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First Look at the RaspberryPi 3
23rd July 2017Hardware
Four years after the launch of the first Raspberry Pi, the Raspberry Pi Foundation has just announced the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B. Here is my first look at a Raspberry Pi which I will be using in some upcoming projects.
Visual Guide to RAID Levels
7th December 2015Hardware
RAID, or Redundant Array of Independent Disks, is a method by which multiple hard drives are merged together to create a higher performance system or one with greater data redundancy and protection.
Have You Tried Turning if Off and On Again?
12th December 2013Hardware
If you have ever asked your IT support department to fix a problem you've been having with your computer, chances are they'll ask "Have you tried turning if off and on?"
What is Quantum Computing?
29th August 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
29th July 2012Hardware
The HP ProLiant MicroServer is a general purpose server that provides a platform to organise and safeguard business information, allow effective communication with customers and make the most of existing office equipment and resources.
Unboxing ASUS Transformer Prime TF201
29th July 2012Hardware
The ASUS Transformer Prime TF201 is the mid-range offering in the Android tablet from ASUS and despite its price it still offers a lot more that the competition.
Zalman Notebook Cooler ZM-NC2000 Review
14th July 2012Hardware
Zalman is well known for its cooling products, I have been using them for a number of years now, so when I needed something to keep my laptop cool they were the first company I looked up.
HP Pavilion DV7-6C01EA Laptop Review
24th February 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.