Hardware post archive

  1. The Hyperion luggable from 1983
  2. Trying the new 16-inch MacBook Pro
  3. Replacing the phone
  4. 16-inch MacBook Pro
  5. Android biometrics in October 2019
  6. Fun with online ECC memory shopping
  7. Current ThinkPads with HiDPI
  8. Consolidating all the things, also watches
  9. iPhone typing accuracy declines
  10. Choosing a new pocket camera
  11. The Sony StorStation Ditto tape drive
  12. iTelephone 2019 wish list
  13. Rambling on biology and tech
  14. iOS always forgets what audio I was playing
  15. ThinkPad feedback from @sjdorst
  16. The ThinkPad X40, an all-time favourite
  17. Choosing a NAS
  18. 10x Engineers: The brilliant jerks
  19. Covering laptop cameras, revistied
  20. ThinkPads and MacBooks
  21. Dan Benjamin on computers as tools
  22. Ken Akamatsu on the Raspberry Pi 4 model B
  23. Why do most PC laptops have awful screens?
  24. HPE buying Cray
  25. KVM trolley suggestions for data centre operators
  26. Jaycar external RAID box with FreeBSD and ZFS
  27. The Mid-range utility Mac
  28. Roman numeral IIII on clocks
  29. A purpose-built FreeBSD home bhyve box
  30. Percussive maintenance
  31. Relief for the 2019 Mac Pro
  32. Hard drive capacities: a 2008 retrospective
  33. 2019 MacBook Pros
  34. Goodbye tanakasuka, my last RAIDZ-1 ZFS pool
  35. Kao laundry powder scoop analysis
  36. SCSI to CompactFlash for vintage PCs
  37. Commodore SFD-1001, and the Teac FD-505
  38. The Cayenne Convection Oven
  39. Fully-recyclable Adidas shoes
  40. Buying philosophy for computer hardware
  41. Using a 4K LG UltraFine display with FreeBSD?
  42. Tethering is still voodoo
  43. No FreeBSD on the Libretto any more
  44. Storage versus RAM configurability
  45. My colleague’s MT3 profile board
  46. Technical reasons may often be insufficient
  47. 1993 Computer Chronicles on Spectre
  48. Opening a Kensington Orbit Trackball
  49. Ergolux corner standing desk
  50. Simpson Strong Tie Set Xp Msds
  51. Apple’s rumoured 16-inch MacBook Pro
  52. Goodbye, AT&T data centres
  53. A list of lightweight laptops from 2018
  54. Ranking of laptop keyboards
  55. State of Apple in 2018
  56. Predictable issues with video doorbells
  57. The European Space Agency store
  58. Vortex Race 3 keyboard
  59. Why OLED phone screens suck for some of us
  60. CoreTypes.bundle still has some classic hardware
  61. The Lucent 901928-01 Keyboard
  62. The 80586 Pentium
  63. A dodgy USB key
  64. StatusCake chatbot
  65. macOS modifier keys
  66. Apple T2 webcam security
  67. Xorg: More than one possible primary device found
  68. Marc Edwards on 2x Retina
  69. Apple’s Entrepreneur Camp for women
  70. Why rip up functional footpaths?
  71. Ports
  72. LattePanda
  73. The new MacBook Air isn’t 2:1 Retina
  74. Rounded internal SCSI cables
  75. The new MacBook Airs are devoid of touch bars!
  76. Apple New York event wish list
  77. Another chance to buy a DAN A4-SFX case
  78. The Aston Martin Lagonda
  79. More plastic, via @Georgiecel
  80. Why do some smoke detectors use radioactive material?
  81. MUJI table test
  82. Obsolete best IT practices
  83. Zero percent battery
  84. Lee Myung-bak sentenced for bribery
  85. When Macworld isn’t
  86. Someone designed these
  87. The longest post ever, on the STV-4540 PDU
  88. Disabling Hyper-Threading for Spectre
  89. A few days back on a small phone
  90. My new Kindle
  91. Oh Android, don’t ever change
  92. The Pentax K-1 Mark II, and their pancakes
  93. Filing cabinet chair review
  94. A Californian rooter van
  95. My brand new mustimeter
  96. Which duck tape is best?
  97. A true 757 replacement
  98. Cabin of a TWA Lockheed TriStar
  99. Why ZTE was banned in the US, Australia
  100. A Tesla and Maserati
