I guess I am most impressed that the power supply has worked this long.
I was using then-current actual Mac software for this. On classic Mac OS.
The box was not very stable. I had an AppleScript to reboot the mac four times per day.
Still a cool project!
Just look at energy per useful data transferred (define "useful" in some sane way). That high energy efficiency is why I favor HN over many other websites.
It is quite different from let’s say old school mobile phones which didn’t do much but also weren’t consuming anything