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I need to buy an external hard drive for two purposes: transferring files from an old computer to a new one (basically a one-time use) and for the long run I need to back up the files on my two home computers (both Macs).
So I was just going to buy a firewire Hard Drive to transfer the files, but I was hoping there was a good alternative to Time Capsule that could automatically backup files for both of my computers (without slowing them down during the backup process). Does such a thing exist?
One computer is a Mac Mini and the other will be a MacBook replacing an iMac.
Am I better off backing up files manually? Do I need to have more than one hard drive? Any brands I should look for? Any brands I should avoid (besides Time Capsule)?