Upgrading from a Prebuilt

If you’re like me, you bought a prebuilt PC years ago, not wanting to spend a lot of time and effort finding and making your own rig. Now though, that ultra powerful gtx 660 ti is seeming a little shorthanded. Time for an upgrade. But wait! This is a prebuilt case,too small for a gpu with a standardized cooler, filled …

How the iPad is a serious fighter against laptops for me.

Currently a student, I needed a laptop to assist me in getting work done. Looking in the shops, most laptops for “work” were just bad in my opinion. Whilst I wanted to get work done, I also wanted to be able to do other things like multitasking like crazy, playing non-casual games, and even editing some photos I take. Low …

What is Valve doing with Steam Machines?

When companies announce a product, or series of products, they generally should have an idea of who their target market is. Twitter is shifting its focus to a younger audience. AMD’s primary market is hobbyist PC builders. Facebook goes after anyone with an Internet connection. Valve seems to have forgotten this.

El Gato Game Capture HD60 – Video Games Killed the TV Star

Are you ready to be video game star? At its outset, Web 2.0 was suppose to “democratize the internet” and while this is mostly the warm wind one associates with Silicon Valley (see collected statements of Mark Zuckerberg and Evan Williams), recent years have seen a considerable “disruption” of broadcast entertainment by the likes of YouTube and Twitch and the …