Views & Opinion on the Latest in Computing

The personal computer comes in many different forms, from your standard desktop, to laptops and tablets. Technology is moving at a fast rate, with more and more computers coming with features such as touchscreen. What do you think about the iPad and other tablet computers? Are they here to stay? What is going to be the next big innovation?
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2016 – The Year of VR or The Year of Crushed Dreams?

If you haven’t been paying attention to the gaming industry as of late, it may have been easy to miss the hype for this year’s newest trend – virtual reality. You may remember the spectacular failures of VR in the 80s and 90s, but this time might be different. Let’s take a look.

Top Virtual Reality Competitors for 2016

Seemingly out of nowhere, 2016 is shaping up to be the year of VR. Not since the late 1980’s have people been this excited to step into a virtual world. Let’s take a look at the three main competitors in this 2016 showdown.

Is Microsoft That Evil Anymore?

For the longest time Microsoft was the favorite public enemy of the tech world. It seems like that role is changing though. Is Microsoft too inflexible to advance it’s state of evil? Has it been overtaken by new innovative tricks? Joking aside, public opinion is shifting in new and interesting ways.

Pleading for Car Technology Standardization

Cars and technology seem to be on a crash course. Bluetooth is only the tip of the iceberg, with cars now available with touchscreen controls and streaming Internet radio. That all sounds great – but a reliance on proprietary technology makes car tech less attractive to consumers.

Why Tablets Only Replace PCs if You Are Really Important

A CTO at IBM recently “traded in [his] PC for a tablet computer” according to a blog post where he describes our current computing environment as the “Post-PC Era.” This has touched off a lot of debate, but it really makes perfect sense. As long as you are an executive with a huge tech company.

ARM vs. Wintel: David Can’t Fell This Goliath

The development of ARM/Android systems by companies like Toshiba, Acer and ASUS along with the love of all things mobile have led some to speculate that this is the beginning of the end for the dominance of systems running Windows with Intel (or AMD) processors. Here’s why that won’t happen.