News

hardware
gadgets

hardware

Digital eye glass inventor at odds with French McDonalds staff

@ 2012/07/20 read/post comments(0)
The inventor of the digital eye glass, Dr Steve Mann, claims he was assaulted by French McDonald's staff for wearing his invention. Mann wears his computer vision system, and carries a letter from his quack, as well… Go To Full Article

Richard Stallman wades into Microsoft

@ 2012/07/20 read/post comments(0)
After being uncharacteristically quiet on the matter of Microsoft's Window's 8's secure book, Open Source Guru Richard Stallman has finally vented his spleen. In an interview with Bytes Media, Stallman dubbed Windows 8 secure boot a disaster. Go To Full Article

Microsoft Office kills off links to antique operating systems

@ 2012/07/20 read/post comments(0)
Microsoft is using its new flavour of Office to kill off old operating systems like XP and Vista. Vole has been trying to get companies off using XP for years now but it seems that Office 2013… Go To Full Article

Google Doesn't Get the Importance of Gadget Packaging

@ 2012/07/19 read/post comments(0)
A montage of frustrated Google Nexus 7 owners struggling to open their new tablets' packaging proves there is at least one thing Apple gets that Google does not: boxes. As the clip below shows, Google's Nexus tablet with its taped… Go To Full Article

HIS Radeon HD 7870 GHz Edition 2GB Video Card Overclocked Review

@ 2012/07/19 read/post comments(0)
We overclock the HIS Radeon HD 7870 GHz Edition and see how much performance we can get out of it. Go To Full Article

Thermaltake Water 2.0 Pro and Performer @ PureOverclock

@ 2012/07/19 read/post comments(0)
Thermaltake recently released their new series of self-contained water coolers - the Water 2.0 Performer, the Water 2.0 Pro, and Water 2.0 Extreme. Today we will be looking at the Performer and Pro models. Sit back and enjoy as we… Go To Full Article

Google launches Gmail SMS for text-based email in Ghana, Nigeria and Kenya

@ 2012/07/19 read/post comments(0)
Smartphones and email-equipped feature phones have proliferated in even the most resource-dry areas of Asia, Europe and North America, but for many subscribers in Africa, SMS is the only option for text-based communication on the go. And, to give residents… Go To Full Article

Western Digital Red Series Review: A Low Cost Validated NAS Specific HDD

@ 2012/07/19 read/post comments(0)
Western Digital releases a drive specifically for your home and small business NAS. Now you don't have to worry what hard drive will work in your NAS. Go To Full Article

Sony's Walkman F PMP hits the FCC mere seconds after being announced

@ 2012/07/19 read/post comments(0)
It was mere seconds after Sony's Walkman F was publicly announced to the baying hordes of PMP fans that the dismantled remains of one was found outside the FCC's headquarters. The autopsy report unsurprisingly passed the Android-powered media player safe… Go To Full Article

Ferrari, Logic3 team on headphones, may be closest we get to an Enzo's engine note

@ 2012/07/19 read/post comments(0)
Ferrari likes to brand just about everything. That said, the two new lines of in-ear and over-ear headphones it's introducing with Logic3's help seem like more natural fits for the supercar brand than for other gadgets. The speed-loving elite will… Go To Full Article

 1 2 3 >  Last ›