SSDs save battery power, right? Wrong.

If you were having a hard time deciding if you should opt for a 4,200 rpm drive versus a solid-state drive on your new ultra-light laptop, the decision could be easier as a myth gets busted. Tom’s Hardware has discovered that SSD drives end up consuming more power than even a performance 7,200 rpm drive.Continue reading “SSDs save battery power, right? Wrong.”

Microsoft Zune – A new social experience?

So Microsoft has finally declared that the Zune will be priced at $249. They make a bold statement there on the press release: “On Nov. 14 we’re delivering not only a device, but a shared, social experience that will be shaped by the collective imagination of consumers,” said Chris Stephenson, general manager of global marketingContinue reading “Microsoft Zune – A new social experience?”