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Wearables are the next big thing. Here are my thoughts on that

With smartphones and tablets reaching saturation points in many countries, it is time to hop on to the next big thing. Most companies are betting big on so-called wearables which can be […]

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The limitations of Google's Chromecast device

I have to admit that I was curious when I first heard about Chromecast and how some people used the device to play Internet or local videos stored on the computer on […]

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The Surface Pro 3 is not an iPad competitor

So Microsoft revealed the third generation Surface Pro 3 yesterday. Many sites have already live blogged about it or at least published hands-on reviews about it, which is why I do not […]

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How to replace the laptop hard drive with a faster one

I was in desperate need of a new laptop, one that I could use for work when I was away from home. After reading lots of online reviews, I decided to get […]

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Archival Disc with 300 GB capacity to launch in 2015

Current optical disc formats are less than ideal for archiving or backup purposes due to space constraints. It is often not possible to back up your root partition to a single disc, […]

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Tokyoflash Japan Watches are stylish masterpieces

Watches serve two main purposes. They tell the time and date, and sometimes display other information, and also express your personal style and taste. If you are a geek, or someone who […]

4 Technology Certainties for 2014 that will rock the computing world

2014 will be an interesting year from a technology perspective. Not only will it be the year of exciting new technologies that are introduced to the public, it is also the year […]

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How to find out how much RAM your motherboard supports

One of the reasons why PC sales have slumped, at least in my opinion, is the fact that many users do not see the need to upgrade their systems as often as […]

Things to consider before heading out and buying a notebook

My mother needs a notebook, and I promised to get her one for Christmas. Since this is her first mobile computer -- she only used desktop PCs until now -- I had […]

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What you need to know about Solid State Hybrid Drives (SSHD)

Solid State Hybrid Drives (SSHD) are a combination of a Solid State Drive (SSD) and a platter-based drive (HDD). The main idea here is to combine the speed of the SSD technology […]

Why I decided to quit being an early adopter (for the most part)

Having something in hands or using something before everyone else has been a strong urge for me for the better part of my life. It did not really matter what it was: […]

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Why I consider buying a Surface Pro 2 when it comes out

Microsoft has announced a refresh of the company's Surface series today. The Surface 2 is the successor of the Surface RT device running Windows RT, and the Surface Pro 2 the successor […]

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Should you buy computer hardware locally or on the Internet?

Back in the pre-Internet days, you had two options in regards to buying computer hardware. You could head out to a local store and see what was on offer there, or use […]

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Why I won't be buying a Smartwatch anytime soon

Now that tablets have been established to the mainstream, companies like Apple, Samsung or Google are already working on the next big thing: smartwatches. When I hear smartwatch I immediately think about […]

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All Samsung Windows PCs to be unified under the ATIV brand

If you look at Samsung's current PC lineup you will notice that the company is using quite a few brand names for its devices. There are the Series X type of devices […]

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Surface Pro scarcity angers Microsoft customers

Microsoft customers have been looking forward to the release of the Surface Pro, a tablet laptop hybrid designed by Microsoft to provide its users with a full Windows 8 Pro device. While […]

Surface RT spreads its wings, flies to new markets

The "snowmageddon", as people seem to want to call it, may haveĀ put a damper on Microsoft's big Surface Pro launch eventĀ in New York City, but will not stop the new Windows 8 […]

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Surface Windows 8 Pro to launch Feb 9. in North America

Microsoft has been preparing the launch of the Surface Pro for some time now, and up until now, it was not really clear when the device running Windows 8 Pro would be […]