  101. The beige 5.25 inch Zip Insider
  102. Epson’s classic combo floppy drives
  103. A home-office hideaway computer desk
  104. My Akihabara GPD Pocket
  105. 555 pages
  106. Photo of my desk in 2005
  107. Home digital assistants
  108. Music and phones in public
  109. iUmu, the iMac
  110. HomePod
  111. 800×600 in a Retina world
  112. The Hawker Siddeley Trident was fast
  113. Fuji Xerox
  114. HP battery recall
  115. 12TB drives are now a thing
  116. Meltdown and Spectre
  117. Xen on yesterday’s Intel issue
  118. Intel’s protected kernel memory leak fun
  119. Listerine mouth wash taste guide
  120. FaceID
  121. The Tupolev Tu-114
  122. OLEDs suck, for me
  123. But Steve Jobs wouldn’t have done it!
  124. Apple’s September 2017 kit
  125. Electroboom on the Right Hand Rule
  126. Rick’s 10GbE home network
  127. Recycling VHS tapes
  128. Second–hand computers do exist
  129. A decade of iTelephones
  130. White people on Asian infocomm
  131. Old driver decision tree
  132. Unboxing a 1997 Iomega Jaz Drive
  133. Oliver’s law of assumed responsibility
  134. One is not like the others
  135. Restoring my first computer
  136. The HP Pavilion Wave
  137. The new Mac Pro shall be
  138. Typewriter style keyboard
  139. ECC in AMD Ryzen
  140. The Zip Insider
  141. Versions of EMM386
  142. 3D-printed Penrose Triangle
  143. On the size of the Commodore 128
  144. The NOCHANGE BBS car
  145. The state of the Mac
  146. Farewell office coffee mug
  147. The Boeing 727 prototype
  148. Two-tone beige keyboards in 2017
  149. Goodbye junk
  150. Fujitsu exiting laptop business
  151. The unfortunately-named Eero
  152. The NSG uClean LD-1420 HMT
  153. Mac downloads in 2016
  154. Eight years ago, the Convair 880
  155. The first Lockheed L-1011 TriStar
  156. USB aquarium alarm clock pen holder light
  157. The iPhone 7
  158. Webmaster Hales on four power supplies
  159. Four power supplies
  160. HPE buys SGI
  161. The ASUS EeeBook X205TA
  162. Covering laptop cameras
  163. Choosing a minimalistic Mini-ITX case
  164. Folding paper seven times
  165. The Sun Type 6
  166. Something to do with KVMs
  167. Being mostly wrong about diesel cars
  168. Fans brave wet as iPhone 6s goes on sale
  169. Australian iPhone 6s plans stuck in the 2000s
  170. Mid-2012 MacBook Air SSD upgrades
  171. Raw tech specs
  172. Concession Opal cards
  173. July 2015 iPods
  174. Ruben sets up utilities
  175. My bedroom home office in 2010
  176. Translucent screens
  177. I heard you like cranes
  178. Stop trying to make Apple Watch without 'the' happen
  179. Difference between Quanta and Qantas
  180. The IKEA firm RÖLLEKA pillow
  181. CPU architectures on nixCraft
  182. Cloud storage arrays
  183. No more Nokia Sync
  184. Circular (travelling) headphones
  185. Time to shake the toner
  186. Keyloggers
  187. The 27 inch Retina iMac
  188. The Typo2 iPhone keyboard
  189. UTS Building 11 lifts
  190. The Bic Orange Finepoint most certainly is
  191. Choosing a keyboard for gaming and typing
  192. Interpreting ipmitool ser list memory errors
  193. UTS Building 11 feedback
  194. The lost opportunity of UTS Building 11
  195. Two years with a MacBook Air
  196. SCSI
  197. Saturday nights with a PSU
  198. Diesel cars
  199. The Topre RealForce looks absolutely perfect
  200. WASD keyboard design fun
  201. Disruption from Sydney, and keyboards
  202. The Roland TR-808
  203. CoolerMaster QuickFire, via @screenbeard
  204. An Ultimo pilgrimage to MSY
  205. Ruben talks shoes
  206. The CODE keyboard
  207. My second workstation: Unicomp keyboards
  208. Suspiciously timed massive Archival Discs
  209. Teana Lanster and Mahou Shoujo Lyrical Nanoha
  210. LTO Ultrium tape drives
