Getting Educated on the Status of PCI-E 3.0

Getting Educated on the Status of PCI-E 3.0

[nextpage title=”Introduction “]Recently, motherboard manufacturers have been fighting their hardest to differentiate their products from one another in an effort to re-invigorate the stagnant PC business. A lot of this messaging has taken a very...
UEFI – Just How Important It Really Is

UEFI – Just How Important It Really Is

[nextpage title=”Introduction”]This article delves into the new UEFI architecture and why it is much more important to the computer world than you think.Computer hardware has evolved a great deal in the past few decades. Graphics cards and sound cards are...
Clearing the Air: Cloud Computing and Virtualization

Clearing the Air: Cloud Computing and Virtualization

[nextpage title=”Introduction”]The Internet age is reaching the dawn of a new era where everything can be accessed outside of your computer’s physical limitations. Today’s Internet is full of services ready to provide content instantly. Delving...
The Art of Tweaking

The Art of Tweaking

[nextpage title=”Introduction “]Overclocking has always been somewhat of a taboo to a majority of users – whether it is voiding the warranty, overworking the components (that can potentially damage if incorrectly done), or just plain noise and heat....
AMD 990FX: Prepping for Bulldozer

AMD 990FX: Prepping for Bulldozer

[nextpage title=”Introduction”]Recently, AMD released its new line of chipsets, the 900 series. In this editorial, we will discuss the high-end model, the 990FX.As a reader of Hardware Secrets, you are well aware that our goal is to...