Jon L. Jacobi

Jon L. Jacobi

Freelance contributor

Jon Jacobi is a musician, former x86/6800 programmer, and long-time computer enthusiast. He writes reviews on TVs, SSDs, dash cams, remote access software, Bluetooth speakers, and sundry other consumer-tech hardware and software.

Articles by Jon L. Jacobi

Best remote desktop software: From casual use to business deployment

Best remote desktop software: From casual use to business deployment

Remote desktop software makes it possible to control another PC from afar, whether you want to help a relative troubleshoot a nagging software issue, transfer files, or install software across a fleet of business PCs. Luckily there are worthy options to meet a range of scenarios. Read on for our top picks.
3 weeks ago
TBW: How this obscure rating can affect your SSD’s warranty

TBW: How this obscure rating can affect your SSD’s warranty

TBW ratings are important to both users and vendors. They give users a handle on the lifespan they can expect from an SSD, and allow vendors to avoid costly replacement if inexpensive drives are used for high-transaction applications.
2 months ago