hardware

 
Some Thoughts on the Sabrent USB 3.0 SATA 2.5″ & 3.5″ Dual Bay Hard Drive Docking Station

“You can never have too much RAM or too much storage space.” Or so the old computing adage goes. I am what you would call a digital data packrat. Every …

 
Review: Tripp-Lite UltraBlok428 Surge Protector

It would be premature to review a surge protector product after only using it for a few days, which is precisely why I am writing this one year after purchasing …

 
Enhancing an early 2008 Mac Pro: The GPU Upgrade

Despite the fact that the “cheese grater” Mac Pro has always been touted as an expandable device, one of my biggest frustrations with it has been the anemic selection of …

 
Using the Yiynova MSP19u tablet monitor: One Year Later

In January 2013, I placed an order and received the Yiynova MSP19u tablet monitor. In the days that followed, I wrote about my first impressions using the device. Having used …

 
There’s a New Cintiq Competitor in Town…

There’s a new tablet monitor in town. It’s priced at $389, looks sleek, and it’s available from Monoprice. It sounds too good to be true, right? Ray Frenden got his …

 
Bob Weiner’s Gift Giving Guide for the Art Geek in Your Life: 2013 Edition (Hardware)

Keep your favorite Art / Design Geek happy this holiday season with some handy hardware, tools, and apps vetted out by yours truly. Each of the items on this year’s …