Tech (139)

MSI MAG274QRF-QD Gaming Monitor Review

MSI has a new gaming monitor with some nice  features, the first of which is alphabet soup,   because this is the MAG274QRF-QD. It’s got a 27 inch 16 by 9 IPS  panel with a 1440p...

JT in Tech 19 November 2020 · 4K · 1 · 1

Thunderbolt 4 vs USB4 vs Thunderbolt 3 - What's Changed?

Intel just released some more information on their new Thunderbolt 4 standard, so if you’re trying to tell the difference between Thunderbolt 3, Thunderbolt 4 and of course, USB4,...

Den W. in Tech 22 July 2020 · 2K · 1

How To Do Roadrunner Email Settings With POP and IMAP?

The Roadrunner (Spectrum) Email Server Settings Just like any other technical thing, the settings for RR are also very systematic. When it comes to the Roadrunner Email Settings,...

joesmithjones78 in Tech 15 July 2021 · 570

Google's Doodle - Pacman 30th Anniversary

On the occasion of the Pacman 30th Anniversary of the classic arcade game, Google has released a Doodle in honor of the Game. This doodle demonstrates the Game's long history and w...

Rosie in Tech 26 April · 542 · 1

Why IS This COOL Toslink Cable Dying?

Of all the technologies that we have right now that suggest we really are living in the future, perhaps nothing sounds more futuristic than the fact that we can transmit data with...

Jacob Enderson in Tech 17 April 2020 · 458 · 1 · 1

The Evolution of PC Cases

I guess you could consider the wooden frame that the abacus came in as the first computer case, but today we're gonna start by talking about the case from the original 1981 IBM PC....

Den W. in Tech 06 July 2021 · 394

What Is a Gallium nitride (GaN) Charger?

Chances are, you don't think a whole lot about the charger you use to power up your phone, your laptop, or electric toothbrush. You plug it in, it clobbers your gadget with electro...

Alex in Tech 27 August 2020 · 369 · 1

Can You Actually Put Your PC In A Fridge?

Heat is the constant nemesis of any computer enthusiast, and between custom water loops, RGB fans and beefy tower-style heat sinks, a massive industry has sprung up around keeping...

Alex in Tech 20 October 2020 · 365

What's With This WEIRD Russian CPU Elbrus?

Not long ago, we did an episode on a line of CPUs that were not made by AMD or Intel, but rather by an AMD-backed Chinese joint venture just for the Chinese market. But these aren'...

Alex in Tech 05 July 2020 · 354 · 1

Why are laptop charger cables not standardized

If you've ever lost your phone charger, you know that while it can be annoying, it's typically not the end of the world, as you can always pop down to the store, grab any cheapo ha...

Alex in Tech 05 September 2020 · 324

Best Touch Screen Monitor 2020 (budget & portable touchscreen)

Just like smartphones and tablets, touch screen monitors allow you to draw, swipe between apps and videos, and zoom in and out with ultra-precision through your fingers. The differ...

Den W. in Tech 10 June 2020 · 292 · 1

Do TVs Suck As Monitors?

Life is full of situations where it makes sense to just take a shortcut, right? I mean, how many of us are guilty of just sticking of vase on top of a scratched table instead of re...

Alex in Tech 04 November 2020 · 155