hardware

 
First Impressions: iClever Bluetooth Wireless Speaker

A week ago, Hisgadget provided me with a review unit of its iClever Bluetooth Wireless Speaker (IC-BTS02). Being a gadget hound (and somewhat curious about the prospect of testing Bluetooth …

 
Two Ways I Sped Up My Mac Without Spending a Penny

Yosemite’s successor (aka OS X 10.11) will be announced next week at the World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC). While I welcome the arrival of the new OS, it remains to …

 
Read This Before You Buy a Wacom Intuos5 Tablet

Today, after barely a year’s worth of intermittent use, my Wacom Intuos5 medium sized tablet stopped working. After a series of tests connecting the device to both Mac and Windows …

 
Turning a Dead Macbook Pro into a Temporary Cable Holder

Last September, you may recall that my stalwart early 2008 model Macbook Pro died from a catastrophic video card failure within two days of purchasing my new 13″ Retina Macbook …

 
Review: Seatech Panasonic DVD drive

Contrary to what the folks in Cupertino might think, DVDs aren’t exactly dead just yet. At least not for me. I have stacks of films and concerts in DVD format. …

 
A Quick Look at Yiynova’s v2.0 Mac Drivers

If the recent interview with Yiynova’s founder Morris Wang is any indication, the market is about to get even more competitive and exciting in the digital drawing hardware space. Long …