Category: Hardware

Mink The 3D Makeup Printer

Mink The 3D Makeup Printer

I use makeup for work and attending wedding dinners. Obviously, when a friend posted a link on a printer that prints colours for makeup, I was intrigued. Who doesn’t love colours? There are colours...

Tab Key in Windows 7 Home Premium Laptop Not Working

Tab Key in Windows 7 Home Premium Laptop Not Working

I’m getting frustrated with the laptop here. Tab key and left Shift key have failed to work. I have no idea what happened or whether it was the software or something that caused them...

6 Great Tiny Laptops

6 Great Tiny Laptops

The technology for producing completely portable, lightning fast technology is changing by the month. Companies like Asus, Acer, and Toshiba have begun integrating the power and speed of their larger desktops and laptops into...

The Hunt for Laptop Adapter

The Hunt for Laptop Adapter

Needing the use of a good working laptop adapter that can last longer than 5 years, I went down to Sim Lim Square to find an array of shops selling from $39 to $79...

What to Do With a Dead Laptop?

What to Do With a Dead Laptop?

My Asus laptop just died on me. I wonder how it happened. Maybe the HDD or the chip just burnt out. I have no idea. However, I am glad that it has accompanied me...

Kids’ Amusing Responses in IT Lessons

Kids’ Amusing Responses in IT Lessons

When teaching IT lessons to kids, the questions begin to be amusing when they have no prior knowledge of using computers. What started innocently as a touch typing lesson for 6 years old, it...

HTC Legend 1st Impression

HTC Legend 1st Impression

M1 and HTC organised an Android workshop recently and I went for it in hopes of winning a $500 discount voucher. Alas, twice, I didn’t get it. However, I did get to play with...

Trend For Future

Trend For Future

While I admit that I had visions of reading several books using an electronic device such as Kindle, I had no idea that such devices would be big. Perhaps, I had envisioned more of...

Projecting InFocus

Projecting InFocus

A pleasant invitation from a representative from InFocus was a welcoming change. I accepted the invitation since I had some time. It was a launch session to introduce a number of new and updated...

Bluetooth Stops Working

Bluetooth Stops Working

I am totally stumped. My Asus A8J has stopped being able to use the Bluetooth totally. I am not sure when it stopped working. The hardware devices shows the following. The driver seems perfectly...

Recycling IT

Recycling IT

While it’s well known that some companies recycle mobile phones and computers, it’s rare for a company in Singapore to have an IT solution and able to help us recycle at the same time....

Win 3 Xbox 360 and 15 Microsoft Office 2007 Standard Edition worth S$600 each!

Win 3 Xbox 360 and 15 Microsoft Office 2007 Standard Edition worth S$600 each!

From January 15 – April 15 2009, buy any book from www.mspress.sg and stand a chance to win 3 Xbox 360 and 15 Microsoft Office 2007 Standard Edition worth S$600 each! *Terms & Conditions...

The Basic Courtesy of Buying Online

The Basic Courtesy of Buying Online

Ever since I started selling my stuff online, I notice that potential buyers are often rude online. The most recent was sent via 88db requesting for my contact number when I have obviously linked...

Windows Vista Shortcut Keys Rarely Known

Windows Vista Shortcut Keys Rarely Known

Image via Wikipedia I have known the following shortcut keys for all the Windows version. ALT + F4 CTRL + A CTRL + C CTRL + V PRT SCR NUM LOCK CAPS LOCK Hang...

Lugging The Monstrous DVD Box Home

Lugging The Monstrous DVD Box Home

Sometimes, it’s a good thing to have more family members. That way, you get help for lugging huge boxes home. It’s also a good thing that I bought the trolley home the other time....

The 40″ LCD Full HD Sony TV Escapade

The 40″ LCD Full HD Sony TV Escapade

My father had always wanted a flat screen TV but not this year since money has been tight all thanks to the recession. Unfortunately, the S$2,800+ CRT TV was dying. It had served us...

Get Your Gadget Fix from Gadget Advisor

Get Your Gadget Fix from Gadget Advisor

Techies and geeks love gadgets. I love gadgets too unfortunately, I don’t have that kind of pay that allows me to play with universal remote controls that can control DVD players, PCs, TVs, etc....

$250 Amazon Gift Voucher for Most Frustrated Admin Photo

$250 Amazon Gift Voucher for Most Frustrated Admin Photo

IT administrators have been frustrated by the crashing of servers at the most critical period; during maintenance and the server just refuses to boot up smoothly. Sometimes, you just feel like bashing up the...

Are Females in IT Industry Losing Out?

Are Females in IT Industry Losing Out?

I’m not sure if being a female will make you lose out in the IT industry. Perhaps when you are in the server administration role or helpdesk support. This, I agree with Kriscell. I...