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Heavy Gear   |    April 01, 2015

Intel NUC

If you’ve been intrigued by NUC kits in the past but wanted more power for gaming, home theater, content creation, and myriads of other computing tasks, your NUC is here.

Intel Americas Inc.
Phone: (408) 765-8080

General Content

Front Side   |    April 01, 2015

What's Happening

News, product release information, and stats from the tech industry.

Front Side   |    April 01, 2015

Digital Economy

A current snapshot of the world of technology and the tech jobs market.

Heavy Gear   |    April 01, 2015

Supermicro S5 Mid-Tower

In short, the Supermicro S5 is an attractive mid-tower with a flexible interior that will accommodate all kinds of PC builds.

Super Micro Computer, Inc.
Phone: (408) 503-8000
Heavy Gear   |    April 01, 2015

The 1080p Gaming Powerhouse

The GeForce GTX 960, no matter what form it takes, has a lot to offer gamers without deep pockets.

Heavy Gear   |    April 01, 2015

Tt eSPORTS VENTUS X

We play-tested this mouse alongside a gaming mouse from another major brand, and the VENTUS X acquitted itself admirably.

Heavy Gear   |    April 01, 2015

GIGABYTE GA-X99-SOC Champion

At $300, the GA-X99-SOC Champion is quite a value for overclockers.

Hard Hat Area   |    April 01, 2015

State-Of-The-Art Standards

With DisplayPort 1.2a-compliant hardware available, gamers finally have a compelling reason to consider an upgrade.

Hard Hat Area   |    April 01, 2015

3.1 On Board, Baby

MSI Channel Marketing Manager David Chang spent some time talking to us about the new lineup and the Z97A GAMING 6 in particular.

MSI Computer Corp
Phone: (626) 913-0828
Hard Hat Area   |    April 01, 2015

Mad Reader Mod

This month marks just the second time in the history of “Mad Reader Mod” that our winner has appeared here for the fourth time.

Hard Hat Area   |    April 01, 2015

PDXLAN 25

During our four-day stay, we conducted a mod contest, signed up new subscribers, talked tech, and got our game on.

Hard Hat Area   |    April 01, 2015

Intel LANFest 2015

Read on for a quick recap of each event and a look at some of the PC mods that turned out to strut their stuff.

Hard Hat Area   |    April 01, 2015

GIGABYTE WATERFORCE

This is one of the best ways to get your hands wet with liquid-cooled 3-way SLI.

Hard Hat Area   |    April 01, 2015

Lithium-Ion Leadership

Instead of making extra batteries, why not simply make a better battery? This is the notion driving SolidEnergy Systems, a small startup located on the outskirts of Boston in Waltham, Mass.

Hard Hat Area   |    April 01, 2015

Stick Market Tips

Whether you’re building a brand-new system or upgrading your current machine, you can’t forget about the memory. With our buying advice, you should wind up with the best kit for the cash you have.

Hard Hat Area   |    April 01, 2015

Intel LANFest 2015

Read on for a quick recap of each event and a look at some of the PC mods that turned out to strut their stuff.

Loading Zone   |    April 01, 2015

Software Tips & Projects

Using a system image is the fastest way to recover from a software, hard drive, or SSD failure, and it’s a favorite troubleshooting option for IT professionals, PC builders, and enthusiasts alike.

Loading Zone   |    April 01, 2015

Up To Speed

This month, we found some helpful updates for FotoSketcher, Foxit Reader, Firefox, and Sandboxie, as well as new versions of CPU-Z and CCleaner that better support use with Microsoft’s Windows 10 Technical Preview. In our Driver Bay section, there’s big n

Loading Zone   |    April 01, 2015

The Bleeding Edge Of Software

The Memento beta is available for PCs running Windows 7/8/8.1. Autodesk recommends a system with 12GB of memory, a multicore processor, and a graphics card with at least 2GB of VRAM. Creating 3D models has never been so easy.

Digital Living   |    April 01, 2015

LAN Party Listings

Would you like us to help promote your next LAN? Give us a call at 1.800.733.3809. We’ll be glad to consider your event!

Digital Living   |    April 01, 2015

Cable À La Carte

The new wave of virtual cable options fill a huge need for cord cutters. No longer is Internet TV limited to catch-up viewing options for network TV and movies that have long been rentable.

Digital Living   |    April 01, 2015

Ethical Hacking 101

Moving into the world of ethical hacking all starts with certifications. Most businesses looking for someone to test network and computer security want to ensure you have bona fide technical capabilities. If you want help attaining those accreditations, y

Back Door   |    April 01, 2015

Q&A With Shannon Robb

Over time we have found that the 4.5g weights offer sufficient steps to allow gamers to get the exact feel they want.