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NEC 23 Inch MultiSync EX231W

Jan 5th, 2011 | By Simon | Category: Monitor, NEC, Reviews
A good quality monitor is something you’ll probably have longer than the life of your computer. I know my 24″ screen has survived two complete system upgrades. This makes it ever so important that the monitor you buy is one that meets your performance needs and has a low total ownership cost.

NEC MultiSync Series Turns 25 and Tops 40 Million Monitors Shipped

Nov 30th, 2010 | By Simon | Category: News
CHICAGO – November 30, 2010 – NEC Display Solutions of America, a leading provider of commercial LCD display and projector solutions, announced today the 25th anniversary of its award-winning MultiSync® monitor brand. Millions of computer users – from graphic designers to medical technicians, business professionals and financial traders to consumers – have benefited from NEC [...]

NEC Expands PA Series with 23-Inch Graphics Monitor

Oct 28th, 2010 | By Simon | Category: News
CHICAGO – October 28, 2010 – NEC Display Solutions of America, a leading provider of commercial LCD display and projector solutions, announced today the new MultiSync® PA231W, a 23-inch professional graphics monitor designed specifically for photographers and users working in color-critical applications. The MultiSync PA231W offers users enhanced connectivity, including DisplayPort, two DVI-D inputs, VGA [...]

NEC Introduces Ultra Slim LED-Backlit Desktop Monitor Series

Oct 18th, 2010 | By Simon | Category: News
MultiSync EX Series Delivers Superior Performance with Less Power, Lighter Weight and Thinner Design CHICAGO – October 18, 2010 – NEC Display Solutions of America, a leading provider of commercial LCD display and projector solutions, announced today the new MultiSync® EX Series ideal for corporate users looking for increased productivity and sleek aesthetics. The introduction [...]

Thecus NVR are Chock-Full of Features

Oct 4th, 2010 | By Simon | Category: News
10/04/2010- The world has been digital for quite some time now, and as technology develops and gets more advanced, customer’s needs become more and more sophisticated. The Network Video Recorder industry has experienced a parallel evolution and Thecus has been at the forefront of this movement. It is more and more important for companies to [...]

Logitech Wireless Mouse M305

Sep 23rd, 2010 | By Simon | Category: Logitech, Mice, Reviews
A mouse as simple as it may sound is a key component to any work station. If you don’t play games you’ll want something that suits your style and budget. The 5000dpi and forty programmable buttons is not something you need. The Logitech Wireless Mouse M305 will be more up your alley.

Lite-On iHBS112 12X Blu-ray Disc Writer

Aug 26th, 2010 | By Simon | Category: Liteon, Optical Drives, Reviews
Blu-Ray burners are starting to reach many home users looking to backup massive amounts of data or make copies of movies without compromising any level of quality. When it comes to bulk burner, speed is important. With the lowest price in the market, Lite-On has you covered with the iHBS112.

SmartFish Announces Availability of ErgoMotion Mouse

Aug 25th, 2010 | By Simon | Category: News
Englewood, NJ – August 25, 2010 – SmartFish Technologies is proud to announce the immediate availability of the ErgoMotion Mouse to consumers nationwide. This is the first laser mouse ever to feature a patented swivel mechanism that promotes a fluid movement, allowing the mouse to intuitively adapt to the user’s hand position. Smartfish’s award-winning ErgoMotion [...]

OCZ 60GB Agility 2 SATA II SSD

Aug 21st, 2010 | By Simon | Category: Flash Media, OCZ, Reviews, Storage
Nothing beats putting together a new computer and having the best available technology in it. For hard drives that can only mean going Solid State. Today, we feature OCZ’s latest SSD: the Agility 2. It’s the successor to the Agility and it packs a huge punch.

ATEN VM0404H HDMI Matrix Switch

Aug 12th, 2010 | By Simon | Category: ATEN, Reviews, Video
The ATEN VM0404H is definitely a mouthful but call it what you want, this is the switch to have for all home theatre enthusiasts. With a click of a button you can cycle four different HDMI inputs amongst four different HDMI outputs. The VM0404H is quick to setup and incredibly easy to use.

