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Performance: OS X Yosemite vs Windows 8.1

Some time ago, when I had Yosemite installed on my computer I saw some decrease in performance in some games. First I thought that it was just a feeling and I ignored that, but recently it stroke me again as I was reading a post from some forum, and decided that I shall do some test, at least to have a peace of mind. The...

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Water Cooling : Explained! – Closed Loops

AIOs or Closed Loop Systems as they are also called, are the entry level segment of the whole water-cooling thing. This makes them really cheap in comparison to custom loops, but there are some downsides that you need to take into consideration when you are making up your mind about acquiring one product in this range. But first of all, let`s talk about the basics...

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Water Cooling: Explained!

Recently, I`ve been asked by one friend what is water cooling and why it`s such a big fuss around it. This question has flicked some switches inside my head, and decided to write an article about this subject. As it is a fairly big subject, this article will stretch among 3 parts. This one will be a shorter one, because, I`ll cover all the generalities,...

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CloverEFI: The future of Hackintosh!

Last week, I tried to update my hackintosh to the latest version of OSX. It soon became a big pain, because a lot of thing`s weren`t working right. After a game of trial and error, I finally got everything working except the audio. I tried like 20 kext for my chipset, and none were working. So I decided to re-do a fresh install and get...

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Windows 10: Explained

Yesterday, The 30th of September, Microsoft held a big developer event, at which they talked about the next version of Windows. They prepared us a little bit of a surprise, and also they showed us a lot of features that we were waiting for a long time. So without any further of due, here are my thoughts about the upcoming version of windows. I said...

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DDR4: Explained

This week we are talking about the latest iteration of the Double Data Rate type of memory. The subjects we will be discussing this week are: Why DDR4 is better than previous iteration? What are the prices of the new generation? The latest generation of DDR is bringing as always a reduction in voltage that runs through the chips, which translates directly into a significantly...

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Moto 360: A watch to rule them all

This week we are talking about the new smartwatch from our friends over at Motorola. We will be talking about the price and all the stuff that was rumored and confirmed as true facts. I`ll boot this post by saying that, the Moto 360 is not only Motorola`s round display wearable, but it`s also the artillery in the war between Android Wearables and Apple`s (currently...

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LGA 2011-3 : Explained

This week, as I promised, we are talking about the new revision of the 2011 socket. To be exact the third one. We will be talking about backwards compatibility and what this particular revision brings new to the table. Firstly I want to say that unfortunately this revision denies any backwards compatibility idea. Yes, it has the same number of pins and it is the...

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6 Core: The next-gen mainstream?

This week we are talking about the Haswell-E platform. Normally I`ll talk about the new things that are going to be brought to the table, but now it`s another thing that is really exciting.   I`ll start this post by saying that there will be a new variant of the LGA 2011 socket and the old motherboards won`t work at all with the new CPU`s....

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Watch Dogs: Review

This week, we are taking a look at the latest game from our friends over at Ubisoft, and we got a lot to discuss. I`ll start by talking about the gameplay, than we will go further towards graphics, car selection and so on. So… The gameplay was very good with some inconsistencies, but in general it was really good. The only things that I liked...