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Exclusive interview with AMD's Andrej Zdravkovic
     Mon, May 09 2016 | 8:22P | Editorial | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
You may have noticed that Radeon Software Crimson has been gaining a lot of positive momentum since its launch back in November. Radeon Technologies Group mastermind Raja Koduri brought Andrej Zdravkovic back to AMD as a Corporate VP of Software and Platform Engineering. We had an exclusive opportunity to speak to Andrej about the past, the present, and the future – and his design philosophy that is re-energizing Radeon Software and delivering on its promise of great user experience.
  FULL STORY @ KITGURU

20 of the Worst PC Setups – April 2016
     Wed, May 04 2016 | 2:55P | Editorial | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
"I’m sure at some point you’ve had a bad PC setup. Maybe moving into a new place, waiting for a new desk to arrive or you just ran out of room. I can remember my horrible PC setups from when I was living at the dorms in college. If you have ever ventured over to the Shitty Battlestations sub-reddit you will find a lot of horrible PC setups. We will are going to pick 20 each month and feature them as 20 of the Worst PC setups for that month. Here are some of the bad ones from April!"
  FULL STORY @ THINKCOMPUTERS

Tech Report's System Guide
     Thu, Apr 21 2016 | 11:54A | Editorial | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
In this edition of The Tech Report's System Guide, we examine the CPUs, graphics cards, memory, cases, power supplies, and other parts that system builders will need to power Oculus' Rift and HTC's Vive VR headsets.
  FULL STORY @ TECHREPORT

20 of the Worst PC Setups
     Sun, Mar 13 2016 | 9:00A | Editorial | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
"I’m sure at some point you had a bad PC setup. Maybe moving into a new place, waiting for a new desk to arrive or you just ran out of room. I can remember my horrible PC setups from when I was living at the dorms in college. If you have ever ventured over to the Shitty Battlestations sub-reddit you will find a lot of horrible PC setups. We will are going to pick 20 each month and feature them as 20 of the Worst PC setups for that month. Here are some of the bad ones from February!"
  FULL STORY @ THINKCOMPUTERS

30 of the Coolest Movie and Television Gadgets
     Sat, Mar 05 2016 | 9:01A | Editorial | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
"It's no secret that science fiction has paved the way for technology. Sci-fi authors are scientifically-inclined by design and they often introduce the world to concepts that they know will come to fruition at some point down the road. What's always fascinated us, however, are all the things that science fiction has promised that haven't come to fruition. It's just human nature to want what you can't have and books, television shows, and especially movies have introduced us to a host of must-have toys, if only they existed."
  FULL STORY @ MEGATECHNEWS

Samsung POWERbot VR9300K & VR9200 Models Revealed
     Fri, Feb 19 2016 | 9:03A | Editorial | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Earlier this month, we attended the Samsung Forum 2016 and what really caught our eyes was a demonstration of the new Samsung POWERbot VR9300K against the latest LG Roboking. It was really, really impressive! Check out the video we took!
  FULL STORY @ TECHARP

Mike Cumby of OCZ talks to KitGuru TV
     Sun, Feb 14 2016 | 4:00P | Editorial | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Mike Cumby, UK Country Manager for OCZ spoke with Leo Waldock of KitGuru about the SSD market in 2016. Hot on the heels of CES, OCZ has launched Trion 150 which is a 15nm die shrink of Trion 100. Mike didn’t have a Trion 150 with him as it was brand new and if you look closely at the table you will spot he actually brought along a Trion 100.
  FULL STORY @ KITGURU

 
20 of the Worst PC Setups
     Wed, Feb 10 2016 | 4:01P | Editorial | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
"I’m sure at some point you had a bad PC setup. Maybe moving into a new place, waiting for a new desk to arrive or you just ran out of room. I can remember my horrible PC setups from when I was living at the dorms in college. If you have ever ventured over to the Shitty Battlestations sub-reddit you will find a lot of horrible PC setups. We will are going to pick 20 each month and feature them as 20 of the Worst PC setups for that month. Here are some of the bad ones from January!"
  FULL STORY @ THINKCOMPUTERS

