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    How many internet connected devices do you have at home?

    An article on the Misco site says the average is six.

    Average UK household has six internet-connected devices -Misco.co.uk

    Our house:

    My laptop, netbook, phone
    Wife's netbook, phone,
    Son's laptop, phone, tablet, freeview box, games console
    Our freeview box.

    Total 11. (3.66 per occupant)
    Last edited by laserblazer; 19th October 2013 at 10:10 AM.

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    My laptop, desktop, 2 x phones, iPad
    Wife iPad, phone, laptop (rarely used)
    Kids iPad
    TV
    Media server
    Mac mini tv recorder.
    Sky box.

    Total: 13 (3.25 per occupant) (2 kids under 4)
    Last edited by XiJ; 19th October 2013 at 10:15 AM.

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    Me: 3ds, ds, Wii, 360, laptop, 2 phones.
    Mum: laptop, ds, desktop computer.

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    One - my ADSL router.
    How many devices are connected to the router? Two - the PC and sometimes my laptop.

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    My phone, wife phone, tablet, x2 laptop, printer... That's it I think

    So 6, average as usual...

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    13 between 5 of us.

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    1 desktop computer
    2 laptops
    1 notebook
    2 smart phones

    @laserblazer: How about attaching a poll to this thread? Just an idea.

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    3 laptops
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    1 Netbook
    iPad
    2 phones
    Freeview recorder
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    Quote Originally Posted by unixman_again View Post
    One - my ADSL router.
    How many devices are connected to the router? Two - the PC and sometimes my laptop.
    Does the router count lol

    If so that makes mine 9 devices

    Sky hub + AEBS 5th gen in bridge mode


    Both of our phones ( mine and other halfs )

    iPad gen 3

    Sky + box

    PS 3

    Mac Mini 2011

    Work laptop

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    Quote Originally Posted by unixman_again View Post
    One - my ADSL router.
    How many devices are connected to the router? Two - the PC and sometimes my laptop.
    I suspect that this means only the router is connected to the internet, the other devices go via the router. Not sure I agree, the M6 doesn't go to London but it's still connected via the M1.

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    2 Linux laptops, 3 windows laptops
    1 ESX server with 3 virtual hosts.
    1 NAS
    1 MythTV box
    1 RaspBMC
    1 Single Baord Computer MSM800
    2 Phones
    1 Asus Transformer
    1 printer
    1 Apple I-Cac
    1 Axim
    1 spare phone with no sim for squeezebox.

    Think that makes 16 2 adults 2 young children

    Rob

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    Quote Originally Posted by laserblazer View Post
    M6 doesn't go to London
    Does if your in a large BMW

    Rob

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    Quote Originally Posted by twin--turbo View Post
    Does if your in a large BMW

    Rob
    As in a marauder or tank and you drive off road??

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    Me aye!
    Virgin media super hub is connected to
    a)Laptop (via Ethernet) that plugs in to hifi system
    b)Dad's laptop (via wifi)
    c)My nexus 7 (When it is working!)
    d)My Phone (via wifi)
    e)My Dad's phone (via wifi)
    f)Blu Ray player

    The virgin media hub also has a powerline connected to it which connects to:
    a)Printer/Scanner (Stupid Kodak office hero thing)
    b)A switch in the "Data" room (Spare Bedroom). The switch has a WD MyBookLive and a Netgear Readynas v2. (They mirror the music to each other every night.)
    c)A switch in my room which is connected to "Colossus" (My dell xps 8500) and my two Raspberry Pi's (Yep, RS made a mistake and sent me two!)

    Yes! I am the champion! 12 Devices! Average devices per person: 6

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    Quote Originally Posted by mac_shinobi View Post
    As in a marauder or tank and you drive off road??
    Is it too early on a saturday

    BMW M6 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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