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  • Seagate Preps for 30TB Hard Drive

    Seagate Preps for 30TB Hard Drive

    Seagate is prepping for a 30TB laser-assisted hard drive. The laser technology, known as heat-assisted magnetic recording (HAMR), is able to write smaller, more-stable bits onto the magnetic surface of a spinning disk. Today, Seagate’s largest capacity drive using conventional recording is 6TB. Using HAMR, that capacity could theoretically increase to 30TB. More information is […]

  • The Home Server Show Podcast Episode 273

    The Home Server Show Podcast Episode 273

    You know those blog posts that detail all the hardware the guy has in his house?  That’s what I’m doing except it’s in audio format.  It also turned out to be more personal than I originally had planned.  I talked a little about myself and how I got into computing. You can find episode 273 […]

  • DVBLink v5.1 Beta 1

    DVBLink v5.1 Beta 1

    DVBLink products are available in a new public beta release. Version 5.1 beta 1 has the following change log for TVSource: (Synology) Added: Support for "avoton" x86_64 Synology platform (DS415+ NAS) (Synology) Added: Compatibility with the DSM5.1 (All) Added: Support for CI control in DD Octopus.NET network tuner (Synology) Added: Support for Synology ARM Comcerto […]

  • Cloud Xtender, Drive Bender v2 and PoolHD v2

    Cloud Xtender, Drive Bender v2 and PoolHD v2

    The guys at Drive Bender have released information about Cloud Xtender and versions 2 of both Drive Bender and PoolHD. You can find more info from here.

  • CloudBerry Backup v3.9.6

    CloudBerry Backup v3.9.6

    CloudBerry Backup has been updated to version 3.9.6. This latest version now brings support for both the AWS China (Beijing) region and the AWS EU (Frankfurt) region. Users of all standalone CloudBerry Backup products have an option to store files in the China (Beijing) Region. All the functions and features of AWS and CloudBerry Backup […]

  • The Home Server Show Podcast Episode 272

    The Home Server Show Podcast Episode 272

    Episode 272 of the Home Server Show is available, and this week its on Green Drives plus there is NAS news: Should you run Green Drives in your NAS? Tons of NAS news and something new to share with you on Synology… You can catch episode 272 here.

  • Add This PC or Computer to Your Desktop in Windows Server 2012

    Add This PC or Computer to Your Desktop in Windows Server 2012

    If you would like to add "This PC" or "Computer" on your desktop in Windows Server 2012 then a Powershell script is available for you: Although Windows has provided File Explorer, users and IT Pros used to use computer (This PC) on desktop. However, it is not convenient to show the icon through GUI in […]

  • Audiophile Optimizer Makes Your Server Sound Like a High-End Audio Computer

    Audiophile Optimizer Makes Your Server Sound Like a High-End Audio Computer

    Audiophile Optimizer is software for Windows Server 2012 R2 to make your server sound like a high-end audio computer enabling to experience analog-like sound as you have never heard it before on a computer based audio system. Windows Server 2012 R2 and Audiophile Optimizer works very well together with JRiver Media Center, JPLAY, Foobar2000, MQn […]

  • The Home Server Show Podcast Episode 271

    The Home Server Show Podcast Episode 271

    Its time for episode 271 of the Home Server Show podcast, and in this weeks episode: Jim Collison and John Zajdler join me to open up a conversation about Windows 10.  Windows 10 Technical Preview and Server are out!  We are just getting started so there is not a lot of in depth and under […]

  • Add-In: My Movies for Windows - Home and Essentials v5.12 Pre Release 1.

    Add-In: My Movies for Windows – Home and Essentials v5.12 Pre Release 1.

    The pre-release version of My Movies for Windows – Home and Essentials is now at version 5.12 Pre Release 1. Here is the change log for this release: Added: Title list icons for boxsets. Added: Option to show all languages when viewing posters and banners for TV Series and Movies. Added: Support for Media Player […]

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