i screenshot of iPhone site
  487. Why I probably couldn’t own an iPhone
  488. My beautiful iBook is working again!
  489. Mixed reaction to August 2007 iPod crop
  490. iPod features I’d love to see and love to hate
  491. Sim Lim Square and the Athlon X2
  492. COMEX Singapore 2007 expedition
  493. Damn your new iMacs and iWork Apple!
  494. Hide-a-pod on Cranky Geeks
  495. Yet another iPhone post
  496. Seagate hard disk shot my FireWire port
  497. Ruben’s sexy new Mighty Mouse!
  498. iPhone and Zune, no comparison!
  499. Anyone Used a Creative Xmod?
  500. Latest Rubenerd Outage
  501. First Blu-ray Disc Drive Won’t Play Blu-ray Movies
  502. Commodore 64 T-Shirt
  503. Orange Juice Cleaning Products?
  504. Ridata 8GB CompactFlash Card
  505. Great IT Spares eBay Australia Store
  506. Integrated Mainboards and AC’97
  507. Modem Versus WinModem
  508. Apple Battery Recall
  509. The SwiMP3 Player
  510. Michelin’s Airless Tyres
  511. Mac OS X 0x80020025 blank DVD and CD error
  512. The Mug Boss from Think Geek
  513. Biometric Passports in Singapore
  514. My 486 Laptop Arrived!
  515. Birthday & 486
  516. I’m 20! And Useless eBay Purchase!
  517. XBox 360 Launched in Australia
  518. The Power Mac 4400/200