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Cool New Stuff from Pepcom NYC: Dell, Lenovo, Logitech, WD, Huawei and More!

Find some of the stuff here: (affiliate link) – I saw some cool new products that should be out before the holidays from a number of manufacturers! This was from my visit to a Pepcom show in New York on September 20. See more dispatches: and subscribe! VIDEO INDEX: 00:23 – New Dell Chromebook 00:46 – XPS 13 in White 01:35 – Pocket Talk Universal Translator 02:43 – WD My Passport Ultra & 400GB Sandisk MicroSD card 03:51 – Logitech…

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WD My Cloud EX2100 Review – Compared to the EX2 / Mirror / and other WD My Cloud Devices

Buy it on Amazon – (affiliate link) WD’s greatly improved their NAS product line with the new EX2100 and some of the other new devices they just released. These new drives have mostly the same features as the older NAS devices so not much has changed from a feature standpoint. But the new My Cloud EX2100 is remarkably faster than the EX2 it will likely be replacing. It easily saturates my gigabit switch when running a speed test. It is…

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Weekly Wrapup 155 – Finding new gadgets, Varied niche hardware opinions, no Chrome on 10 S

See all of this week’s mentioned videos at – This week I report on some things I found at a Pepcom gadget show in NYC, look at the varied opinions of niche hardware, and talk about why Chrome and Firefox won’t be on Windows 10 S. Subscribe for more ! 00:09 – Patreon Thank Yous 00:27 – Channel view and subscriber milestones 00:48 – Non-Ad : Blue Apron meals this week – 02:02 – Week in Review: Extra’s channel 02:40…

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WD My Passport Wireless SSD Review – Portable Network Storage with Plex Server

Buy it on Amazon – (affiliate link) – WD’s My Passport Wireless SSD is a portable NAS device that has its own Plex server and can quickly backup photos, files, and videos from SD Cards. See more NAS: and subscribe! VIDEO INDEX: 01:37 – Hardware Overview 01:49 – Price 02:11 – SD Card slot and backup options 02:54 – Direct attached storage mode 03:24 – USB 3 port / phone charger and data transfer 03:49 – Battery life 05:11 –…

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Plex Now Has More NAS Hardware Transcoding Support! How to use it on a Synology

Sponsored by Plex: – Plex expanded their hardware transcoding feature for Intel based devices. In this video I demonstrate it working on a Synology NAS. I also give some advice on other low cost Plex server solutions. See more Plex: and subscribe! See the two Synology NAS’s I mentioned here: Other NAS devices might be compatible too but check the Plex forums first. VIDEO INDEX: 01:36 – Hardware transcoding on Synology NAS 02:47 – Intel Quick Sync – 03:35 –…

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Don’t Buy The Wrong Hard Drive!

Subscribe for more – My Twitter – Thanks to WD for sponsoring this video – WD Black (Fastest client drive that WD ships) Learn more: Buy now: WD Blue (PC Hard Drives) Learn more: Buy now: WD Red (NAS Hard Drives) Learn more: Buy now: WD Purple (Surveillance Hard Drives) Learn more: Buy now: FOLLOW ME IN THESE PLACES FOR UPDATES Twitter – Facebook – Instagram – Google Plus – source

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Connect WD My Cloud or NAS Directly to a Mac or Windows PC With Ethernet Network Cable

Buy it on Amazon – (affiliate link) Many viewers have asked if it’s possible to connect a WD My Cloud directly to a computer using an ethernet network cable. The answer is yes. On Windows and other operating systems you’ll need to set static IPs on both the computer and the WD My Cloud (some computers may also need a special cross over cable). Macs are a little easier in that the Mac will assign itself an address to talk…

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Western Digital WD My Cloud Personal Cloud Storage In-Depth Review – 2TB 3TB WDBCTL0020HWT-NESN

Buy it on Amazon – (affiliate link). See my follow up videos here: All of my MyCloud videos – Benchmarks – Direct USB Transfer and SSH – Connecting Multiple Drives – Configuring remote users – The Western Digital My Cloud hard drive combines local network attached storage capabilities with external cloud access. The drive can be accessed with a Mac, PC, iPhone, iPad or Android device. It also automatically shares media files stored on the drive with DLNA and UPnP…

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New Cord Cutting Setup Part 1: Plex DVR Running on a WD My Cloud PR2100 NAS

