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Hands-on Review – Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet (3rd Gen)

So we’re going to be taking a little break from Lenovo’s Legion line of machines to hop over to the enterprise side. Instead of a gaming laptop with a shiny GTX card and backlit keys, I got to take a…

Hands-on In-Depth: Lenovo Legion Y530 Gaming Laptop

As predicted when I took the Legion Y720 for a test drive last month, Lenovo brought us a new suite of gaming hardware at E3, equipped with Intel’s 8th generation processors. Also is a new and fresh design, as a…

Hands-on Review: Lenovo Legion Y720 Gaming Laptop

Earlier this year I got to meet up with the folks from Lenovo at PAX East to talk about their Legion line of gaming machines. I’ve been a Lenovo fan for a long time and generally go with their desktops…

PAX East 2018: MSI’s Laptop Gaming Suite

A convention about gaming isn’t complete if it focuses just on the games and not the hardware they can run on. And that brings to light the tangible side of our fine industry – the gaming rig. And those rigs…

PAX East 2018: Liquid-cooled RAM coming soon from ADATA

Gamers and PC enthusiasts alike are all about 2 things when it comes to their gaming rigs – customization and optimization. The former is a show of aesthetic style, touting lighting and case mods to make it a visual masterpiece.…

Technical Fowl’s 2018 April Fool’s Roundup

Everyone loves a good joke, and over the years April Fool’s Day has brought us some great jokes and bits from a number of sites around the web. It’s come to be something we all expect on April 1st, especially…

The Geek’s Guide to Power Outages

I live up in the Philadelphia area, and these last few weeks have plagued us with nor’easters. For those playing the home game that aren’t from the US northeast or atlantic coast, a nor’easter is a cyclone of cold frozen…

Net neutrality in a nutshell? Forget the tech giants, ask Burger King

Words about net neutrality have been bandied about in mainstream America over the last year since  FCC Chairman Ajit “no really guys, i’m just a geek like you, look at my oversized and not at all pandering Reese’s mug” Pai…

Expanded PAX East Show Tickets Available Now (Well, FOR Now Anyways…)

It may seem like it’s a far ways away, but 2017 is almost done, which means it’s prime time to start looking at convention lineups for 2018. That includes PAX East, the east coast’s biggest convention for games and gamers.…

The Equifax Saga Thus Far

Any time any of us makes a big purchase it’s a matter of pride. After saving and budgeting we finally have the scratch to put down some money towards a new car or join the club to become an American…