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Raspberry Pi 3 vs Raspberry Pi 2 – what’s the difference?

March 2, 2016 - 2:18 am in Software

 The originally Raspberry Pi was something of a revelation: a hobbyist’s computer available for very little cash. Its main problem was that it was a little slow, which is something Raspberry Pi fixed with the Pi 2, moving from a single-core CPU to a quad-core…

What’s the difference between Core i3, i5 and i7 processors?

August 29, 2014 - 11:26 am in Software

Although Intel's naming convention is generally a lot better and less confusing than it used to be, it can be difficult to work out exactly which processor…


What You Need to Know About Upgrading Your Laptop’s Hardware

July 13, 2014 - 11:41 am in Articles

Laptops aren’t as easy to upgrade as desktop PCs. In fact, newer laptops are becoming harder to upgrade — but you still may be able to upgrade your…


5 Cooling Solutions to Prevent Your PC From Overheating

July 3, 2014 - 5:29 pm in Gadgets

Computers need cooling to remove the heat their components generate during use. If you’re building your own PC — especially if you’re overclocking it — you’ll need to think about how you’ll cool it. Heat build-up can actually damage your computer’s…


Don’t Be Intimidated: Building Your Own Computer is Easier Than You’d Think

May 4, 2014 - 12:12 pm in Gadgets

Building your own computer is actually pretty simple. Don’t be afraid to dive right in — all you’ll need is a screwdriver, patience, and the ability to follow simple instructions. This process is about building desktop PCs, of course. It’s nowhere…