Tag Archives: cloud

Freebie Friday! DirSync Pro: synchronization/back-up software

By | January 22, 2016

As promised in the last What Can I Get Away With Wednesday post, here is a link to some non-gratis synchronization software! I highly recommend DirSync Pro for shuttling your files to-and-from your newly minted NAS machine! It’s free, but please consider supporting it! application: http://dirsyncpro.org/ support it: https://www.paypal.com/uk/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_flow&SESSION=2n6oauXW7pbgWU13oN98imJrT23qtw-0Priya4jiIhFCtqwyFnDouuCS-u8&dispatch=5885d80a13c0db1f8e263663d3faee8d64ad11bbf4d2a5a1a0d303a50933f9b2 A Note from Admin: I hope… Read More »

What Can I Get Away With Wednesday? NAS (Network Attached Storage) For Free?

By | January 20, 2016

For many game developers, their developing game is the most precious thing they own. But the game itself is ones and zeros. It is electrical signals and magnetic polarizations, fleeting, etheral, at times volatile; ownership of such things is tenuous at best. How do you ensure that the precious ones and zeros stay put? Stay… Read More »

What is the Cloud?

By | September 10, 2014

Like its namesake, cloud computing can seem distant and amorphous. In reality it is easy to understand and readily accessible. When we talk about “the cloud,” we’re talking about computer processing and/or storage that is done remotely. In the early days of the information age, most computing was done remotely. Mainframes were big and costly… Read More »