Thursday, July 11, 2024

Yup. You got that. It's the world's hardest, most completely indestructible watch. It can only be scratched by another diamond. It's pretty, and it's 5000$. Only the watch face is adamantine (Vocabularial Parenthetical: adamantine's an adjective...

By Ian Chiu Make way for USB 3.0. While USB 2.0 (released 7 years ago) has improved performance tenfold, it hasn't been close to the speed demon many had hoped. Tweaks to chipset and controller helped boost the...
By David Ponce Our lady readers will most probably appreciate this the most. See, there's news of two new webcams that will give you a "makeover" of sorts, before your pretty little mug is broadcast over the internet. ...

By David Ponce It's from back in the days when computers were giant grazing woolly mecha-mammoths. One was caught in the wild, it's hard drive removed and is now on display at the Drivesavers booth at Macworld.
By David Ponce There are those among us who don't fully appreciate the sweet ratchety melody of a hard drive head nervously seeking disparate sectors, or the low calming whir of a poorly designed cooling fan. These people prefer...
By David Ponce The only thing more fun that getting a cold call from someone pitching life insurance is getting three freaking phone calls, the same day, for the same thing, from the same company, due to some database glitch....
By David Ponce When your CDs or DVDs are all scratched up to hell, but you wanna keep'em, you got a few options. There's the old abrasive method, where you pretty much buff and polish the plastic until...
By Andrew Liszewski Touchpads and track pointers are a great solution when using a laptop with limited real estate, but any other time a mouse is the way to go. And while LED/laser based technology allows mice to be used...
Notebooks win over desktop PCs on every almost activity save very specific areas. The biggest of which are gaming and sound, both for pretty much the same reason. Sacrifices must be made for the sake of portability and...
It's very seldom that virtual surround gaming headset gets such high approval but the Corsair Vengeance 1500 headset proved to be a real head-turner. This latest gaming-centric but still multipurpose headset has garnered high marks for sound quality...