Category Archives: COMPUTING

Anything to do with computing, be it mobile or desktop and encompasses area such as peripherals, tablets, desktop PC and similar.

The Next macOS Is Mojave, Has Dark Mode And iOS Features

In addition to the new watchOS 5, Apple has also previewed a new macOS operating system called macOS Mojave. This major OS update feature list is long and extensive, but in a nutshell, it will feature a new Dark Mode, new Stacks feature, iOS apps like News, Stocks, Voice Memos and Home, group calling for FaceTime, and a redesigned Mac App Store. Continue reading The Next macOS Is Mojave, Has Dark Mode And iOS Features

Meet ProPoint, The Tilt Mouse That Pans, Zooms, Rotates And Presents

What’s your impression of an ergonomic mouse? One that fits the palm of your hand? Well, not quite if you ask award-winning mouse maker Swiftpoint. Their latest ergonomic wireless mouse and presenter, called ProPoint Mouse and Presenter, is nowhere near palm-size. In fact, it is so much smaller that you’d be hard pressed to think it is even humanly possible to navigate comfortably, but on the contrary, it is pretty damn good. Continue reading Meet ProPoint, The Tilt Mouse That Pans, Zooms, Rotates And Presents

Meet Norton Core, The Wi-Fi Router That You Never Need To Hide

How many of you think a router is an eyesore and have it hidden away? I am going on a limb to say most people (yours truly included) who treasure aesthetic would. Today’s routers are pretty capable in terms of transmission and so, there’s really nothing wrong in hiding it, but what if you don’t have to? While we can’t say the same for most of today’s routers, the Norton Core Secure Wi-Fi Router is certainly the one router that you don’t have to hide away. Continue reading Meet Norton Core, The Wi-Fi Router That You Never Need To Hide

ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 Is 18.9mm Thin And Intel i9-powered

ASUS’ phones may not be the most well received or the most innovative, but the Taiwanese tech company sure knows a thing or two about making desirable super laptops. Case-in-point, the ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 Laptop. What makes this laptop stands out from the sea of competitions is, it is thin, like 18.9mm thin but yet, it has no slouch in the spec sheet. Continue reading ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 Is 18.9mm Thin And Intel i9-powered

Meet Mi Mini PC, A Pocket-size Device That Is Actually A Full-fledged PC

For some reasons, some folks somewhere in Hong Kong think that the market is in need of a portable, pocket-sized PC and so, they came up with a miniature personal computer called Mi Mini PC. Judging from its overwhelming reception on Indiegogo, I guess these folks may have nailed it. Last checked, the flexible goal campaign with a target of just $20,000 is already 4,300 percent (!) funded, rolling in nearly $860K from over 10,000 backers. Continue reading Meet Mi Mini PC, A Pocket-size Device That Is Actually A Full-fledged PC

Designer Dream Up A MacBook That Is Inspired By iPhone X’s Design

There are a lot changes to the MacBook over the years, but one has remain the same: it is still the wedge cross section form. In fact, that has been the design language of almost all laptops in existence today. TBH, like the smartphone, there’s really nothing much you can do about the aesthetic of a laptop, but designer Ludovico Campana begs to differ. Continue reading Designer Dream Up A MacBook That Is Inspired By iPhone X’s Design

A Ukraine Outfit Have Created The Most Accurate Desktop 3D Scanner

While 3D printers are advancing in print resolution, we can’t say the same for 3D scanner. Now, if you must be asking: what’s wrong with today’s 3D scanners? Well, nothing, really – if you are just scanning a cup or an apple. But if you are looking into scanning objects as complex as the sculpture of Bodhisattva Manjushri (see below for the scan), then it will take more than just two axes and a rotating platform to do the job, and it surely takes more than just laser to map out all the intricate details. This is where the D3D-s Desktop 3D Scanner aims to fill the gap and it wants to do it affordably. About that… affordability is quite subjective, but more on that later. Continue reading A Ukraine Outfit Have Created The Most Accurate Desktop 3D Scanner

Will DELL’s New XPS 15 And Inspiron AIO Make You Ditch Apple?

DELL has taken the wrap a new 15-inch laptop, the XPS 15 and a new AIO, Inspiron 15 7000. Will they be enough to make me ditch Apple? My answer is, maybe, but it is Windows, which kind of a meh. TBH, it is the OS that has kept me away from DELL. OK. Maybe to some extend, the pricing over here. Anyways, so here it is, the DELL XPS 15 and boy, is it a beauty. Just look at those super narrow bezel offers by its InfinityEdge display. Not only does it make the laptop look sleek, but it also makes the overall size a tad smaller. Speaking of which, it is just about the size of 14-inch variety and weighs a lightweight 1.8 kg (4 lbs). And it is super slim too, measuring 11-17 mm. Continue reading Will DELL’s New XPS 15 And Inspiron AIO Make You Ditch Apple?

This DIY Kit Lets Kids Build Their Own Tablet And Get Into The World Of STEM

When I was child, children were expected to earn their keeps, but these days, kids expect grown ups to shove a spoon down their throats. Now, you can do that, or you can continue the good’ol character building tradition by making them earn what they want. There are many ways to approach the latter, but in the case of a tablet, you can either ask them to earn it through their own savings, or you could ask them to build one themselves with the MakePad DIY Touchscreen Tablet by MakePi. MakePad is a DIY tablet kit tailored with the “touchscreen generation” in mind. Continue reading This DIY Kit Lets Kids Build Their Own Tablet And Get Into The World Of STEM

Xiaomi Is Crowdfunding Its First Fingerprint Sensor Computer Mouse

Xiaomi, China’s undisputed master of mixed consumer goods, has launched yet another crowdfund product. This time, it is a mouse with built-in fingerprint sensor which has a product name that literally translates to “J1 Finger Thinking Smart Fingerprint Mouse.” Obviously, fingerprint scanner-equipped mice aren’t new, but it is the first for Xiaomi and it is also the company’s 155th crowdfunding product. According to the Xiaomi’s crowdfunding platform, YouPin, the mouse is being distributed by Ding Ju Innovation (Beijing) Technology who will also oversee the after sale. Continue reading Xiaomi Is Crowdfunding Its First Fingerprint Sensor Computer Mouse