Year after year brings reports of increased malware attacks, and predictions that the future is destined to see more than ever. Such forecasts aren’t just doom and gloom, but instead based in reality. Over the … Read More “More Malevolent Malware in 2014”
Despite ever-plunging per-gigabyte prices, storage device manufacturers are reporting banner profits each year. A huge part of the success comes from, of course, the storage device industry’s continual (and successful) adaptation of the hard disk … Read More “Can Storage Device Manufacturers Keep Up?”
Not only are solid state drives, or SSDs, significantly faster than traditional hard disk drives (HDDs), but, since they have no moving parts, SSDs are also more reliable. To find out just how durable the … Read More “Solid State Drives, SSDs, Outlast Their PC Hosts”
Perhaps we’re getting too used to big tech companies collecting, using, and often distributing information about us without our permission.
Invasions of our privacy have become commonplace, and, for the most part, we tolerate them. … Read More “Windows 10 Tech Preview is Snooping in on You”
Recently, Intel released new drivers for its Intel HD, Iris, and Iris Pro integrated graphics chips.
To test the company’s claims of improved performance, we downloaded the new drivers, and installed them on a laptop … Read More “New Intel HD Graphics, Iris, Iris Pro Drivers Tested”