Two And A Half Geeks Webcast
     Fri, Jan 29 2016 | 5:32P | Editorial | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Join us for another episode of HotHardware's Two And A Half Geeks webcast where Marco, Paul and Dave discuss cool stuff in tech like Netgear's Nighthawk X8 AC WiFi router, Intel's new Compute Sticks with Windows 10, a gaggle of great mechanical keyboards, the Core m-based ASUS ZenBook UX305CA and some interesting new smartphones coming down the pipe – the Huawei Mate 8 and the Asus ZenFone Zoom...
  FULL STORY @ HOTHARDWARE

Octane Rating Myth
     Mon, Jan 18 2016 | 4:28P | Editorial | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The recent introduction of the RON 100 Euro 4M fuel has ignited yet another debate over the octane rating and how it affects the performance and fuel efficiency of our cars. According to the age-old claim, a higher octane rating delivers better performance and fuel efficiency. When challenged to prove that claim, supporters of the higher octane rating fuel will point to the fact that high-performance cars use them to achieve better performance. Are they correct? Let’s find out…
  FULL STORY @ TECHARP

10 Tech Predictions for 2016
     Sat, Jan 09 2016 | 12:02P | Editorial | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Looking ahead to 2016, I expect we will see changes that, on the surface, also don't seem to amount to much initially, but will actually prove to be key foundational shifts that drive a very different, and very exciting future.
  FULL STORY @ TECHSPOT

OCZ Service & Support Interview
     Fri, Jan 08 2016 | 12:01P | Editorial | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Since OCZ became part of Toshiba as a subsidiary, named OCZ Storage Solutions, a lot has changed. During the past two years service and support haven been key factors in order to increase customer satisfaction. Today Nico Stamp, Technical Support Manager EMEA at OCZ Storage Solutions, is going to answer a few crucial questions, giving insight on what's important to the company regarding service and support.
  FULL STORY @ OCAHOLIC

Best Hardware of 2015 - The KitGuru Editorial Awards
     Tue, Jan 05 2016 | 4:00P | Editorial | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Well here we are, 16 years into the new millennium and the rate of technological development shows no signs of slowing down. As the KitGuru Editorial Team sat down to discuss the best products of the year, we were constantly reminded of how much can change in just such a short period of time.
  FULL STORY @ KITGURU

The Best Case Mods of 2015
     Tue, Jan 05 2016 | 9:01A | Editorial | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
"Case mods have been a staple in the PC industry for a very long time. They allow systembuilders, artists, gamers, and pretty much anyone to really make their PC build their own. Case modding has never been more popular and many companies actually commission modders to create one of a kind builds to show off their new hardware or case. Each week we feature a mod or build that has been completed in the community in our Case Mod Friday section. Going through all of the features of the past year we have picked out a few that really caught our eye! Without further ado here are our picks for the best case mods of 2015! In no particular order of course!"
  FULL STORY @ THINKCOMPUTERS

Tech ARP In 2016 – End Of An Era, Beginning Of A New One.
     Fri, Jan 01 2016 | 2:59P | Editorial | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
We are so excited to start the new year! 2015 has been a significant year for Tech ARP. It was a year in which we revived not one, but two websites from dormancy.
  FULL STORY @ TECHARP

25 Stocking Stuffers For Every Tech Lover
     Mon, Dec 21 2015 | 3:37P | Editorial | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
"Christmas is almost here! It is this time of year where we are buying last minute gifts for friends and family. We all have that tech lover in our family and sometimes they can be very hard to buy for. Well luckily for you we’ve put together a list of 25 great stocking stuffers for every type of tech lover out there. Many of these products we’ve actually reviewed too and we can fully recommend them! So let’s jump right in and see what we think are some of the best tech stocking stuffers this year!"
  FULL STORY @ THINKCOMPUTERS

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