Latest from Adrian Kingsley-Hughes
A word of warning on hard disk recovery by swapping logic boards
I've noticed that over in the TalkBack section of Zack Whittaker's post on his hard drive going belly up that a few readers have suggested a possible fix involving swapping the logic board of the dead drive with one from a working drive.
What do you want from your next computer?
The big name OEMs spend millions of dollars on ads which try to tell customers what they want from their next computer. You need this processor, or that much RAM, a certain amount of disk space, so many hours of battery life or a a screen that's so-and-so across. But what do you want from your next computer?
Hardware 2.0 'Very Best Kit List' for May/Jun 09
Welcome to the updated and revamped Hardware 2.0 "Very Best Kit List" for May/Jun 09. Here I've put together a list of the best high-end and mid-range and budget components currently available. So if you're thinking of buying, building or even upgrading a PC, this list is a must-read for you!
Android's doing a pretty good job of keeping up with the iPhone
Web tracking firm NetApplications has published data comparing Android and iPhone browsing usage share from launch date and covering the first six months. The trends show that initially Android kept pace with the iPhone initially, but now seems to be losing ground.