HermesSyndicate
HermesSyndicate

HermesSyndicate

Wanna know something? Let me tell you some things that I've discovered either by working in the industry or doing extensive research. Hopefully, some of this information will be invaluable in helping you make future decisions regarding your data. As part of my nature there will also be a bit of humour thrown in.


Does the ad reflect the product?

20 Jan 2020 1 minute read 0 comments HermesSyndicate

  Wish.com ad. If you have enough capital to produce and market a product, why not pay someone to do the ads for you as well? As soon as I registered on the site they already had a "recommended for you" section, I have no idea how they knew me before...

Different side to the Australian bush fires.

18 Jan 2020 2 minute read 5 comments HermesSyndicate

  The news made it's way around the world but there is a different side to the Australian bush fires. Believe it or not bush fires are quite common in Australia pretty much every year and it's part of nature. Bush fires have been around in Australia...

Peaceful life in the heart of nature!

15 Jan 2020 3 minute read 2 comments HermesSyndicate

So I've decided to sell my house in the suburb and settle for a peaceful life in the heart of nature. I got the house sold, bought a pickup truck and packed all my bags. Day 0 - Arrived at my new cabin lodge. It is so peaceful and quiet here. There a...

Cloud vs physical storage

14 Jan 2020 3 minute read 0 comments HermesSyndicate

Should you use cloud or physical data storage for your needs? You might have realised that your photo collection, music collection, or movie collection is getting quite large. So depending on what type of data you want to store you need to make a dec...

Airline workers messing about

13 Jan 2020 2 minute read 2 comments HermesSyndicate

These are a series of funny but real conversations between airline workers: Pilots vs control towers. Tower- To avoid any sound pollution please steer 45 degrees to your right. Pilot- What sounds pollution can we produce at a 7000m altitude? Tower- T...

So why is a data recovery service so damn expensive?

8 Jan 2020 1 minute read 0 comments HermesSyndicate

I get asked sometimes how do I sleep at night after issuing a $1000 average quote for a data recovery service. Well the answer is quote straightforward! It's a business like any other. We don't intend to hold the customers data hostage, we don't have...

My Journey into free Crypto

8 Jan 2020 1 minute read 4 comments HermesSyndicate

Now it seems that the theme of this publishing platform is crypto and I'm crazy for it but my experience is limited. Initially I signed up for Coinbase just to learn more about different cryptocurrencies but I did not expect to actually get paid that...

Australia is run like a business!

8 Jan 2020 3 minute read 2 comments HermesSyndicate

How can a whole country be registered as a corporation on another country's stock exchange? Well after living in a few countries and learning more about governments I realised that there is not that big of a difference to how they are run. The Austra...

Finding Bitcoins on old Hard drives

8 Jan 2020 1 minute read 13 comments HermesSyndicate

Being in the IT world, computer repair and data recovery business for quite a while, I did get encounters with people who asked me if I ever found old Bitcoins on old hard drives forgotten since they were worthless. Even three lost and found bitcoins...

Hard Drives reliability and which brand to choose

8 Jan 2020 1 minute read 0 comments HermesSyndicate

We get a lot of questions from our customers regarding which hard drive to choose. In our experience the most reliable hard drives are also the easiest to work with from the point of view of data recovery. There was a time when Seagate hard drives we...