Latest from Robin Harris
Which is better, USB-C 3.1 gen 2 or Thunderbolt?
New Macs and some PCs come with combined Thunderbolt 4/USB-C 3.1 gen 2 ports. They both claim a stunning 40Gb/sec of bandwidth. But is their performance actually the same? Yes, and no. Here's what my testing several external SSDs on an M1 MacBook Air found.
DreamHost review: I'm a satisfied 15-year customer
DreamHost is a well-known web hosting provider, long recommended by WordPress.org. But it has a host of other features and capabilities that make it a popular choice for over a million websites. Here's what you need to know to see if DreamHost could be the right host for you.
Storage surprise: Why latency is more important than bandwidth
How do you persuade prospects to buy? Paint an attractive picture. Motivation trumps accuracy. Selling add-on storage by getting customers to focus on an impressive bandwidth number scratches many customer's itches. The truth is different.
Criminals love cryptocurrencies. Should you?
Crypto currencies have been all the rage for more than a decade. Great fortunes have been made and hundreds of millions if not billions has been paid to criminals thanks to their anonymity. It's time to rein in this global criminal enabler, the worst storage innovation in my lifetime.