PC hardware from a few years ago? Relics of another era. How about a decade old? You might as well be talking about fossilised remains. Yet, people still happily run gear such as Intel's venerable Q6600, one of the company's more overclockable quad-core chips, under the belief that it's "good enough". The benchmarks, however, tell a very different story.
Many old computers sit around gathering dust because owners are too lazy to clear everything off them, so they can finally be sold or recycled. But the task is actually much easier than you might think. Here's how to get an old desktop or laptop ready to move out of your home.
Maybe you picked up a Raspberry Pi for the holidays, or you've been sitting on one of the super versatile, palm-sized computers for a while now. If you've been wondering how to get started with yours, or what you could build that's worthwhile, here are ten great ideas.
Photoshop is the premier imaging software on the market, and it’s a skill many employers value in job candidates. That’s why picking up the Become a Photoshop Pro Bundle is a smart move, thanks to its 22 hours of top-notch Photoshop training.
We previously saw strong signs that Microsoft was working on a "game mode" for Windows 10, but it wasn't exactly clear what that mode would do. Microsoft has since provided some details, via platform engineering head Mike Ybarra.
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From robotics to medicine and even self-driving cars, machine learning is playing a big role in today’s scientific breakthroughs. And with the Machine Learning & AI for Business Bundle, you can hone your skills to help pioneer the next wave of AI tech.
In front of thousands, the pitch sounded good. Bring PC gaming to the hundreds of millions who can't, or haven't experienced it before. It's a sensible, reasonable goal for a publicly listed company like NVIDIA to aim at. And the idea of putting a gaming PC in the cloud has a certain logic to it.
Problem is, we've been here before. It didn't work. And even if the streaming technology was sound, it still wouldn't work for Australians.
In the wake of recent cyberattacks on Sony and even during the U.S. presidential election, it’s clear that cybercriminals can deal crushing blows to virtually anyone. So, it’s no wonder why demand is skyrocketing for cybersecurity experts, and you can join their ranks with the Comprehensive Cyber Threat Analysis training bundle.
We had a close look at Dell's new "2-in-1" 13-inch XPS notebook a few days ago. It's mostly the same as Dell's standard XPS 13, with the biggest difference being its ability to become a tablet. Previously, only US pricing was available, but now the product is up on Dell's Australian site and well, the mark-up isn't pretty.