Crucial MX200 500GB SSD Review

The Crucial MX200 is a contemporary Solid State Drive (SSD) targeted toward value-oriented consumers who want the benefits of flash storage without a big price tag. In this review we're going to take a look at Crucial's latest offering, the Crucial MX200 500GB SSD.


Backup and Restore Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Desktop

Routine backup is an essential part of preventing the loss of your important data. This document covers steps required to backup and restore Ubuntu Desktop in the case of an event. Ubuntu 14.04 LTS comes pre-installed with Déjà Dup, an easy to use backup tool which integrates nicely with the Desktop.

Upgrade Debian 7 Wheezy to 8 Jessie

Debian 8 (Jessie) is the most recent stable version of Debian Linux, released in April 2015. This guide explains how to upgrade your system from Debian 7 (Wheezy) to Debian 8. These steps can be preformed as an in place upgrade on a live system from either a local terminal or SSH session to a remote system.

Windows Gaming with QEMU/KVM on Ubuntu Linux - AMD Radeon R9 280

Here I demonstrate the potential for gaming within a Windows 7 Kernel-based Virtual Machine running on Ubuntu Linux, utilizing QEMU/KVM VGA PCI Pass-Through of a dedicated AMD Radeon R9 280.

MINIX NEO X8 Plus Media Hub Review

MINIX has just released the next evolution of their NEO Series products with introduction of a new mid-range model, the MINIX NEO X8 Plus.

Similar to it's predecessor the X8, this Android-powered device transforms any conventional TV or monitor with an HDMI connection into a SMART TV / fully functional PC. Enabling you to run Apps, browse the Internet, access Google Play Store, Netflix, Skype and even comes pre-installed with XBMC Media Center (MINIX Edition), supporting 4K2K UHD video playback and Full 1080p HD video streaming.


MINIX NEO X8-H Plus Media Hub Review

MINIX has just released the next evolution of their NEO Series products with introduction of a new high-end model, the MINIX NEO X8-H Plus.

This Android-powered device transforms any conventional TV or monitor with an HDMI connection into a SMART TV / fully functional PC. Enabling you to run Apps, browse the Internet, access Google Play Store, Netflix, Skype and even comes pre-installed with XBMC Media Center (MINIX Edition) supporting 4K H.265/HEVC Hardware Decoding.


MINIX Neo X6 Media Hub Review

MINIX has released a new addition into their NEO series product line with introduction of a low-end model, the MINIX NEO X6.

Similar to it's predecessors, this Android-powered device transforms any conventional TV or monitor with an HDMI connection into a SMART TV / fully functional PC. Enabling you to run Apps, browse the Internet, access Google Play Store, Netflix, Skype and even comes pre-installed with XBMC Media Center (MINIX Edition) supporting full hardware decoding.


Viatek Night Stars Landscape Light Review

Night Stars Landscape Lights are decorative lighting ideal for both indoor and outdoor use. It projects points of brightly coloured lights onto structures, landscapes or virtually anything else you can think of, but best of all it does so with a laser!