Archive for June, 2011

What Is An APU?: AMD’s Fusion E-350 Vs Intel’s Atom D525

What Is An APU?: AMDs Fusion E-350 Vs Intels Atom D525

Have hope AMD faithfuls. AMD is looking to bring serious competition to Intels Atom & Ion platform with their latest Fusion Technology. Many people dont want to admit it but the netbook market is expanding. They are not dying despite what some people think. While Intel dominated the first generation of netbooks with their single [...]

Buyer’s Guide: 5 Things To Keep In Mind When Purchasing A Netbook

Buyers Guide: 5 Things To Keep In Mind When Purchasing A Netbook

Buying a netbook as a secondary machine can be extremely beneficial to your everyday task. With technology improving and becoming moreВ affordable, netbooks are starting to feel like a must have. If youve been following the articles Ive written, then you must know by now that Im searching for a netbook to help with my basic [...]

Do You Really Need A Powerful Netbook?

Do You Really Need A Powerful Netbook?

When netbooks came out a few years ago, many people criticized them for being under-powered and expensive. Netbooks have carved itself a nice niche market but some people still dont understand the appeal. Why would you pay $300 for an mini-laptop when you can get an entry-level laptop for a little more? You would get [...]

How Are Canon’s FD Lenses On An EF-S Mount?

How Are Canons FD Lenses On An EF-S Mount?

Lets face it, owning the top of the line DSLR would be pointless if you didnt intend to invest in some quality glass. However, you might be surprised to find out that many FD lenses are those quality glass I speak of. I own the Canon 60d, and while I do want to invest in [...]

Cox Communications Goes Wireless: Smartphone Plan Overview

Cox Communications Goes Wireless: Smartphone Plan Overview

Cox Communications is well-known in my local area as a reliable cable, phone, and internet provider. They offer their services at a fairlyВ competitiveВ price with bundled discounts. Cox has decided to follow in Verizons footprint and serve their customers with wireless phone service. This sounds great. More competition should mean lower prices for customers, right? Thats [...]

Switching From QWERTY to Dvorak: My Experience After 3 Months

Has it really been 3 months since I made the switch from QWERTY to Dvorak? Time flies when your typing. Where do I begin? First off, I would like to say that I am very happy making the switch. I was never a fast QWERTY typist. I was a hunt-and-peck typist on QWERTY and I [...]