Category Archives: HardWare

The quickest, simplest way to speed up an old, tired PC

It’s a fact of life that PCs get slower and more sluggish over time, as we expect aging hardware to rise to the challenges of newer operating systems and applications. But eventually, PCs get to the point where they need … Continue reading

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McGill university researchers develop self charging batteries powered by ambient light

Scientists are developing new self-charging batteries that harvest energy from light and could put an end to our smartphone recharging woes. Lithium-ion batteries have allowed the rapid proliferation of mobile devices such as phones, tablets and computers. These tools however … Continue reading

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The Nokia 3310 has officially been unveiled and it comes with Snake, in colour

Our prayers have at last been answered. The venerable Nokia 3310 has been reborn in the modern age and yes, it comes with Snake! Announced at the end of Nokia‚Äôs press event at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) event in … Continue reading

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Nokia 3310 Reboot…

Here are five things that could make the classic phone usable in 2017.   There are strong rumours which indicate that HMD Global, the current licensee of the Nokia brand, will resurrect the Nokia 3310 at MWC 2017, alongside the … Continue reading

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Things You Didn’t Know About Hard Drives.

All of our computers, big and small, have hard drives of some type and most of us know that it’s the piece of hardware that stores our software, music, videos, and even our operating systems. Beyond that, though, there are … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s fix for Windows 10 update cutting off internet? ‘Restart your machine’

Microsoft is looking into reports that some Windows 10 and 8 users are having trouble getting online following a recent update. Microsoft is investigating reports that a recent Windows update is stopping some PCs from connecting to the internet. A … Continue reading

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What Does This Symbol On Every Power Button Mean

Just see it for the last time because after reading further you’ll never see it this way ever again. See the symbol once again. Do you see an ‘I’ and ‘O’ sign? Does this broken circle with a line inside … Continue reading

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