Category: Tehnic

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AMD is back?

After almost 2 years of slow but sure decrease in value and almost 2 years since the last full CPU release, AMD has registered a steady rise in the last 3 months. Do you want to know why this has happened? Then, read along. You are in for a fantastic ride. First, let me give you a little bit of background. In year 2014 AMD...

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Inverse Hyper Threading: Explained

Two weeks ago, Intel launched their latest architecture, Skylake. At first nobody knew anything about the architecture as Intel did not released any information, but some documents leaked 2 days ago shows something that the rumor mill calls Inverse Hyper Threading. An interesting technology none the least. Hyper Threading is Intel`s take at simultaneous multithreading or SMT. This allows the OS to allocate two threads...

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Color Depth: Explained

Color depth also known as bit depth is the number of bites used to indicate the color of a single pixel in an image or video. It ranges from 1bit or monochrome to a whopping 48-bit color or 281 trillions of colors. One bit images are known as monochrome images and only show white and black (2 ^ 1), two bit images have also shades...

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HBM: Explained

HBM: Explained Recently AMD launched their first Fiji based Graphics Cards. One of the biggest features of this chip is HBM or High Bandwidth Memory, a new memory technology that promises to solve the problem of ever increasing power usage and form factor of computer memory. It all started in 2008, when AMD began the research and development of HBM. Amongst other things, AMD developed...

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OS X El Capitan: What to expect

As WWDC happened fairly recent, and Windows 10 is still around the corner, I decided to bring you this week some news about the next version of Mac OS X with the version number 10.11 and the codename El Capitan Let`s start from appearance and we will make our way through to the functionality and performance part. This version will sport the same translucent design...

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GPS: Explained

Have you ever wondered how your smartphone can tell your exact position on the globe? The answer is GPS, a space-based satellite navigation system that works in all weather conditions. In 1973 US began the project to overcome the limitation of previous navigation systems, integrating ideas from several predecessors, including a number of engineering design studies from 1960s. The first system used 24 satellites and...

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Thermaltake plagiarizes

Thermal take, a leading brand in DIY PCs market, is accused of copying designs from other brands, with some of the products shown at Computex 2015. Everything started when Thermaltake showed off their “new” case, the Suppressor F51 Chassis, a Fractal Design R5 Rip-off, with an identical design. They did not stop there. They showed off their Commander Fan Controller, with UI ver similar to...

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Android M: Top 5 features

At Google I/O today, Android M was announced as an small update, which will probably materialise into a 5.2 version number. As we expected, there is no exponential change, but rather there are some small refinements that make the experience so much better. 5. Volume Control In previous versions, the volume control was always a little bit wonky, as it lacked the possibility to change...

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Windows 10: What to expect 2.0

After 4 months from my initial article, the pile of rumors about Windows 10 got to the ceiling, so let me walk you through the most important of those. Microsoft Edge If you were a little bit attentive to the news, you would know that Microsoft begun working on a new browser code-named Spartan. Basically, Edge is the branding of that project. What this browser...

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Sliding Social Tab

You just managed to implement your first website and you are ready to spice it up a little bit with some interesting social links, but you don`t know what to do? Fear no more, as this tutorial will teach you how to do this. Let`s start by doing the mark-up. As you can see, we will be using a wrapper div that will contain the...