Send Time Machine backups to a VM hosted in Windows

I’ve successfully configured Time Machine backups over my home network using VMware Workstation, Ubuntu, and a 1 TB WD drive. A big thanks to HowToGeek for their Raspberry Pi post for the inspiration and to Netatalk’s Wiki. Here we go! :: Prerequisites Windows (using Windows 10 in this tutorial) VMware Workstation (using 12.5 Pro) Linux ISO (using … More Send Time Machine backups to a VM hosted in Windows

Here’s a thanks to you, dear internet

I’m excited to share that @thatvirtualboy reached 100 followers on Twitter today! Sure it’s a relatively small achievement, but your support means a whole lot! It’s not easy keeping a blog, let alone one worth reading by your peers. Thanks for your support! In celebration of today’s accomplishment, here are other notable moments for this day … More Here’s a thanks to you, dear internet

Freeing my iPad of Social Media is the best thing I’ve done

Whether you’re an Apple fan boy, or a die hard Android enthusiest, we can all agree tablets are great. I’ve recently come to realize, however, how much more I can enjoy my iPad when I exclude certain distractions from it. Namely, social media.  Twitter, Facebook, Instagram – our digitial social lives are calling out for … More Freeing my iPad of Social Media is the best thing I’ve done