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  • Sign of the Times
    Portable chargers like EasyAcc can curtail sign of the times
    Upon finding a comfortable seat at the Ronald Reagan International Airport returning to Detroit from the Annual Conference of the National Council of Teachers of English, Nov. 23rd, an empty courtesy electrical charging station had quickly been...
  • Robocop
    Score wars: The five best sci-fi soundtracks
    It's no secret that a truly great film score can elevate the movie-going experience to a level far beyond merely sitting in front a giant screen of moving images. Instead, the skill of a creatively gifted film composer casts a sort of spell...
  • Printed Circuit Board
    Common uses for a printed circuit board
    There is no questioning the fact that we live in a society that is dependent upon electronics. One of the unsung heroes in the majority of the electronic items that we use is the printed circuit board, also known as a PCB. These handy devices not...
  • Belkin: Mini Surge Protector with USB Charger
    Belkin: Mini Surge Protector with USB Charger
    Belkin's Mini Surge Protector with USB Charger was created for the traveler. It is compact and easily fits into a purse, bag or suitcase. It has three electrical outlets and two USB chargers to accommodate your mobile devices (MP3 player,...
  • NSA storage facility construction in Utah
    NSA plants classified radio devices in sensitive areas
    Today's Newsy Jan. 15, 2014 video story presented by Elizabeth Hagedorn gives you some good details about the latest NSA revelation. Allegedly the NSA has been creatively implementing ways to send radio waves to and from sensitive computer...
  • We finally get to see what the PlayStation 4 is packing!
    The PlayStation 4 shows us what it's made of with a complete hardware breakdown
    Sony has been on a roll with their latest and greatest PlayStation 4 ever since the reveal back in February. Consumer acceptance, marketing direction, business strategy and hardware praise have all been highlights for anyone within the Sony camp...
  • Shuttle R6 keyboard and mouse
    Shuttle announces R6 Series Mini PCs for gamers
    Small and powerful are usually two words that don't describe gaming computers, however today Oct. 21, 2013 Shuttle announced two new mini PC's with the lastest fourth-generation Intel processors that'll cover even your most demanding...
  • Data Deduplication
    What is Data Deduplication?
    With massive amounts of data flowing through organizations and taking up valuable storage space, IT departments often have two choices in dealing with the influx: purchase more storage arrays or eliminate unnecessary data. Adding capacity through...
  • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure
    Is a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure the Right Choice for Your Organization?
    You've likely heard a lot of buzz about virtualization and may be thinking of launching a virtual desktop infrastructure across your organization. But, is it the right choice? Below are a few advantages and disadvantages of a virtual desktop...
  • Cost-Effective Data Storage Solutions
    Cost-Effective Data Storage Solutions
    Storing massive amounts of data requires massive amounts of storage space. Fortunately, several cost-effective data storage solutions have evolved in recent years. As with most choices, the perfect solution for you depends on numerous factors such...
  • New Corsair gaming products
    Corsair reveals new PC gaming accessory lineup at PAX Prime
    Today Aug. 30, 2013 Corsair revealed their newest lineup of gaming accessories. The company, which produces high-performance PC gaming hardware, is showcasing five new gaming headsets, a gaming keyboard, and two mouse mats this weekend during PAX...
  • A Guide to Storage Virtualization
    A Guide to Storage Virtualization
    Storage virtualization involves gathering physical storage devices scattered across a network and making them appear as one centrally managed device. For example, imagine an office building with ten network storage devices labeled 1 through 10....
  • Understanding Data Deduplication
    Understanding Data Deduplication
    Data deduplication is a technique used to reduce storage capacity requirements by getting rid of duplicate data. After all, if you have multiple copies of a single file, you really only need to store one version of that file, right? Unfortunately,...
  • The PS4 has matched and surpassed every punch Microsoft has thrown at them.
    PlayStation 4 developers have access to 5.5GB of RAM for game development
    Sony shocked the development community back in February when they announced the PlaySation 4. What was pretty much accepted knowledge of the console housing 4GB of GDDR5 RAM got tossed out the window when Sony announced they they...
  • What is Server Virtualization?
    SQL Server Virtualization Tips
    SQL Server virtualization is becoming more common, but it's not always easy to get it just right. Consider the following SQL Server virtualization tips before you begin.1. Plan, plan, and plan some more. As with most complex projects, your...