Mailinator Stops Spam. Drobo FS: perfect home server or overpriced NAS substitute? Fix iTunes, Speed Up Your WiFI, Hard Drive vs. .308, Plex/Nine: The prettiest DIY Media Player evah!
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Greg wants to browse the Internet anonymously and change the country of origin of his IP. (Great way to download Canadian curling video!) We've got some good ideas for him to check out, from websites like Anonymizer to Tor, the onion router, but we're curious what the Tekzilla Crew uses, too!
We got an awesome tip on speeding up your WiFi router from Termite, aka Thomas, that we just couldn't resist sharing... it might save you from buying a replacement router if yours has slowed down!
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Mailinator is the Website We Just Can't Get Enough Of this week. Mailinator does one thing, and it does one thing very well: it gives you a temporary email address that you can give out to people or websites that is totally anonymous. In fact, you can't even reply to email from this address, but a lot of times you don't even need to! Why would you use one? To avoid spam when your'e trying out a website, service, or site!
Did somebody say awesome NAS? Wojo writes in, "A while back you spoke about your passion for the Drobo. Is that love still going strong? I've kept my eye on the Drobo for a while now and I'm currently looking at getting the Drobo FS." We talk Drobo FS pros and cons, from speed to apps in the video!
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We're honored that Manny asked us to do a roundup and review of enterprise level antivirus software, but we're so not qualified to test AV packages designed to protect thousands of machines in a big corporate layout. We do know we've got some talanted sysadmins in the office... what do you recommend? Email Tekzilla@revision3.com with your picks, please!
Dave likes the Chrome browser, but " can't find any easy one click method to allow me to send a link to a page to someone using my e-mail client." Veronica's got just the thing, a Chrome extention called Send Link... she's got help for Gmail and Firefox users in the video!
We recently talked about fast ways to wipe lots of hard drives and Billy wrote "I just wanted to put my $0.02 in for data removal. I just take them to the gun range and hit them with a .308 rifle. Probably not the best way, but it's the most fun for me. Love the show, you guys are great." TKTK