Posts Tagged ‘online’

Netflix Via Cable Set-Top Box? CEO Reed Hastings Explores Possibility

Netflix - photo by Jenny Cestnik

Cable companies see Netflix as a threat to their entertainment business. They are afraid of a mass exodus of customers, exchanging expensive cable TV packages for Netflix’s very affordable streaming plan, offering tens of thousands of  TV shows and movies for $7.99 a month. For people who don’t watch sports and live events, it’s definitely…
Read On…

Two Months With CrashPlan

crashplan

It has been about two months since I started using CrashPlan to backup all of my data to the cloud. A few weeks ago I wrote the article – CrashPlan and Why The Cloud Makes Sense – to highlight my initial experiences as well as provide an overview of what CrashPlan has to offer. My initial backup set was 1.8TB and it took…
Read On…

CrashPlan and Why The Cloud Makes Sense

crashplan

Are you doing enough to protect your data? That you stumbled onto this article may indicate a concern you aren’t doing enough to ensure its security. If you are at least backing up your data to another hard drive, ideally an external drive like a Western Digital Passport, you are doing a better job than…
Read On…

Quicknote: Cloud Backup with CrashPlan

crashplanlogo

Read my more detailed cloud backup overview and CrashPlan profile here. I have recently chosen to supplement my offsite hard drive backups with cloud (online) backup.  The service I have chosen is CrashPlan (www.crashplan.com).  The main reason for choosing CrashPlan is their great pricing on unlimited online backups as well as no silly file restrictions…
Read On…