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Archive for August 28th, 2020

GL-AR300M – GL.iNet: nice small device allowing NAT over WAN, WiFi, 3G/4G modem, or OpenVPN

Posted by jpluimers on 2020/08/28

Still glad I got a few of [WayBack] GL-AR300M – GL.iNet: it makes travel life so much easier when you cannot use tethering.

I got the model GL-AR300M with external antennas (the GL-AR300M only has internal ones with a much shorter range).

Powered over USB, it runs OpenWRT and can NAT a local network towards an external network on the WAN, WiFi or (via USB) 3G/4G modem.

Despite doing only 2.4Ghz, it was a life saver in many occasions (there is a 5Ghz model, but it has over heating issues).

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Posted in Development, Ethernet, GL-AR300M, GL.iNet, Hardware, Hardware Development, LifeHacker, Network-and-equipment, Power User, Raspberry Pi, routers, VPN, WiFi | Leave a Comment »

Google Project Sunroof – About

Posted by jpluimers on 2020/08/28

We already have a lot of solar panels, but if you do not and live in the USA, then this might be a good starting point to get a solar estimate for your area, based on the amount of usable sunlight and roof space.

[WayBack] Project Sunroof – About.


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Computer Hardware Chart – Imgur

Posted by jpluimers on 2020/08/28

Geek pr0n from now all the way back to the 1980s [WayBackComputer Hardware Chart – Imgur.

Basically all sorts of modules and connectors you find in computers:

  • Notebook RAM
  • Desktop RAM
  • Hard Drives
  • CPU Sockets
  • Processor Card Slots
  • Processor Card Sockets
  • I/O ports
  • Peripheral Cards
  • Desktop Card Slots
  • Power Connectors

Via: [WayBack] #NerdPorn Computer Hardware Chart – DoorToDoorGeek “Stephen McLaughlin” – Google+


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