Adrian Kingsley-Hughes

Adrian Kingsley-Hughes is an internationally published technology author who has devoted over two decades to helping users get the most from technology -- whether that be by learning to program, building a PC from a pile of parts, or helping them get the most from their new MP3 player or digital camera. Adrian has authored/co-authored technical books on a variety of topics, ranging from programming to building and maintaining PCs. His most recent books include 'Build the Ultimate Custom PC', 'Beginning Programming' and 'The PC Doctor's Fix It Yourself Guide'. He has also written training manuals that have been used by a number of Fortune 500 companies.

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Mobile Web must die!

Mobile Web must die!

Mowser, a startup that concentrated on mobile web browsing, is no more. While it's sad to see a startup die, especially one where the founder put in so much work, heart and money go under, I think that it's time for the whole concept of mobile web to die.

April 14, 2008 by in Mobility

PhysX coming to GeForce 8/9 owners soon

PhysX coming to GeForce 8/9 owners soon

When nVIDIA bought Ageia Technologies in February of this year it was clear what nVIDIA had in mind - to make the PhysX API independent of separate hardware and instead offload the work to the GPU. Well, only two months on and nVIDIA have announced that the conversion of the API to CUDA (Compute Unified Device Architecture) is almost complete.

April 14, 2008 by in Processors

Why I didn't buy an iPhone

Why I didn't buy an iPhone

Over the past few weeks my trust Motorola RAZR V3 has become well, not so trusty. The three batteries I have for it have worn out, and the phone itself will switch off randomly when it's tapped or hit (even gently). It's also developed some sort of rattle (I'm not sure if this has anything to do with the random switch-offs or not). The RAZR is, without a doubt, past its best. This means that I've been on the lookout for a new cellphone.

April 13, 2008 by in Mobile OS

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