For the time being, most of us probably still have a few pieces of physical media somewhere in storage boxes lying around the house, although most of the media we consume comes from digital sources. The media we still own dates from times when it was still the major form of media consumptions we had […]
All in one touchscreen computers are becoming more and more popular among gadget enthusiasts, private consumers and computer experts alike because of their unique feel and ease of use. Indeed, few things can be easier to use than a good all in one touchscreen provided that the computer’s components are of high quality. To help you choose […]
Today we will share with you a list of the current top 10 options for a laptop tablet hybrid with a full version of Windows 8 or 7. Why the specific interest in a Windows 8 laptop tablet hybrid, you may ask. Well, to start with, it’s safe to say that pretty much everyone was […]
When it comes to presenting to students, you may encounter a lot of challenges. Whether you’re dealing with young students or adult students, keeping them engaged and interested in what you have to say can definitely be very difficult. But with the right tools and techniques, you can actually make every teaching experience a fun […]
The digital video recorder, more popularly known as the DVR, has been around for quite some time now. When DVRs hit the market, they gave users the freedom to record video without having to be bound by physical media such as VCRs (remember those?). However, they also carry several constraints which can be rather difficult […]
In today’s How to Guide, we take a look at the professional manufacturing processes involved in making Blu-ray discs and Blu-ray players. In other words: How to make Blu-ray players and discs. These days, making a Blu-ray player/media PC at home isn’t all that difficult, especially if you have previous knowledge of assembling homemade PC’s. […]
According to VentureBeat and several other major media outlets, cold storage is certainly gaining momentum. But how does one define it? Rather simply put, it’s a method operation of a data backup system, used specifically for inactive data, where the trade-off is made between storage capacities and response times for retrieving data.
Part 2 of the retrospective piece furthers the discussion started by the original article, “Blu Ray Wins” by further examining the how and why the blu ray format beat out its competition. Furthermore, this article examines what could have been had HD DVD emerged as the victor.
Why should you spend your hard-earned money on external hard drives? Here’s five reasons you should—and five reasons you should not. External Hard Drives—The Cons Let’s start with the bad news about external hard drives. Security breech 1. External hard drives weaken your security. It’s easier to steal external hard drives than it is to […]