  211. Tiamo’s 32–bit efi and Mavericks 10.9.2
  212. The @dai1313 on Optiplex nostalgia
  213. Silent swap meets and IT nostalgia
  214. Mavericks on my first gen Mac Pro
  215. The mystery of internal drive enclosure connectors
  216. Mmm, chewy phone cables
  217. Kindles, iPods, teal shirts
  218. The Razer antithesis to the new Mac Pro?
  219. When you use the same mouse as him
  220. Mac Pro compromises might not be for me
  221. The Belkin Thunderbolt Dock
  222. The LEGO Acropolis
  223. All this new tech is making us antisocial
  224. I used to be that guy; the new Mac Pro
  225. When our frigid whitegood was neither
  226. Linux RdRand
  227. FreeBSD and hardware random number generators
  228. Some ZFS SSD feedback from @zoomosis
  229. ZFS on FreeBSD supporting TRIM
  230. Classic Toshiba driver archive
  231. Fibre optic considered faster than copper
  232. Ditto
  233. The IKEA Upptäcka backpack
  234. What Motorola is to Google
  235. Photocopiers making randomly alterations
  236. An evening with printers
  237. Sony CDP-101
  238. Cisco Discovery Protocol, eventually
  239. Cray Mac Pro
  240. My Mac Pro space station
  241. I don’t always make lame networking memes
  242. This isn’t about the Cisco 2800 router series
  243. Eric Schmidt says we’re just afraid of change
  244. My latest retro multimedia CD-ROM haul
  245. Sharp slipping pSee shipments
  246. Dell, going private
  247. I think my new iPad mini is Canadian
  248. So when Samsung shuns NFC, it’s okay
  249. The 1990s Dell Dimension, via @dai1313
  250. The Ancient Compaq Presario 5510 spaceship
  251. Goodbye, Old Glossy
  252. The wrath of certain Android users
  253. A cheaper Chevrolet Volt
  254. I need the lightest possible machine…
  255. An 11” MacBook Air unboxing review thing
  256. Infinite Solutions: Recharging batteries
  257. She adores her 64!
  258. A veritable pain in the neck
  259. Belkin F5D7010 works on Fedora and FreeBSD
  260. Linus Torvalds and I had the same computer
  261. I love you John, but stop reporting on Apple!
  262. Acer being truthful about Windows tablets
  263. A Firefox phone? Yes please!
  264. Comments on Microsoft’s Surface Tablet
  265. A rambling Mac Pro status report!
  266. Would you give an ARM for an Intel phone?
  267. My letter to Westpac about a PayPass debit card
  268. Retro DEC PDP11 graphics
  269. Seagate and LaCie, hard drives consolidate again!
  270. Steins;Seagate
  271. Optus, Vodafone network sharing, via @madcatjo2point0
  272. Microsoft Barnes and Noble, wait what?
  273. No ATMs skimming from DBS profits!
  274. Friends don’t let friends use crappy keyboards!
  275. A380 plushies with @johncarneyau and @DrRachie
  276. Does not having it impede its primary function?
  277. Windows Phone UI efficiency
  278. Australian Personal Computer, March 2012
  279. Lord of the Rings Lego Minifigs
  280. I had a BlackBerry back in the day, with old photos!
  281. Let the bed bugs bite
  282. No Kodak moment pun here
  283. DBS responds to ATM skimmer fun
  284. What’s Avocado’s Constant?
  285. You can just skim this DBS ATM story
  286. Intel Ultrabooks at CES, via @kevinctofel
  287. DBS ATM skimmers
  288. Better late than never: HP not changing their logo
  289. Prevent volumes auto-mounting on Mac OS X
  290. BREAKING: I finally cleaned my desk!
  291. No more Dell netbooks
  292. A very Janeway Christmas
  293. My LEGO figs!
  294. Not surprising to me in the slightest
  295. Sophos CityRail memory key adventures
  296. My followup Kindle review followup
  297. Witnessing NASA #Curiosity #MSL launch, from bed!
  298. Gruber and Topolsky on Android 4
  299. My shiny new Kindle 4!
  300. Super biased reviews of the HP Envy
  301. 10.11.11 – Happy Binary Day #1!
