HWZ Deal Alert: 19th December 2016

HWZ Deal Alert: 19th December 2016

Christmas is just round the corner, but don't panic! Here are a handful of deals that may just be the perfect gift for your loved ones (or yourself).

Do you have the force to answer this Star Wars quiz?

Do you have the force to answer this Star Wars quiz?

Think you know Star Wars? Wait till you take this quiz, it's harder than carbonite! Afraid yet? Oh, you will be, you will be. Time to find out if you're a Jedi master or just a scruffy-looking nerf-herder!

Battle of the mainstream cards: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 shootout (Updated)

Battle of the mainstream cards: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 shootout (Updated)

It can be confusing wading through a sea of highly similar custom graphics cards. And what matters more, clock speeds or cooling performance? We pit the best custom GeForce GTX 1060 cards from ASUS, Gigabyte, and MSI against each other to see who comes up ahead. Now updated with Palit and Zotac options too!

HWZ Deal Alert: 16 December 2016

HWZ Deal Alert: 16 December 2016

It's the weekend before Christmas! Save yourself the hassle of squeezing with the crowd and shop online, starting with these great online deals.

AMD’s Zen is now Ryzen and it’s not just fast, it's super smart too!

AMD’s Zen is now Ryzen and it’s not just fast, it's super smart too!

It's official, AMD's next-generation Zen CPU (formerly known as Summit Ridge) will now be known as Ryzen. We've got the drop on some frequency specs inside as well as a new set of sensing and adaptive technologies called SenseMI.

HWZ Deal Alert: 13th December 2016

HWZ Deal Alert: 13th December 2016

It’s a new week, which means you get yet another round of deals. Check inside and let your fingers do the walking. Who knows, this might just be all the X'mas shopping you need!

AMD launches Radeon Instinct machine intelligence platform, outperforms Pascal

AMD launches Radeon Instinct machine intelligence platform, outperforms Pascal

AMD takes aim at NVIDIA with launch of new Radeon Instinct high performance computing hardware accelerators, MIOpen open-source deep learning library and ROCm heterogenous computing software platform.

The top 12.12 deals from Hachi.tech

The top 12.12 deals from Hachi.tech

Hachi.tech will be organizing a 12.12 sale this coming 12th of December. In fact, some deals have already gone live. Here are the top deals we've found.

9 tips for getting the best deals in Lazada's Online Revolution 12/12 sale

9 tips for getting the best deals in Lazada's Online Revolution 12/12 sale

Couldn't get enough of Singles Day, Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping? Good news, there's another online shopping fiesta right around the corner, Lazada's own 12/12 Online Revolution. Here are nine tips to prepare for the big day!

Buying a 4K TV: What you need to know about HDCP 2.2, HDMI 2.0, HEVC & UHD

Buying a 4K TV: What you need to know about HDCP 2.2, HDMI 2.0, HEVC & UHD

Is buying a 4K TV as simple as ensuring that it has a 4K resolution? Not quite, especially if you want your multi-thousand-dollar investment to last as long as possible. In this article, we decode the TV jargon most consumers face today.

How to Migrate your System to an SSD (2015 Edition)

How to Migrate your System to an SSD (2015 Edition)

We are updating our SSD migration guide, so whether you are using Windows or Mac, here's how you can clone your existing hard drive onto a spanking new SSD, thereby relieving you of the tedious process of re-installing your OS and apps.

AMD’s Crimson ReLive Edition driver delivers major experiential and performance upgrades

AMD’s Crimson ReLive Edition driver delivers major experiential and performance upgrades

AMD today announced the launch of the next major release of its graphics driver, dubbed the Crimson ReLive Edition. The new update brings several new features to the table, and a bunch of other optimizations and fixes to improve the overall user experience.

Deal Alert: 7th December 2016

Deal Alert: 7th December 2016

18 days till Christmas! Here are some gift ideas for the geeks in your life (or for yourself).

Travel Photography: Craftsmanship in South Korea

Travel Photography: Craftsmanship in South Korea

How do you take great travel photographs that you'll love - using a smartphone? I spent seven days traveling around South Korea to discover the answer, taking lots of bad photos but still ending up with photos that I love. Here's how I did it and what I learned along the way.

Hands-on: Xbox One S - a 4K and HDR-capable gaming console

Hands-on: Xbox One S - a 4K and HDR-capable gaming console

Prior to the official launch of the Xbox One S (1TB), Microsoft Singapore invited us to their place for a quick peek at the gaming console.

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II vs. Nikon D5: Clash of the Titans

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II vs. Nikon D5: Clash of the Titans

The full-frame Canon EOS-1D X Mark II and Nikon D5 represent the pinnacle of imaging. We pit these two giants against each other to see which comes ahead!

Hacked, or why you should be freaking out right now

Hacked, or why you should be freaking out right now

The risk is everywhere. In your PC. Your smartphone. Your email. Here's how the bad guys are trying to get you – and how you can protect yourself from getting hacked.

Gear this week: a three-wheel Juggernaut, a Naked Shape Shifter and more

Gear this week: a three-wheel Juggernaut, a Naked Shape Shifter and more

In gear this week, a three-wheel electric bike built for any terrain, a new Naked Shape Shifter camera bag, and more.

Deal Alert: 2nd December 2016

Deal Alert: 2nd December 2016

Only 23 more days till Christmas! Get an early head start on all of your holiday gift shopping with some great online deals.

AC1900 Wireless Router Shootout: ASUS vs. D-Link vs. Linksys vs. Netgear

AC1900 Wireless Router Shootout: ASUS vs. D-Link vs. Linksys vs. Netgear

With 802.11ac clients becoming more mainstream, there has never been a better time to invest in a 802.11ac compatible router. We pit four of the finest AC1900 class routers from the biggest names in networking - ASUS, D-Link, Linksys and Netgear - to find out which is best.

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