Synology DiskStation DS210+ Network Storage Server

Aug 9th, 2010 | By Simon | Category: Network Attached Storage, Reviews, Synology
Storage space is becoming incredibly affordable but it doesn’t make sense to have three computers on just to share a few different files. With the Synology DS210+ you’ll be able to share the information across without impacting performance. Read on to see what else the DS210+ has to offer.

Samsung 46″ Series 5 LED TV 46C5000

Aug 3rd, 2010 | By Simon | Category: Reviews, Samsung, TV
After the movies like Avatar, TV manufacturers really pushed the idea of bringing 3D display to homes. However, not everyone needs new and expensive technology. Sometimes we need to go back to the basic and make sure it works flawlessly. Today, we have the 46C5000, a simple and elegant TV for the den.

Thecus® Networked Video Recording Solutions

Jul 27th, 2010 | By Simon | Category: News
07/26/2010 – Today, Thecus® Technology, a leader in digital storage solutions, is proud to announce a completely new lineup of Thecus® Networked Video Recording (NVR) systems. Engineered to deliver lightning-quick performance, robust features and massive storage capacity, Thecus® NVR systems are the number one choice for users who require a powerful yet flexible video recording [...]

New PX-B120U USB-Powered BD ROM

Jul 26th, 2010 | By Simon | Category: News
(Fremont, CA – July 20, 2010) – Plextor (, a leading brand of high-performance digital media solutions, announces the new PX-B120U external BD-ROM. The PX-B120U was first introduced at Computex in Taipei, Taiwan in June and is now available for purchase in the U.S. The PX-B120U is a USB-powered external Blu-ray Disc playback device that [...]

Flip Video MinoHd

Jul 26th, 2010 | By Simon | Category: Cameras, Camcorders & Accessories, Flip Video, Reviews
Point and shoot digital cameras are everywhere but the image quality for video is often more than just lacking. Today we have the MinoHD by Flip Video. It’s a point and shoot camcorder slim enough to carry around every day and the 720p recordings won’t disappoint when capturing that magical moment.

Joby Gorillatorch

Jul 7th, 2010 | By Simon | Category: Joby, Misc, Reviews
It’s not easy to get good lighting in tight cramped spaces. Usually you need a third arm to hold the light up and point it in the direction you’re working in. With the Joby Gorillatorch you can wrap the legs around any convenient object or take advantage of the magnetic feet to point a bright beam of light into the area of interest.


Jun 19th, 2010 | By Simon | Category: Misc, Reviews, SmartSwipe
Personal protection when you’re shopping online can’t be taken lightly. One wrong move and some thief will have your identity and could be going to town with your credit card! You could be ruined for life! For the ultimate protection at home, the SmartSwipe encrypts your data as you swipe your card ensuring your protected right from the start.

Ortery PhotoCapture 360

Jun 13th, 2010 | By Simon | Category: Cameras, Camcorders & Accessories, Ortery, Reviews
First impressions can seal a deal and when it comes to online presentations you want to put your best foot forward. In instances where you can only have a single picture on a page, an animation displaying the product from all angles takes the cake. The PhotoCapture 360 automates this and much more so you can maximize your time.

Corsair Flash Survivor GTR 32GB USB Flash Drive

May 18th, 2010 | By Simon | Category: Corsair, Flash Media, Reviews, Storage
The need for speed never ends in the computer industry. The Corsair Survivor GT was a fast flash drive but Corsair saw an opportunity to improve and jumped on it. Today we have the Survivor GTR and the changes are significant.

Joby Gorillamobile Flexible Tripod

May 13th, 2010 | By Simon | Category: Cameras, Camcorders & Accessories, Joby, Reviews
The Joby Gorillamobile brings mobility to the original Gorillapod. Weighing in at 65g it can carry almost five times its weight and still delicately balance your camera, GPS, or iPod on any uneven surface using a variety of included accessories.