The rise of tablets and other mobile media consumption devices has changed the way we use technology at home and at work. The networking hardware and infrastructure used to support these devices has likewise changed in the past few years, in both large and small ways.
With the explosion in variety of tablet computers over the past year, is the Android-based Lenovo IdeaPad K1 just another “me too” device? Or can it actually stand out among such stiff competition as the Samsung GalaxyTab 10.1 or the venerable iPad 2?
Trying to assess the performance of any video card can be tough unless you spend literally hours scouring the web for benchmarks and reviews. Laptop video cards are especially difficult to peg, as they can share the same name as a desktop part, but not the performance.
GPS navigation systems are invaluable in travel, helping us find specific addresses and locations in unfamiliar areas. These systems need to be very accurate in order to do their job, but just how accurate are they?
If you’re stuck deciding on the video card and TV tuner for your HTPC, why not kill two birds with one stone and go for a combo HDTV Tuner Graphics Card? It saves you space, power, time and expense when building your HTPC, while providing a full suite of video processing and TV input capabilities.
Geocaching is a GPS based activity that is growing very popular, and for good reason: it’s incredibly fun and rewarding! After traveling around and finding a few caches, you may be inspired to plant one yourself. Creating a geocache is actually fairly simple, and can be very fun.
23″ monitors offer many advantages over smaller screens; most notably, this class almost always boasts resolutions of at least 1920×1080. If you need a monitor with plenty of screen space, or the capability to play 1080p movies, 23″ monitors are a great choice.
Why stick to a small 19″ or 22″ screen when you could be using an HDTV as your computer monitor? HDTVs have several advantages over regular monitors, such as size, resolution, and several connection options. The Samsung LN32B550 is one HDTV that fits the role of a computer monitor perfectly.
The huge selection of GPS units can get confusing when considering the multitude of features that each provides. However, there are a few common traits shared between different types of GPS units that you should consider when purchasing a GPS.
Today’s graphics cards can offer unparalleled performance, and near photorealistic visuals. Just compare games from a decade ago to Crysis, or STALKER: Clear Sky, and you will find the difference almost unbelievable. How can improvements in video hardware raise the bar even higher?
With such low prices on computer components these days, you can actually get a great 64-bit computer for under $500, including a 19 inch monitor and a copy of Windows Vista.
Have an older computer that you want to hook up to an HDTV, but the video card just won’t cut it? Even though the AGP interface is on the way out, there are still options that will allow you to get more use from your home theater PC.
Feeling the need to upgrade but don’t have the money just yet? Maybe newer games are running slower than you’d like, or possibly you’re just like most PC gamers and want more out of your PC. Fortunately, there are ways to increase your computer’s graphics performance without buying a new video card.
Many gamers get swamped with the huge selection of high-end video cards on the market. It doesn’t help that the naming schemes used by card manufacturers make little sense. So what if you want the all out best video card available?
It was only a few years ago that terabyte hard drives were something to be in awe over. Now they’re much more common, and thankfully, much more affordable. This article examines terabyte hard drives, and how the SATA connection can be important to them.
The resolution is an important aspect of any computer monitor. Higher resolutions can make screens look clearer, but why? This article explains what resolution means, and why higher resolutions are usually better.
Need a new computer monitor but don’t know exactly what to look for? Look no further, this guide explains all the major considerations when looking at and comparing computer screens.
Chances are, you are using one right now, but what exactly is an input device? Input devices can be as varied as a punch-card reader to a touch screen monitor, but they are a vital component to any computer.
Whether your current gaming rig is quickly becoming obsolete, or you’re just feeling the itch to upgrade to the latest and greatest, this article recommends the best components to build a high-end gaming PC, all for under $1500.