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Posted in Employment

Remote working

I wonder whether the remote working phenomenon started by Covid 19 is the solution we all wanted. I worked for…

Posted in Synology

Using TimeShift with Synology NAS

TimeShift is a “Linux Equivalent” to Apple TimeMachine, but it uses hard links and rsync to perform it’s task. This…

Posted in Employment

Listening to Feedback

Feedback is critical if you want to improve. But how should you handle feedback? Unsolicited or otherwise. If your values…

Posted in Employment

CIA – Sabotage Handbook

In 1944 the “CIA” wrote a handbook on how to Sabotage Organisations from the inside. (I’ll quickly agree that the…

Coffee Mug Warmer
Posted in Gadgets

Favourite Christmas Present 2022

I’m a difficult person to buy Christmas Presents for! I have enough socks and undies to last two months between…

Posted in Hardware Network Attached Storage Synology Synology Cloud Storage Synology NAS

Synology NAS DS1515+ not restarting

Oh, Dear! After a power down while I did some electrics around the house, my Synology DS1515+ NAS Drive decided…

Posted in Apple MacOS X

Useful Software

I’ve switched to the Apple ecosystem, but what software stack do I use for personal use? I’ve got old equipment,…

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Crypto Bailouts?

For many years Governments have been warning that nothing underpins cryptocurrencies. However, in recent times, many investors have lost 100s…

UPS Power Monitor
Posted in Apple Hardware Network Attached Storage Synology NAS

Mac Network UPS Setup

I’m working from home more, so with the money I was given for my birthday I purchased a new UPS…

Posted in Gettings Things Done

Gettings Things Done

If you want to know how I deal with tasks and prioritisation, I’ll tell you it’s straightforward. I follow the…