Author: James

Two Way Radio – Walking the Talk in Wireless Communications

Hands up if you had a walkie talkie toy as a child? For those of us old enough to remember a time before mobile phones, there was still something magical about being able to talk to someone out in the garden, or even as we moved around, without wires! Those technologically innocent days may be behind us, but – to give them their real name – two way radios are still going strong. Indeed, for industrial and business purposes, better than ever, with the global market in two way radios expected to double to $15bn by 2020. Not bad...

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Technology That Revolutionized Shopping Experience

Technology has penetrated every aspect of our modern life. From learning and education to entertainment to shopping and banking to serious occupations like war and battlefields, technology changed the way we live and die. But few facets of our modern life experienced the biggest change like the shopping. Technology in the past two decades practically revolutionized shopping experience. Though mobile and handheld devices have been in the centre of this change, there have been lots of developments like the wearable, augmented reality, virtual reality, machine learning, artificial intelligence beacons and other localization technologies. Let us have look at the...

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AMD unveils Ryzen CPUs. Claims Intel beating performance.

AMD has officially announced the retail branding for its upcoming Zen architecture processors. AMD claims the Zen architecture behind Ryzen will offer a 40 percent increase in instructions per clock (IPC). ‘The Zen core at the heart of our Ryzen processors is the result of focused execution and thousands of engineering hours designing and delivering a next-level experience for high-end PC and workstation users,‘ claimed AMD’s president and chief executive Lisa Su at the event. ‘Ryzen processors with SenseMI technology represent the bold and determined spirit of innovation that drives everything we do at AMD.‘ SenseMI, something AMD has...

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Win a Logitech G610 Mechanical Keyboard and Logitech Pro Gaming Mouse

I reviewed the G610 and Pro gaming mouse back in July. Both are fantastic gaming peripherals from Logitech. I was particularly enamoured with the G610 as it was my first mechanical keyboard. Typing on it is just lovely. If you would like a chance to win both of these then enter below via Gleam. I will do my best to get the items to the winner between Christmas and New Year so you have something fun to play with during the Christmas break.   Win a Logitech G610 Mechanical Keyboard and Logitech Pro Gaming Mouse Click to share on...

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Acer Spin 7 Brings Life Full Swing with Extreme Portability and Versatility

This post is sponsored by Acer.  Acer recently launched their new Spin 7 convertible Windows notebook that offers extreme portability and versatility, hoping to appeal to a wide range of consumers from working professionals to students. The Spin 7 is ultra-portable weighing in at just 1.2 KGs while being just over 1cm thick. It manages to squeeze a 14-inch display into a chassis size that is typically used for 13-inch notebooks. The display is full HD touchscreen and uses Corning Gorilla Glass to help prevent damage. The ultra-light and portable size doesn’t mean you lose out on performance, though....

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