Category Archives: Multimedia

Grilltider?

Om man har en smartwatch såsom LG G Watch R eller Moto 360 så kan man byta ut urtavlan mot en man hittar på nätet. Jag hittade ingen tillräckligt grillig så jag gick ut och fotograferade locktermometern på WSM:en och … Continue reading

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Synology 411j as a rsync backup server

It was time to replace the old backup solution based on a 2007 Asus Eee PC 701 with a single external disk. After some research I ended up with a 4-bay Synology 411j as the replacement. It’s fast, quiet and … Continue reading

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Linux and wireless printing with HL-2270DW

Ok, the subject is misleading, it should say “Ubuntu and HL-2270”. Bad me! I just bought a Brother HL-2270DW, a low end monolaser printer, to use in our home with mainly Linux machines (we rarely use the macbook). I haven’t … Continue reading

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PS3 FTW!

I recently bought a PS3 to use as a media center at home. It was fairly easy to configure network-wise, but using an external hard drive proved to be slightly trickier. The PS3 use the FAT32 filesystem (with a file … Continue reading

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Epson V330 Photo scanner

I just bought a flatbed scanner, an Epson V330 photo that I wanted for scanning a lot of papers I prefer to have on the disk instead of the desk. It’s cheap, fast and produce good results, but does it … Continue reading

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Asus TV card

A year back (or was it two?), I bought a USB DVB-T  TV tuner for my Eee PC. It was an ASUS My Cinema U3100 card. I decided to plug it in on my newer Eee PC 1005HA, but couldn’t … Continue reading

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