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Articles, tutorials, tips and tricks for various computer hardware platforms, how to get them up and running and how to get the most from them.

What is Quantum Computing?
29/08/2012Hardware
Quantum computing is set to change the world in the future and promises computing power far in excess of every computer ever built, but despite its great promise, it’s not widely available or particularly useful yet.
HP ProLiant MicroServer N40L Review
29/07/2012Hardware
The HP ProLiant MicroServer is a general purpose server that provides a platform to organize and safeguard business information, allow effective communication with customers and make the most of existing office equipment and resources.
It always seems impossible until it's done.Nelson Mandela
Unboxing ASUS Transformer Prime TF201
29/07/2012Hardware
The ASUS Transformer Prime TF201 is the mid-range offering in the Android tablet from ASUS and despite it's price it still offers a lot more that the competition.
Zalman Notebook Cooler ZM-NC2000 Review
14/07/2012Hardware
Zalman is well known for its cooling products, I have been using them for a number of years now, so I needed something to keep my laptop cool they were the first I looked up.
HP Pavilion DV7-6C01EA Laptop Review
24/02/2012Hardware
Review of HP Pavillion dv7 that I will be using now I shall be doing a lot more work remotely on clients premises conducting presentations, demonstrations, documentation or coding.
Why Does my HDD Have Less Capacity than Advertised?
28/09/2011Hardware
In truth, they don't, but this is one of those marketing ploys tricking you into thinking you are buying a higher capacity than you actually are.
Sunbeam Liquid Neon Light Strip
01/12/2010Hardware
For my new PC, I have decided to brighten it up with some flashy lights and I chose a new type of light called "liquid neon". This is a warning to all considering purchasing one of these "unique Liquid Neon lights".
My New Computer Build
31/10/2010Hardware
My current computer is getting on for 6 years old and is feeling it's age. The motherboard is showing signs of giving up, it only has a single core processor and the power supply unit is making a buzzing noise. So it's time to upgrade! But since it is so old, this time an upgrade actually means a whole new computer, not just a new processor and more memory.
Modding the Acer Revo – Hard Drive & RAM
22/07/2010Hardware
I've had my Acer Revo R3600 for a while now, however I am finding the limited 1GB memory and hard drive to be a little limiting now, so I thought I'd open up the box and perform some upgrades.
Hauppauge WinTV Nova TD500 Review
02/01/2010Hardware
Finally I can watch TV again! With the digital TV taking over and the old analogue signal being turned off soon I thought it would be best to get on the digital bandwagon before its too late!