Author: James

8 Most Anticipated PC Games for 2016

1. No Man’s Sky No Man’s Sky is an upcoming adventure survival video game developed and published by the indie studio Hello Games. It is due for release in August on both the PC and PS4. No Man’s Sky’s is a huge open universe first person game based on exploration, survival, combat and trading. The entire universe is procedurally generated which means the game can fit in over 18 quintillion (1.8×1019) planets many with their own set of flora and fauna. It is possibly the most ambitious and unique game on the list and I can’t wait. Though I...

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Posturite Penclic Mouse R2 Wireless Ergonomic Mouse

As much as a love a good gaming mouse, they are not suitable for everyone. The Penclic range from Posturite is a complete rethink of the way mice are shaped and held. Adapting a more pen-like design it aims to be a more natural fit which in turn will reduce RSI (repetitive strain injury) and offer more precise control over your cursor. In reality it is sort of a hybrid design between pen and mouse, the pen section is a freely swinging arm that is connected to a base, you then push this around the mouse mat as you...

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Video Conferencing Does More Than Eliminate Travel Time

Video conferencing has become a pretty common term lately. To many, it still evokes images of obtuse, expensive communications systems, housed in a dedicated room with large flat screens. In reality, an upsurge in conferencing within the fields of tech and the IT department of every major and minor company has been long overdue. For years now, free voice-over IP services have helped families put together calls over continental distances, aiding couples in long-distance relationships and helping friends stay in touch years after they’ve walked their own separate paths. While these free services do just fine for the casual...

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How Smartphones Changed the Way we Play Online

Back when I was a youngster, online games were nothing but clumsy Flash animations with limited interactivity. I’ve witnessed Flash become a viable tool for browser game development, and online games evolve from low-quality sprites and choppy animations to amazing pieces of software. Then, in the late 2000s, things have changed. There was a new platform on the rise, thanks to the emerging popularity of smartphones – and their lack of support for Flash. HTML5 has arrived, and has changed things for good. Real money gaming was the most affected I think online casinos were the ones to benefit...

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SunGod Custom Classics Sunglasses Review

Sunglasses are not really the most gadgety of things to be reviewing, but with the weather recently (which seems to have passed) venturing outside has almost always required them. I am not a massive sunglasses fan, mainly because I always forget to put them on or lose them. I am always tempted to get some Ray-Ban Wayfarers, but at £90+ it is a bit steep for me. SunGod Classics are a more affordable option with arguably better features. Pricing starts at £45 and each pair is custom made, and then sent out the next day. By custom made, I mean...

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