QacQoc USB-C dock – you would be quackers not to buy it (review)

February 7, 2018

QacQoc is a Chinese company that makes quality connectors, docks and adaptors. Shame about the name!

Review: Logitech MX Sound Premium Bluetooth Speakers

February 5, 2018

For many years I regarded “computer speakers” with derision. The whippersnappers amongst you readers may not realise it, but the now ubiquitous IBM-compatible personal computer

The Commodore C64 is back – well sort of

February 2, 2018

Aussie based Five Star Games has announced the resurrection of the C64 – a working half-scale version of the best-selling computer of the 80s.

Samsung 860 PRO and EVO SSD (fast review)

January 30, 2018

Samsung is a global leader in V-NAND memory technology and has released the updated 860 PRO and EVO SSD (solid state disks). They are fast.

Micron Enterprise class SATA SSD up to 7.68TB

January 24, 2018

Micron Technology has launched the Micron 5200 series of SATA solid state drives (SSDs) built on its new 64-layer 3D NAND technology.

Samsung makes its EVO SSD even faster

January 24, 2018

Samsung’s latest 64-layer V-NAND combined with an LPDDR4 buffer and new MJX controller enable the new 860 PRO to deliver up to 550/530 MB/s read/write

You never know when you need a Beetle (review)

January 22, 2018

No, I am not talking about a V-Dub or an annoying flying insect, but Audioquest’s Beetle – an Optical-Bluetooth-USB, Digital-to-Analog Converter (DAC).

Kogan Altas – a cheap 13.3” convertible notebook

January 18, 2018

Kogan has announced a low-cost 360° convertible notebook at A$399 (pre-orders only).

Crucial MX500, 2nd Generation SSD (review)

January 16, 2018

Crucial has released a new SSD (solid state storage drive) using its 2nd generation Micron 64-layer, 3D TCL NAND. It is fast – very fast.

CES 2018 – that’s a wrap

January 15, 2018

The Consumer Electronics Show is over for another year – was it a boom or bust year?

Dell passionate about expanding the boundaries of what is possible at CES 2018

January 12, 2018

Dell unveiled a suite of new products and software to help address the myriad ways people play and work. Dell also highlighted some of the

Intel inside takes on wider meaning at CES 2018

January 11, 2018

Intel is a behemoth – the 1000-pound Gorilla inside IT hardware running on the majority of PCs, tablets, servers, a lot of IoT, and now

ASUS and the art of Zen at CES 2018

January 11, 2018

Taiwanese computer maker ASUS showed off its latest offerings at CES 2018 including a new ZenBook 13, X507 15.6” laptop, two All-in-one PCs, and the

Lenovo launches 2018 models at CES 2018

January 10, 2018

Lenovo launched what is arguably now one of the largest range of laptops, desktops, tablets and peripherals at CES 2018.

SSD speed is crucial, says Crucial

January 10, 2018

Crucial, a leading global brand of memory and storage upgrades has launched the Crucial MX500 SSD with sequential reads/writes up to 560/510 MB/s and random reads/writes up to

HP’s next-generation PCs at CES 2018

January 9, 2018

HP used CES 2017 to unveil the long-anticipated 15.6” Spectre x360 – arguably the world’s first and fastest Windows 10 convertible with an option of