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    Alienware m15 r3 vs r2 Showdown

    I've had the Alienware m15 r2 as my daily-driver for around a year now- using it for a mix of work, Blender tinkering, musical noodling and gaming. It's a solid machine and is as much at home… Read more

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    Azulle Byte 3 Reviewed

    The Azulle Byte3 is one of many mini PCs to cross my desk... or, rather, stay on my desk for over a year and find use in myriad different roles. Again it's fallen into that trap of being so… Read more

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    Anker PowerExpand Elite Thunderbolt 3 Dock Reviewed

    Anker have entered the Thunderbolt 3 arena with guns blazing, taking me by surprise with their compact, aesthetically pleasing, consumer-focussed 12-in-1* dock. The Anker PowerExpand Elite… Read more

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    StarTech USB-C to NVMe SSD Enclosure Reviewed

    I've had StarTech's USB Type-C to M.2 NVMe PCIe SSD Enclosure (boy that's a mouthful) in my possession for some months now. Specifically the older M2E1BMU31C and not the newer, rugged,… Read more

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    YubiKey 5Ci Reviewed (iOS 13.5, Raspberry Pi, WSL)

    The YubuKey has been on my radar for a while now, but it's not until the iPhone-compatible 5Ci that I've thought "now's the time" and made a concerted effort to reach out to them. Yubico were… Read more

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    Alienware wear alien where alien ware

    Two things happened when I first set eyes upon the MacBook Pro with Touchbar. The first was the penny dropping that Apple didn't want me as a customer anymore. The second was the sudden… Read more

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    Add LEDs To Everything

    Over the last few days I had been putting together a lighting rig for my NobleChairs HERO, intending to make a tilt/spin controlled lighting effects unit that could be non-destructively fit… Read more

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    Alienware, gotta collect ’em all!

    I've made it no secret that I'm a fan of Alienware's "Legend" design. The black/white two-stone style in particular. I think it's because it represents a gamer aesthetic that has grown up a… Read more

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    Noblechairs HERO Black Edition Reviewed

    After about 3 months of endless deliberation, my behind crushed flat by a garbage-tier Ikea wooden chair, I finally saw a chair I'd been stalking on Overclockers come into stock and thus I… Read more

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    iFrogz Airtime Sport Review

    I've been using the iFrogz Airtime Sport for a couple of months now. My interest in them originally extended entirely to their being green, but - for better or worse - I actually found I used… Read more