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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…