Upgrading the Hard Disk in a Verbatim Gigabit NAS External Hard Drive

Introduction I have been using a 500GB Verbatim  Gigabit NAS External Hard Drive for backup purposes for the last few years with no problem – I can recommend it to anyone. Now, that I ran out of space I looked into the possibility of replacing its hard disk for a …

Fixing a Worn out Remote Control (XBOX, Playstation, Wii, TV, etc.)

Introduction The method described below is valid for any remote control that uses conductive rubber pads for buttons. I have successfully used the same method on TV/VCR/Home theater/AC remotes and game consoles. Some time ago I decided that the next time I do it I would document it here. Recently, I ordered …