  302. HP are making PCs again!?
  303. Not sure if I have one of them Kindles
  304. iPhone4Steve
  305. I got fourteen new iPod nano watches today!
  306. Goodbye Armada M300
  307. Awesome Starbucks threads
  308. Amazon Kindle Fire
  309. My shiny new MikroTik 750GL!
  310. The IKEA Effect, and Manland
  311. UTS robot dance troupe
  312. Another lost iTelephone
  313. Were we all Punk’d by HP?
  314. Android #1 mobile platform for malware, but…
  315. Foresight versus hindsight at Dell
  316. An ode to HP desktops and PDAs
  317. Now it violates the GPL? Where does this stop?
  318. Paying more for stuff and whatnot in Australia
  319. Late night iMac UTS observations
  320. Don’t worry, Android is unchanged
  321. Motoroogle?!
  322. 2007: Apple should pull the plug on the iPhone
  323. Tech I couldn’t live without: The INSERT key
  324. Tech I couldn’t live without: door handles
  325. Operating Systems Solutions #fail
  326. My first and last entry on Android patents
  327. I was wrong about Apple and Android!
  328. Cory Doctorow on the Samsung Galaxy Tab
  329. This Week in Rubenerd Mobile Computing
  330. Singapore army iPads?
  331. Mac Pro not seeing a SCSI-USB Jaz drive
  332. An AdLib ISA card!
  333. Failing broadcom-wl on 32 bit Fedora 15?
  334. A cheap solution for my Nikon D60 battery?
  335. Steve Ballmer photos, again
  336. HP bevels, and xcalc, for some reason
  337. The Sophos Security Gateway?
  338. @i2yh @rubenerd photocopier reminiscing
  339. Lithium batteries costing us a bundle!
  340. Google closed Honeycomb, so what?
  341. It’s hard being an Aussie Palm fanboy
  342. My white iPhone 4 and Zune predictions
  343. An Optus phone data post, with cans!
  344. iPad 2
  345. Singapore schwag!
  346. RIP Ken Olsen 1926-2011
  347. MacTheKnife is back in bidness!
  348. My first bike!
  349. Nostalgia, SuperDisk drives under OS X
  350. Another sophisticated cooling solution
  351. Waking up your lazy Fedora 14 ThinkPad X40
  352. Sinclair 128K
  353. Government use of iPads?
  354. Celebrating 30 years of Post-It Notes!
  355. Windows Phone 7 thoughts
  356. Why don’t we have Open printer cartridges?!
  357. Apple’s new September 2010 swag
  358. What HP needs to do after The Hurd
  359. The other Steve comments on the iPad
  360. No more Apple Cinema Displays
  361. Goodbye Nexus One
  362. Google Android the latest US weapon?
  363. Longwinded post on the iPhone 4 saga
  364. Schweet all day notebook battery power
  365. One sided reporting on Android and the iPhone
  366. Thinking about WWDC 2010
  367. Finally upgraded my ThinkPad X40’s memory!
  368. Stop the presses, iPad sells in Japan!
  369. Some Western Digital drives have EARS
  370. Aussie customs can now search laptops
  371. Picking up an MSI P43T-C51 for peanuts!
  372. Commodore’s Amiga fumble in one line
  373. Android isn’t evil, it’s just not as awesome
  374. Microsoft’s consumer space woes
  375. Buying stolen property is Apple’s fault?
  376. HP buys Palm, Ruben buys coffee to feel better
  377. The real folks who should buy Palm
  378. What happened to the vibrating Logitech mouse?
  379. Robbie Williams sings about… Palm?
  380. Palm for sale, and some drawn out nostalgia
  381. Mr GigaOM poses with an iPad
  382. The iPad and Palmar Hyperhidrosis -ness
  383. FrankSting and Slashdot Znu on the iPad
  384. iPad swimming pool iPod bathtubs
  385. Personal take on CNET’s iPhone 4G wishlist
  386. Batteries own me
  387. Windows Phone Mobile thing 7 is… the iPhone?
  388. Only enabling 16 bit PCMCIA in a FreeBSD kernel?
  389. Kudos to Dick Smith Electronics in Adelaide
  390. A combination lock USB key?
  391. FreeBSD 8.0 boots on a Toshiba Libretto 70CT
