Microsoft’s Surface Studio has Enticing Features
Jan16

Microsoft’s Surface Studio has Enticing Features

With their all-new  Surface Studio, Microsoft takes a stab at the artistic world that has always been dominated by Apple. This new all-in-one desktop has a serious set of specs. The Surface Studio is aimed at artists, illustrators, animators, photo editors, and designers. The Surface Studio is unlike any other product in the Microsoft’s Surface lineup. It is a 28-inch touchscreen desktop PC that can be folded on a 20-degree angle to...

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ASRock DeskMini 110 Mini-PC
Jan05

ASRock DeskMini 110 Mini-PC

We analyzed the ASRock DeskMini 110, an ultra-compact barebone desktop PC that supports LGA1151 CPUs, two 2.5 inches drives, and one type C USB port.

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Oculus Rift – The Future is Here
Dec29

Oculus Rift – The Future is Here

If you want the best virtual reality experience currently available, look no further than the Oculus Rift. This device was developed by Palmer Luckey and subsequently was purchased and is promoted by Facebook. The current Gear VR and PlayStation look like first steps in virtual reality compared to the experience you get with the Rift. The Rift comes in an elegant black box. From the box to the product itself, everything proclaims...

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The Updated Edge Browser Comes of Age
Sep19

The Updated Edge Browser Comes of Age

The big blue “E” never appealed to me before. Internet Explorer was basically a flawed product. Even 11 different versions couldn’t get it up to the competition. When Windows 10 first appeared with its new Edge browser, I was extremely disappointed. While there were a few new features, the new big blue “E” still couldn’t stand up to the competition. All of the other major browsers like Chrome, Firefox, and Opera were far superior. It...

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Windows 10 Anniversary Update – Heaven for Power Users
Aug15

Windows 10 Anniversary Update – Heaven for Power Users

Windows 10 had several features aimed at power users like virtual desktops and updated features when working with a command prompt. The Windows 10 Anniversary Update gives power users even more reasons to smile. The New Edge Browser When released with Windows 10, the Edge browser was woefully inadequate. I don’t know anyone in the tech community who has been using it. Well, it took a year, but Edge has finally come of age. Support for...

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Alienware Alpha R2 First Looks
Aug01

Alienware Alpha R2 First Looks

Alienware has over 20 years of history in the gaming arena. Since the release of their first Alpha machine at E3 in 2014, they have been focused on putting the gaming PC in the living room. The promise of the Alpha was that you could play all your games at affordable prices. This year a new generation of the Alpha was released. The $699.99 version has a 6th generation Intel Core i3 processor, 8 GB memory, a 500GB hard drive and an AMD...

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Speed up Your Computer with ReadyBoost
Jul18

Speed up Your Computer with ReadyBoost

ReadyBoost has been around since the days of Windows Vista. It is a little known Windows feature that can use external USB flash drives (or SD cards or CF cards), as a hard disk cache to speed up disk read performance. As we will explore in this article, there are times when ReadyBoost can be used as an effective tool as well as times when it shows no performance enhancement at all. As a performance tool ReadyBoost is smart and...

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Must Have Windows 10 Apps
Jul14

Must Have Windows 10 Apps

Windows 10 is a good operating system, but an operating system doesn’t have all the tools that you need to be happy and productive.  That’s where the Windows 10 apps come into play. Whether it’s a Windows 10 app from the Windows Store or a desktop app from the manufacturer’s website, these apps can help you perform your tasks. Here are some of the must-have Windows 10 apps. VCL media player Since Windows Media Player was removed from...

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Cool New Windows 10 Features You Should Try

Windows 10 is filled with new features and better ways to control the computer, but every user has to learn how to access these feature and how they work. As Windows 10 celebrates its 6-month birthday, Microsoft reports that, “More than 200 million devices are running Windows 10 in 192 countries across the world.” Many of these users have yet to investigate or use some of the new features. You don’t have to be one of them. Here is a...

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Acer Z3 – An All-in-One with a Great Screen
Dec07

Acer Z3 – An All-in-One with a Great Screen

The All-in-One (AIO) computer is a great way to put a computer on your desktop without any clutter or big chunky CPU and the Acer Z3 series gives you everything that you need in an AIO. Acer Z3 Features The Acer Z3-710-UR54 that I reviewed is a sturdy AIO with a simple aluminum stand supporting a 23.8 screen with a built-in DVD Super Multi optical drive. The entire chassis is slim at 1.4”. It features an Intel Core i5 quad-core 2GHz...

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