Archive for the 'Computer' Category

06 Mar

MSI R9 290X Lightning Graphics Card

This graphic card will cost me at least $1000 after shipping and it was many years ago, and I was still gaming big time, I wouldn’t hesitate to get it and go ga-ga over it.  But at this point of time, since I’m more into console games, I just read over the review and check [...]

04 Mar

Portable Router

Great news to a lot of people out there who travels or needs a wifi connection back on the go. This my friend is the first portable router and charger  from D – Link for sale now.  So for those of you who needs to have a wifi hotspot immediately while you are on the [...]

10 Jan

Inside A Dirty Computer

Sometimes, a customer would walk into our store and tell us they don’t know why their computer keeps shutting off or why it’s not working correctly.  Well, when you have a computer that is only 2 years old and looking this way, you bet your computer ain’t going to be working right.  And yes, we [...]

28 Feb

Windows 8 Review

So I finally managed to get a chance to test out Windows 8 for a customer had brought his laptop in for reformatting and it had Windows 8 on it.  What do I think of it? Very different from the other OS that I’ve used thus far. You noticed immediately that the interface is totally [...]

22 Feb

Scrabble On Facebook

Although Scrabble on Facebook isn’t new to FB users, I just started getting into it of late and I’m pretty much a Scrabble hound right now.  Love the game and it’s really intriguing – you can play with your friends or any random person online.  Free on FB, you can play it on your computer [...]

19 Feb

DIY Business Savings

  When you are a small business owner, you try to save in any way you can but there are just some things you cannot save money on – because the partner insisted on professional envelopes for the store.  Lucky for him, I’m so internet savvy and found a cheap envelope printing  place where we [...]

01 Dec

Tardis Computer Case

Unique but very expensive for my liking and they don’t sell the cases alone – you will have to buy the entire system with the case – it seems.  Starting at $1500 – I think one can get a better computer somewhere else but if you must have the case – you will have to [...]

10 Nov

Computer Repairs

You will be surprised at how many computers I come across at our small store for repair because of viruses and spyware.  These days people download stuff so much, they don’t even know that some sites are not reliable and without a good  anti spyware  or a anti-virus protection, one can easily infect your computer [...]

18 Sep

Saving Office Space

We have a very small store and not enough space but our location is so good we don’t want to move anytime soon and since I do repair computers regularly, I think I might just take a page from the doctor’s office and buy some  cpu cart   so that I can repair more than one [...]

05 Jun

Use FireFox People!

So I have a customer who came in wanting to watch Netflix but can’t because it was so choppy.  The internet company gave him the run around, Netflix couldn’t figure out why  for months – so he was ready to chop the computer into pieces.  Brought it in for us to take a look at [...]

02 Jun

Nokia Fights Back At Google

Good for Nokia for fighting back !  Google just wants to have their say in everything don’t they! Google already controls like 95% of mobile search and ad advertising – so what else do they want?  I hope Nokia don’t back down on this ! Why should Google be the only one making all the [...]

13 May

Touch Screen Mouse

By logitech and at $89 new – this is an unusually sensitive mouse that lets you scroll and swipe using only your fingers.  You can use it in almost any surface and it will still move flawlessly.   It’s pretty sleek looking if you asked me and it is wireless as you can see in this [...]

10 May

Windows 8

Just the other day someone had asked me if I had tried the Windows 8 trial version but I didn’t know that there was a trial version for consumers to try.  But I guess you have to have an insider according to what I understand.  But it is Microsoft and one is to expect better [...]

19 Apr

Curved Monitor

The curved monitor isn’t new actually – I had seen it in a review sometime in 2009 but for those die hard gamers out there who has $6500 to spare – this curved monitor is for sale.  43″ Ostendo CRVD is said to be the first for commercial use and has a resoluation of 2800 [...]