  392. I can honestly say I didn’t expect that result!
  393. A case study in why features != usability
  394. A Japanese Dell makes it with a Mac Mini
  395. Apple’s unfortunate environment backstep
  396. SuperDrive likes FreeBSD, scared by Fedora
  397. Aperture 3 signalling end of 32-bit support?
  398. Researching Nikon micro lenses
  399. Initial iPad Star Trek sounding reactions
  400. Worrying out loud about the Apple Tablet
  401. OS X telling me to Service Battery? Uh oh
  402. Lovingy detailed Logitech Anywhere MX review
  403. Can you print a blank page?
  404. Upgrading a Western Digital MyBook
  405. Uniqlo made me like clothes shopping!
  406. Palm nostalgia and marketing folk
  407. The Tennant 5700 industrial scrubber
  408. Bummer, I have to contact myself
  409. Logitech Powered USB Hub schweetness
  410. SingTel Huawei E180 on Snow Leopard
  411. DéLonghi Magnifica loud noises fixed!
  412. Horizontal remote controls anyone?
  413. Motorola Milestone is tempting
  414. Dell down, Microsoft makes hardware move
  415. In the market for a new Logitech mouse
  416. ThinkPad X40 secondary IDE #fail
  417. Could the OpenOfficeMouse be chorded?
  418. Android’s built in excuse?
  419. Optus bill payment disconnect fail
  420. Unmount discs without ejecting on Macs
  421. The birth of a Sidekicking verb?
  422. Why must external drives behave this way?
  423. iPhoneUserNews and dull comment trolls
  424. The Sun Oracle Database Machine
  425. The new MacBook Pro inverter worked!
  426. The Cliq beating Apple
  427. Lousy networks more effective than filters!
  428. HP LaserJet Error -9672 on Snow Leopard
  429. BASIC on the iPhone Commodore 64
  430. Doubts over my Cult of the Mac membership
  431. Shot inverter in the MacBook Pro
  432. No backlight on Snow Leopard MacBook Pro
  433. PC DOS 7 on a ThinkPad X40?
  434. An arm, a leg and a Drobo
  435. Final review of ThinkPad X40 awesomeness
  436. Got me a set of TrackPoint replacement caps
  437. Initial ThinkPad X40 review, is gut!
  438. Craptastic versus good quality second hand?
  439. Does Crucial.com mess up your iPhone 3G?
  440. Grabbing an IBM Thinkpad X40!
  441. Coffee shops starting to ban laptops?
  442. Do not be afraid of tablet computers!
  443. MacBook Pro trackpad on OpenSolaris
  444. iTelephone 3.0.1
  445. iPhoneUserNews is a breath of fresh air
  446. Optus phone reconnection adventures
  447. Mac keycaps for Unicomp keyboards
  448. Another spiffy new MacBook Pro battery
  449. Taking Paul Thurrott to task on the Zune HD
  450. More Commodore 16 Unicomp keyboard comparions
  451. MacBook Pro ExpressCard slot debacle?
  452. Comparing my Unicomp to my Commodore 16
  453. I almost got my Unicomp SpaceSaver! Blast!
  454. I love my new Unicomp buckling spring keyboard!
  455. No carrier error for SingTel EVDO
  456. Affordable MacBook Air, Green Hummers
  457. Kudos to Unicomp
  458. Just ordered a Unicomp SpaceSaver keyboard
  459. Landscape iTelephone keyboard everywhere!
  460. Followup iTelephone Optus unlocking post
  461. Using my unlocked iTelephone in Singapore
  462. Unicomp and CVT keyboards
  463. IBM Model M and Northgate Omnikey keyboards
  464. Swag from the Singapore PC Expo 2009
  465. Brief comments about new MacBooks
  466. Pouring coffee on a laptop wasn’t a good idea
  467. My Intel Inside Xeon stickers arrived
  468. An open letter to tech journalists
  469. PC DOS 2000 boots on an Armada M300!
  470. SG$700 for a Kindle? Thanks but no thanks
  471. The optical and magnetic media tag race
  472. MacBook Pro wishing out loud and whatnot
  473. Review of AirMe for iPhone and iPod Touch
  474. Excited about the AF-S NIKKOR DX 35mm f/1.8G
