New kinetic cooler is a heatsink that’s also a CPU fan

New kinetic cooler is a heatsink that’s also a CPU fan

Heatsinks and CPU fans can be very large, limiting the hardware configurations in any computer, but what if you could condense and combine them into one component? At CES 2015, startup CoolChip Technologies has done just that, making the physical constraints of a case easier to work with. If you’re building a rig with specific […]

Intel roadmap update: Skylake on track for 2015, will debut alongside Broadwell-K

Intel roadmap update: Skylake on track for 2015, will debut alongside Broadwell-K

Intel has unveiled new details of its product roadmaps for 2015 and beyond, and it’s now clear that the company is pushing Skylake full steam ahead, despite Broadwell’s exceptionally late arrival. Intel now expects to introduce a bevy of 14nm products based on both architectures in 2015, with additional 14nm Atom hardware replacing Bay Trail […]

The top laptops for photographers, engineers, students, and everyone else

The top laptops for photographers, engineers, students, and everyone else

Shopping for a laptop can be extremely frustrating at times. Even when you already know the ins and outs of personal computers, there are so many different aspects to consider with laptops. Weight, battery life, and cost come into play right off the bat, and when you factor in specific work requirements, the number of […]