Sign up for a free Plex account: (affiliate link) – This video is my first step transitioning away from Windows Media Center. I am going to try and run all of my media serving, live TV and DVR off a single NAS! In this video we start with Plex on the WD PR2100. Find a WD My Cloud PR2100 here: (affiliate link) See my Plex DVR videos: See my WD PR2100 review: See all of my Plex videos: See all…

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The Finale: Show Floor & Shenanigans

Time to say farewell to another year of CES coverage and the associated debauchery that comes with it. Sponsor (Fractal) – | Sponsor (WD) – FRACTAL WD ANTEC ADATA CORSAIR MONOPRICE RAZER Links PC Perspective WD article – Image Credit – Twitter: @paulhardware Facebook: Instagram: Music by Kevin MacLeod Audio file(s) provided by AudioMicro www.audiomicro.com source

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My Favorite Tech from CES Day 2

CES Day 2 was filled with glorious technology. Sponsor (Fractal) – | Sponsor (WD) – THERMALTAKE PATRIOT PLEXTOR MUSHKIN MSI Stay tuned for more coverage of CES 2015! Twitter: @paulhardware Facebook: Instagram: Audio file(s) provided by AudioMicro www.audiomicro.com source

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Installing and Running WordPress on a WD My Cloud NAS device

Buy it on Amazon – (affiliate link) – In this video we will look at installing and running WordPress on a WD My Cloud device. This post is sponsored by WD. WordPress will be installable on a WD My Cloud Mirror, EX2, EX4, EX2100, EX4100, DL2100 and DL4100. I do not recommend using this for outside access but rather for an internal intranet or development box. Subscribe to my email list to get a weekly digest of upcoming videos! –…

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Epic Build Pre-Build

I wanted to build my build before I build my build. Paul’s Hardware Store: GIGABYTE GTX 960 G1 Gaming @ Amazon: | @ Newegg: Here’s a time lapse of the first assembly of my new system, which will eventually be set up with a custom water cooling loop. BUILD PARTS & SPONSOR THANKS: Intel (Core i7 5960X CPU) Gigabyte (GTX 980 G1 Gaming GPUs) ASUS (X99 Deluxe Motherboard) G.Skill (Ripjaws 4 32GB DDR4 memory) Samsung (850 EVO 250GB SSD) WD…

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WD My Passport Wireless Pro Hard Drive & Plex Server Review (2TB / 3TB)

Buy this reviewed item at my store for a discount! – Buy it on Amazon – (affiliate link) – WD released a refreshed version of their portable NAS device. It allows for easy backups of photos and files from SD cards and USB sticks. See more storage: and subscribe! VIDEO INDEX: 00:30 – Hardware overview 01:30 – SD card and transfer speeds 04:45 – Web based control panel and configuration 05:37 – Security concerns and lack of username / password…

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WD My Passport SSD Review – Portable Solid State Drive

Buy it at Best Buy – (affiliate link) – WD’s MyPassport SSD is a portable USB-C solid state drive available in 256, 512 and 1TB configurations. See more portable SSDs: and subscribe! VIDEO INDEX: 00:16 – Pricing 00:48 – Build Quality 01:10 – USB-C and included cable and USB 3.0/2.0 adapter 02:11 – Performance: Sequential reads/writes with Blackmagic test 03:05 – Performance: Crystal Diskmark random reads/writes 03:56 – Performance: 4k multicamera video editing 05:03 – Conclusion and final thoughts This…

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4 Things My NAS Can Do!

4 Things My NAS Can Do! My Store – Buy SHIRTS/MUGS/GLASSES: Get FreeNAS here (it’s free… that’s why it’s called FreeNAS): BitFix Website for HDD Formatting Error Workaround: (1 & 2) Local Access & Backups Tek Syndicate FreeNAS Software Tutorial (3) Remote Access FreeNASTeam BitTorrent Sync Installation Walkthrough (4) Media Server How To Install Plex on FreeNAS + SSD by Byte My Bits Twitter: @paulhardware Facebook: Instagram: Music by Kevin MacLeod Audio file(s) provided by AudioMicro www.audiomicro.com source

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WD My Cloud Mirror In-Depth Review – Compared to My Cloud Ex2 and WD My Cloud Single Drive

Buy it on Amazon – (affiliate link) VIDEO INDEX: 0:21 – Hardware overview 2:38 – Control panel tour 6:45 – Software comparisons to the My Cloud and EX2 10:44 – Performance Benchmarks 11:59 – Conclusion and recommendations See my other WD My Cloud videos here: WD just sent us their newest My Cloud Device called the Mirror. The My Cloud Mirror is a dual drive Network Attached Storage device that is very, very similar to their My Cloud EX2. Like…

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