The Seven Things I Hate About Windows 8

I have been running Windows 8 as my primary operating system for quite a few months now and I have had mixed feelings over it. There are a number of new features that I absolutely love, like the new task manager and lock screen. However, there are a few things that I think need to…

Five Things That Ruin FPS Games

I am a big fan of first-person shooters (FPS) and thoroughly enjoy playing them. But there are certain aspects of FPS gaming that I have come to really despise. Over the years, I have grown accustomed to the things that ruin FPS gaming because they simply cannot be completely eliminated, but I have come across…

Raspberry Pi: Will You Take a Byte?

As one of the most unique and exciting products to be released this year, the Raspberry Pi has certainly gained a lot of interest. While the original purpose for the development of the Raspberry Pi was to provide an affordable device for British kids to learn about computer programming, it has now become so popular…

Five Reasons to Shop Online

Online shopping has grown in popularity over the years due to its various advantages and benefits over traditional shopping at brick and mortar establishments. Matt Ryan’s recent LockerGnome article about pushy salespeople exposes a major disadvantage in shopping at conventional stores, particularly ones that specialize in technology. We all know the frustration and annoyance felt…

Diablo III: 12 Years In The Making

For the benefit of those who haven’t played Diablo or Diablo II, Diablo III is an action-packed role-playing game that combines elements of the hack and slash genre. The highly anticipated release of Diablo III is imminent. It has been twelve years since Diablo II was released, yet to this day there are still people…

Five Reasons to Switch to a Hybrid Car

With rising fuel costs and concerns for the environment as high as ever, the time has never been more right to switch to a hybrid car. Hybrid vehicles are powered with a combination of gas and electricity to reduce fuel consumption and limit emissions. Through the use of electricity, hybrids significantly reduce the amount of…

Email Marketing with MailChimp: the Good and the Bad

MailChimp is an email marketing service that enables users to create email newsletter campaigns for their business. That’s not all though, as MailChimp offers a range of other services including announcement tools and bulk email plans. MailChimp comes with many unique and easy-to-use features, which we’ll be taking a look at in this review. Features…

The Evolution of Video Game Consoles

Console gaming has been around for a long time. At one stage, the future of video game consoles looked uncertain, but it has continued to advance and offer new features and games for the masses to enjoy. The first console was developed 45 years ago and, since then, console gaming has evolved to the stage…

Steam: the Savior of PC Gaming?

There is no shortage of people who believe that the PC game market is dying. The debate over whether consoles have killed computer gaming has been going on for too long now and it’s about time we accept the fact that PC gaming is here to stay. That’s not to say that the PC gaming…