31 01, 2015

sony mdr w08 replacement

By |2016-07-14T14:42:24+01:00January 31st, 2015|Audio, Hardware, Reviews|Comments Off on sony mdr w08 replacement

Everyone has heard of Sony: They are a worldwide electronics brand responsible for producing some of the most reliable, fashionable and also functional electronics of the 21st century. One of Sony's great innovations and also the subject of this article was in the audio electronics field and in particular with a focus on sportswear. Sony mdr-w08: Sports headphones The product in question was the Sony mdr-w08 sports headphones. They were a fantastic [...]

30 01, 2015

The Technology behind Home Alarm Systems

By |2015-01-30T08:22:03+00:00January 30th, 2015|Hardware, Technology|Comments Off on The Technology behind Home Alarm Systems

The fast pace of modern live along with the close proximity in which we live has made security a very high priority in our lives. Once upon a time security systems used to be reasonably simple devices based on simple motion detection, the triggering of which would result in a loud audible alarm sounding off. This alarm would usually deter the intruder and would also alert the homeowner, neighbor or other [...]

19 01, 2015

pen drive 2gb

By |2015-01-19T17:02:33+00:00January 19th, 2015|Hardware|Comments Off on pen drive 2gb

USB drives are the shorthand term for external solid state drives with a usb connection. When we talk about a pen drive 2gb is a relatively small amount of space - in fact these days when we are talking about a pendrive 128GB is not an uncommon size which of course is a lot more than 2gb. Having said that, just because a pen drive 2gb in size is very small, it does not [...]

4 01, 2015

Best PC Desktop Deals

By |2015-01-04T13:53:28+00:00January 4th, 2015|Hardware|Comments Off on Best PC Desktop Deals

Whether you are looking for your first computer, looking to purchase a computer as a gift for someone, or simply looking to replace your current computer, its always a good idea to look for the best PC desktop deals that you can find before purchasing. There are many avenues these days for purchasing a desktop computer. The most obvious method is to physically go to a computer shop and look [...]

4 01, 2015

How Does 3D Printing Work?

By |2015-01-04T13:52:51+00:00January 4th, 2015|Hardware|Comments Off on How Does 3D Printing Work?

3D printing is a very popular subject at the moment. You will hear lots of people talking about it online, lots of demonstrations if you ever visit technology events and lots of public discussions about it from intrigued people. But how does 3D printing work? If you are not familiar with the technology then it is a fascinating but bewildering subject. In fact its easy to think that 3D printing is [...]

17 12, 2014

Definition of Keyboard

By |2014-12-29T11:39:59+00:00December 17th, 2014|Hardware|Comments Off on Definition of Keyboard

When you think about the definition of keyboard on its own, the first thing most people will think about is a computer keyboard. Of course there are other types of keyboard such as music keyboards. Definition of Keyboard The actual definition of keyboard as taken from Google definitions (See screen shot below) is: a panel of keys that operate a computer or typewriter. a set of keys on a piano [...]

17 11, 2014

external hard drive review: Samsung 1TB M3

By |2014-12-28T11:55:07+00:00November 17th, 2014|Hardware, Reviews|Comments Off on external hard drive review: Samsung 1TB M3

In 2012 it was estimated by the IDC that there was around 2.8 trillion GBs of data stored on computer systems, and by 2020 it is estimated that this figure will have grown to 40 trillion GBs. Of course a lot of this data is held by large companies, database systems, hosting providers, cloud data storage etc, but a large portion of it is held with individual users and their documents, music, [...]

16 11, 2014

Mini Computers

By |2014-12-28T11:50:04+00:00November 16th, 2014|Hardware|Comments Off on Mini Computers

Once upon a time the typical computer would have taken up an entire room (and a large room at that), in these times saving space with a mini computer wasn't really a phrase or concept that anyone understood. Computers were meant to be housed in research units, Universities and other large buildings that could dedicate entire rooms worth of space to the computer. The Home Computer Then along came the personal [...]

14 11, 2014

Wireless Extender Netgear Review

By |2017-01-12T23:19:34+00:00November 14th, 2014|Communications, Hardware, Reviews|Comments Off on Wireless Extender Netgear Review

Wireless extender Netgear are sometimes also referred to by several other names including range extenders, wifi extenders and wireless access points. There are some variations in these different types of wireless extenders. But there underlying purpose is normally the same - to increase the area that is covered by the wifi signal; thus enabling the user to have wireless access over a greater area. Usage Scenarios for Wireless Extender Netgear A common scenario [...]