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Pogoplug Update

ShareHere is my latest update on my plug computing experience. Earlier this year I ran into many problems trying to use the Pogoplug Windows Drive application, some of which are documented here.  I tried again to work with the Pogoplug team to resolve issues I have using their Windows Drive application.  To their credit they were relatively responsive and wanted to help but couldn’t.  I … Continue reading

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Plugging Along…

ShareThe last time I wrote about my experience with my PogoPlug, I began with this: The honeymoon is over. If I were to continue with the marriage theme I would say we’re at the point we’re we are still married and living together, but unlike happily married couples who frolic together, go places together and share loving glances in passing, we’re simply tolerating each other and if … Continue reading

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Pogoplug, PlugApps & Open Source

ShareDespite the raging controversy over the color of the Pogoplug, there is actually another issue which impacts users and possible Pogoplug users. First some quick background.  I’m going to keep this at a very high level both because even if I wanted to go deep, I don’t have the knowledge and because I want to get to the point quickly.  If you want more detail, please … Continue reading

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Media Streaming and Plug Computing – Part 3

ShareAbout a month ago I took the plunge into plug computing.  I didn’t spend a ton of time in research, but I did survey the field to see alternatives and narrowed it down to Tonidoplug and Pogoplug.  I choose Tonidoplug because I liked it’s media streaming capability and it’s lack of reliance on a persistent Internet connection. On February 26th I ordered one, to be shipped … Continue reading

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Media Streaming and Plug Computing – Part 2

ShareRecall from a previous blog that I ordered a Tonidoplug.   The plug was to be shipped on March 10.  I received an email indicating there were delays and the new shipping date was between March 20 and March 25.   Yesterday, the other plug I was looking at Pogoplug, released a firmware update which eliminated one of the reasons I choose Tonido, specifically, it … Continue reading

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