Adrian Kingsley-Hughes

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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.

All opinions expressed on Hardware 2.0 are those of Adrian Kingsley-Hughes. Every effort is made to ensure that the information posted is accurate. If you have any comments, queries or corrections, please contact Adrian via the email link here. Any possible conflicts of interest will be posted below. [Updated: February 23, 2010] - Adrian Kingsley-Hughes has no business relationships, affiliations, investments, or other actual/potential conflicts of interest relating to the content posted so far on this blog.

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Does TraceMonkey kick Firefox into turbo mode?

Does TraceMonkey kick Firefox into turbo mode?

Over the past few days I've been hearing a lot about Mozilla's new and improved JavaScript engine codenamed TraceMonkey. This new scripting engine hopes to bring JavaScript up to speed with natively-compiled code rather than be stuck in the slow lane like other interpreted coding languages. But does it work?

August 25, 2008 by in Developer

My MacBook Pro Experience - Day 29

My MacBook Pro Experience - Day 29

Over the past month I've had the opportunity to use many of the applications that came bundled with my MacBook Pro. In this post I'll try and give the non Mac OS X users who are reading this article a little of the flavor of these applications.

February 9, 2007 by in Developer

Should developers be scared of what Windows 8 will bring?

Should developers be scared of what Windows 8 will bring?

In an attempt to make the operating system more 'finger friendly' Microsoft seems to be getting ready to move away from plaform technologies such as Win32, COM, MFC, ATL, .NET, Silverlight, and WPF and instead start embracing web-based technologies such as HTML5 and JavaScript to create immersive applications. Should Windows developers be scared?

June 13, 2011 by in Developer