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  • GOOD NEWS: PIAF3 installer returns from the dead on Cloud@Cost for those needing to resurrect old servers for migration. Details here.

iTunes Bait and Switch: Say It Ain’t So, Steve

iTunes Bait and Switch: Say It Ain’t So, Steve

Wednesday, May 11, 2005

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Apple reportedly has changed the terms under which users can make music CDs of songs downloaded from the iTunes Music Store.

ISP-In-A-Box: The $500 Mac mini (Upgrading to Tiger = No-Brainer)

ISP-In-A-Box: The $500 Mac mini (Upgrading to Tiger = No-Brainer)

Friday, May 6, 2005

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Today we upgrade the Mac mini to Tiger in a little under an hour. Fantastic, smooth upgrade. Just connect the dots.

Road Warrior’s iPod Solution … and an Alternative

Road Warrior’s iPod Solution … and an Alternative

Friday, April 29, 2005

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Today’s column provides several travelling iPod solutions.

ISP-In-A-Box: The $500 Mac mini (Skype = Free Phone Service)

ISP-In-A-Box: The $500 Mac mini (Skype = Free Phone Service)

Friday, April 22, 2005

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Everything you ever wanted to know about hardware, software, installation and use of Skype to make unlimited free local, long distance, and conference calls.

ISP-In-A-Box: The Final Chapter (P2P from A to Z)

ISP-In-A-Box: The Final Chapter (P2P from A to Z)

Friday, April 15, 2005

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Today we explore the P2P offerings for the Mac OS X platform and propose a solution to the nation’s file sharing mess.

ISP-In-A-Box: The $500 Mac mini (Building a PureFTP Server … If You Must)

ISP-In-A-Box: The $500 Mac mini (Building a PureFTP Server … If You Must)

Friday, April 8, 2005

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Today we add the PureFTPd server to our Mac mini server farm.

ISP-In-A-Box: The $500 Mac mini (Building a Streaming Audio Server, Part II)

ISP-In-A-Box: The $500 Mac mini (Building a Streaming Audio Server, Part II)

Friday, April 1, 2005

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Part II of our series on building a streaming audio server explores the available streaming and broadcasting server components for the Mac platform.

ISP-In-A-Box: The $500 Mac mini (Building a Streaming Audio Server, Part I)

ISP-In-A-Box: The $500 Mac mini (Building a Streaming Audio Server, Part I)

Friday, March 25, 2005

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This is Part I of a two-part series on using a Mac mini to build an incredibly versatile streaming audio server.