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CouchPotato vs SickBeard, SickRage, or NzbDrone

CouchPotato vs SickBeard, SickRage, or Sonarr for beginners

This post is a basic comparison of CouchPotato vs SickBeard or similar TV Show PVR software such as SickRage and Sonarr, for beginners. A lot of newbies who hear these words can be … [Read More...]

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A budget HTPC-NAS Combo with an old PC and OpenELEC

I have some kind of Kodi client in my living room, and also in every bedroom of my house, mostly running with OpenELEC. My kids have been enjoying this wonderful service in their … [Read More...]

Best Home Server Software

7 Best home server software options to fit your needs

Home Servers are becoming more common and it is very easy for a newbie to get lost while finding the best home server software. We have described what a HTPC is and what it is used … [Read More...]

Best Home Server Uses

5 Most common NAS or Home Server uses

Let us look at some of the most common network attached storage server or home server uses for the sake of people wondering why have a home server? Recently, we described what is … [Read More...]

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Plex vs Kodi – The Ultimate Comparison Guide for Beginners

Plex vs Kodi is a question that is commonly asked by beginners who are trying to setup a media center. Plex Media Server (plex.tv) is a server based program which streams your … [Read More...]

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Amahi Home Server: an easy to use Home Server solution?

I’ve been trying various Home Server and HTPC solutions for some time now and in this post I will review Amahi Home Server. Originally I had an all-in-one HTPC NAS combo machine … [Read More...]

Raspberry Pi II

Raspberry Pi 2 with quad-core CPU and 1GB RAM for $35

Let's start the party and burn the couches, the all new Raspberry Pi 2 is now on sale for $35. Three years after the Raspberry Pi model B was launched in 2012, the Raspberry Pi … [Read More...]

The manpage for the Sudoers File is a resource to look at when modifying the Sudoers file

How to modify sudoers file in Ubuntu and other Linux distros?

Making a user administrator is usually the best way to give a user access to sudo, but this guide will show you how to modify Sudoers file to give a user or group access to sudo. … [Read More...]