While doing a mundane data crunching task at work I had a eureka moment.
I wanted to work on the task when I got home but did not want to re-create the 1 million odd data files.
So I decided to use a combination of dropbox and Parallels VM’s.
If I created all the data & program files in my dropbox folder at work I could rely on Dropbox to handle the synchronisation between my home and work machine. Then all I’d need to do once I got home is power up the already cloned VM and…