GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
The Simple Fun You’ve Always Wanted is a Pocket-Sized PocketCHIP Running PICO-8

The last time I considered something legit for computing and phoning, requiring two hands to hold and type, was the almighty Blackberry phone. Also known as the loser of the market, Blackberry isn’t readily used by the common public anymore, … Continue reading

 

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
Coming Soon: A 4TB Version of Samsung’s Best-Selling SSD

For home PC users looking to up their storage capacity, Samsung released some very good news for you this month. Oftentimes the decision to add more storage ends up with an unfavorable compromise; for the everyday user, at least. While … Continue reading

 

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
Samsung’s New Speedy UFS Cards will Suggest the MicroSD to “Step Aside”

Samsung is deciding to roll out some incredibly speedy UFS cards in effort to replace SSDs. What does this all mean? Well, it apparently means Samsung is the first brand ever to bring UFS cards to market, a.k.a. Universal Flash … Continue reading

 

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
This ‘Schiit’, Called the Bifrost Multibit, May be the Best Music Converter Around

With all the laptops and smartphones taking up the news in the topic of electronics, it’s rare we hear about anything new in the realm of music and digital audio connectivity. As a device-user, a smartphone-needing, smart thermostat-wanting, and smart … Continue reading

 

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
Google Wants Project Bloks to Get Kids Into Coding for Fun and for Their Future

During my generation as a young child in school, I remember the moment we got those colorful iMac desktop computers. I remember playing games on them, learning and typing documents. Bringing computers into the classroom, or computer room for that … Continue reading

 

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
KiloCore is the World’s First 1,000 Core Processor With 621 Million Transistors

Today’s technology is all about the smallest, the fastest, the most energy dense and efficient hardware. Companies are literally racing to make impressions, aiming to beat their competition not just by a few points here and there, but by landslides. … Continue reading

 

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
The Landline Might be Dead, But Voice Bridge Might Be Resurrecting It For Your Convenience

A statement from The Verge author, Ashley Carman, completely cracked me up when I first read it. She says, “Before I start telling you about this new gadget, let’s have a moment of silence for the landline phone number”. I … Continue reading

 

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
Mark Zuckerberg Covers His Laptop Webcam, and You Should Too

Excuse me while I get personal, here, but we’re one of those households that ex-ed our Xbox One’s Kinect camera. We sold it. We didn’t want anything to do with it. We had a good time using it for Fruit … Continue reading

 

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
The Rustic, Round Runcible by Monohm Is the New Anti-Smartphone

Technology has come a long way in the last decade. Our phones, which once served as simple devices to keep us connected to those we loved, now serve as mini-computers which keep us tethered to work emails, social media and … Continue reading

 

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
The Moto Z Rids Itself of the 3.5mm Jack and No One Knows What to Think

What the new Moto Z features, or shall I say, does not feature, could completely change the way smartphone manufacturers design their phones. Either that, or no one will follow suit, and then this will turn out to be a … Continue reading

 

DELL
Synaptics Wants to Bring Fingerprint Authentication To Any PC

Synaptics: we know it for its tremendous efforts in human interface solutions. The touchpad manufacturer has developed technologies for “a large range of mobile computing, PC, entertainment and other consumer electronic devices”; with customers including Acer, Asus, Dell, Google, HTC, … Continue reading

 

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
Everything You Need to Know About this Week’s Bluetooth 5 Announcement

While Bluetooth as a whole isn’t one of the most exciting topics in technology, over time it has become one of the unsung heroes that help us get through our daily lives. From our automobiles to our home speaker systems, … Continue reading

 

AMD
AMD Delivers High-End, VR-Capable Graphics with the $200 Radeon RX 480

The recent flood of interest in VR technology has sent the graphics world into a frenzy. Companies like AMD and Nvidia are dedicating countless man hours to keep up with the visual demand created by this emerging field. On the … Continue reading

 

DELL
Dell Made a 43-Inch HD Monitor with Four Separate, Bezel-Less Screens

It’s not that we all just sit in front of a computer monitor all day because we have to. Some folks may be multimedia professionals, editors, or programmers, and need multiple displays in their face to deliver the type of … Continue reading

 

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
The Rival 700 Mouse Brings Tactile Feedback to PC Gaming

PC gaming has made some giant strides forward in recent years. Improvements in display technology, graphics cards, storage capabilities, and overall PC performance have driven the recent resurgence in a market that just a few years ago seemed on the … Continue reading