When I first heard of Connected Data’s Transporter it was still in its’ infancy fund raising on Kick Starter. Promising all the benefits of a cloud storage service but without the tradeoffs of monthly service fees or privacy concerns. Even though it sounded extremely compelling I wasn’t totally convinced on how well it worked just yet. Now, roughly a year later they released a lower cost version in the form of the Transporter Sync. Similar to the Transporter but minus the all-in-one obelisk styled design with a builtin hard drive. This version also presented a much more reasonable price point for me to get my hands dirty with.
A little over a month ago I made the decision for better or for worse to say goodbye to the Windows OS camp and head on over to camp Mac OS. Having played in the Mac’s pool before meant I was no stranger to these not so foreign waters but nonetheless planning ahead is really what made the transition pretty much seamless. Acclimating to a new environment is always easier when you at the least have a general idea of where everything is and how it works. Continue Reading