  475. Moving to Linux from FreeBSD on my Armada M300
  476. I have some barred locations on my phone line!
  477. Optus stole my sanity again
  478. Disabling the PC speaker in FreeBSD
  479. An iPhone uh oh message
  480. Apple awarded patent for the iPhone interface
  481. Optus slapped with a fine for sending spam
  482. So Apple isn’t giving up trade shows?
  483. The unnessisary excess of multipe ink cartridges
  484. An involved Optus customer support debacle
  485. Is this shipping table normal?
  486. What the 15 inch MacBook Pro really needs
  487. Search for a killer desktop replacement combo
  488. Late Linehaul Frt Delayed and other observations
  489. Drive catastrophe, good thing I have solid backups
  490. Ruben’s words of camera phone wisdom
  491. iPhone 2.2 makes MobileSafari usable again!
  492. Western Digital Scorpio Black 298GiB goodness
  493. My review was featured on Elgato.com!
  494. Possible reason why there’s no MacBook FireWire
  495. Sophisticated MacBook Pro cooling consulting solution
  496. Apple, these are my FireWire drives
  497. Only problem so far with the iPhone: MobileSafari
  498. MacBook a winner, unless you need FireWire
  499. Keyboard and coffee, Sent from my iPhone
  500. The penultimate plus one MacBook FireWire post
  501. Addressing some MacBook FireWire arguments
  502. Apple still claims the MacBook includes FireWire
  503. Obituary for FireWire 1999-2008
  504. Apple’s tragic FireWire MacBook mistake
  505. New aluminium block MacBook Pros are nice, mostly!
  506. New Apple notebook hardware, waffle irons
  507. Nobody will ever need 16GiB, right?
  508. My kingdom for a bigger notebook hard drive
  509. BeOS, the Amiga, now the iPhone?
  510. Okay okay I got an iPhone!
  511. On the Mawson Lakes library and common sense
  512. Do we all like HP’s new logo?
  513. VIDEO: Replacing the fan in my MacBook Pro
  514. Eye really like my EyeTV
  515. OPEN Networks can’t spell Porsche
  516. Phone line connection musings
  517. Just ordered a Yubikey
  518. The iPhone in Australia
  519. FreeBSD on an Armada M300 rocks
  520. Data capacity then and now, pretty amazing!
  521. Showing network drives on an OS X desktop
  522. Incredible SGD579 laptop deal
  523. Uh oh
  524. Inheriting a little Armada M300 subnotebook!
  525. Intel’s breathtaking photos from Twitter
  526. Faulty Intel DQ35JO motherboard fun
  527. On low profile PCI cards and Microsoft tax
  528. The mysterious little DFE-670TXD
  529. Nokia e61i screenshot of iPhone site
  530. Why I probably couldn’t own an iPhone
  531. My beautiful iBook is working again!
  532. Mixed reaction to August 2007 iPod crop
  533. iPod features I’d love to see and love to hate
  534. Sim Lim Square and the Athlon X2
  535. COMEX Singapore 2007 expedition
  536. Damn your new iMacs and iWork Apple!
  537. Hide-a-pod on Cranky Geeks
  538. Yet another iPhone post
  539. Seagate hard disk shot my FireWire port
  540. Ruben’s sexy new Mighty Mouse!
  541. iPhone and Zune, no comparison!
  542. Anyone Used a Creative Xmod?
  543. Latest Rubenerd Outage
  544. First Blu-ray Disc Drive Won’t Play Blu-ray Movies
  545. Commodore 64 T-Shirt
  546. Orange Juice Cleaning Products?
  547. Ridata 8GB CompactFlash Card
  548. Great IT Spares eBay Australia Store
  549. Integrated Mainboards and AC’97
  550. Modem Versus WinModem
  551. Apple Battery Recall
  552. The SwiMP3 Player
  553. Michelin’s Airless Tyres
  554. Mac OS X 0x80020025 blank DVD and CD error
  555. The Mug Boss from Think Geek
  556. Biometric Passports in Singapore
  557. My 486 Laptop Arrived!
  558. Birthday & 486
  559. I’m 20! And Useless eBay Purchase!
  560. XBox 360 Launched in Australia
  561. The Power Mac 4400/200