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My Ultrabook Buying Experience – Taking the Road Less Travelled


Buying a new computer can be a very exciting experience, but it can also be incredibly frustrating and gut-wrenching when you’re not really sure which way to turn. It also doesn’t help if you happen to be tighter on funds–either by personality or by circumstance–but you know that you’ll be happier when you finally have that new computer in your …

LANcouver 2012 – The ANTEC PC Build Ambush (Video)


LAN events always have some great non-gaming activities for everyone to take part in and LANcouver 2012 offered a few really great ones. One of the things we wanted to do was a PC building demonstration that had two people, with the help of a coach, rebuild their PCs into new cases. A case swap competition if you will. While …

The Futurelooks Buyer’s Guide to Notebook Cooling Stands and Cooling Pads

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Many people are either moving away from their desktop PCs and embracing the mobile lifestyle with a suitable notebook PC or they are supplementing their desktops with a laptop. In either case, it’s important to invest in a proper notebook cooler. This can keep the temperature down and the performance up on today’s high performance machines.

You might remember the …