Wise Guys on WHO Radio - July 10, 2010
- Dan's three-pronged backup strategy:
- Mirrored hard drive
- External, portable hard drive with automatic daily backup
- Second external, portable hard drive, kept away from his computer
- At one time, he used cloud backups (2 Gb/day, limited by upload/download speeds) and gave up on them
- Why fans are needed with hard drives
- Are Apple fans like Deadheads? Does that make them Appleheads?
- Futurama is back
- Microsoft kills the "Kin" smartphone
- Bacon-scented mosquito spray
- "Extreme Heelys"? No, please, no.
- Cars for blind drivers
- Updating Adobe Acrobat Reader: get.adobe.com
- Letting programs make automatic updates
- Checklist for program updates