I was able to get a hold of a few more keyboards that I wanted to check out that weren't available when I did my previous post on keyboards a short time ago. Today I have four more to go through following the same general rules as before. The keyboards we are taking a look … Continue reading Gaming Keyboards – REDUX
http://traffic.libsyn.com/rbgtechnobabble/tbabble013.mp3 Join Jeff, Cynth and Dan as they dodge fireballs while recording live to tape under the CN Tower in Dan's secret bunker. We talk about AMD's Ryzen, Blackberry KeyOne, Nokia's return to the chocolate bar phone and more. Notes: Blackberry KeyOne http://www.techtimes.com/articles/199282/20170225/blackberry-keyone-mercury-official-page-briefly-goes-live-spills-all-specs-details.htm Ryzen Launches http://hexus.net/tech/news/cpu/102826-amd-ryzen-cpu-pushed-beyond-52ghz-8-cores-video/ https://www.techpowerup.com/230980/amds-x370-only-chipset-to-support-nvidias-sli https://www.techpowerup.com/230891/amd-reveals-ryzen-7-family-pricing-and-radeon-vega-logo Nokia Chocolate Bar Phone http://hexus.net/ce/news/mobile-phones/102499-the-nokia-3310-may-re-launched-mwc-2017/ Asus Tinkerboard … Continue reading RBG Technobabble 013 – Ryzen has Rizen?!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1v44wWAOHn8&feature=youtu.be Today AMD announced that the new Ryzen cpu’s were available for pre-order at 1PM Eastern. True to form the Canadian retailers partnered for this release were a little slow to the draw but we do have some news to share. AMD held a media conference yesterday to detail information on the new R7 1800X, … Continue reading AMD Ryzen Now Up for Pre-Order
http://traffic.libsyn.com/rbgtechnobabble/youmetech003.mp3 On this episode of You, Me & Tech, Cynthia and Jeff dive into the world and history of artificial technology and robots, and reveal the fears that people have with developing this specific technology. Show Notes: http://www.computerhistory.org/timeline/ai-robotics/ http://www.robotshop.com/media/files/PDF/timeline.pdf http://www.livescience.com/55089-artificial-intelligence.html
Along with the cheap gaming keyboard shootout that I recently did I also picked up four of the cheapest gaming mice on Amazon to check out against each other. I don't get too geeky with the specs on these other than what is listed on the Amazon pages. One thing to remember is that everyone … Continue reading Cheap gaming mice. Are they worth a shot?
http://traffic.libsyn.com/rbgtechnobabble/tblounge000.mp3 Join Dan, Jeff and Cynthia as they lounge around and talk a bit about gaming. We talk about Nintendo, Steam, E3, South Park and Nvidia. We also talk about what we've been playing and what the upcoming releases are on console and PC. 1) Nintendo Has “Mastered” the Unreal Engine for the Switch https://www.engadget.com/2017/02/07/nintendos-engineers-have-embraced-unreal-engine/ … Continue reading RBG Gaming Lounge Podcast 000
In the never-ending quest to help you all at home choose good gadgets on a budget, we picked up four of the cheapest gaming keyboards and mice to test against our everyday higher quality devices. Today we look at keyboards from Rii, COOKI (Motospeed), Redragon, and Tesoro. With the exception of the Tesoro (which is typically … Continue reading Cheap gaming keyboards. Are they worth a shot?
http://traffic.libsyn.com/rbgtechnobabble/tbabble012.mp3 Join Jeff, Cynthia and Dan as they dive in to AMD, Intel, Samsung, Time Warner, Bell Canada, and the Stark Smart Watch on Kickstarter. 1) Ford Invests Monies In Driverless Tech https://www.extremetech.com/extreme/244315-whats-behind-fords-1-billion-artificial-intelligence-selfdriving-excellence 2) AMD Ryzen Roundup https://www.techpowerup.com/230517/no-windows-7-drivers-for-amd-ryzen https://www.techpowerup.com/230609/amd-ryzen-xfr-frequencies-revealed http://www.digitaltrends.com/computing/noctua-special-edition-coolers-amd-ryzen/ 3) Intel Fires Back https://www.techpowerup.com/230541/8th-gen-core-cannon-lake-over-15-faster-than-kaby-lake-intel https://www.techpowerup.com/230557/on-intel-and-their-usd-7b-white-house-affair 4) Samsung Factory Fire Triggered by Batteries https://www.engadget.com/2017/02/08/samsung-factory-fire/ 5) … Continue reading Technobabble | RBG Podcast 012 – Almost a Baker’s Dozen
Ladies and Gentlemen, I give you the latest in Samsung's SSD technology (and the latest in Dan's questionable purchasing decisions): the Samsung 960 Evo. Haunted by my dwindling storage reserves on my 256GB drive and a desire to test the latest NVMe speeds, I decided to pick up a 500GB variant of everyone's favourite … Continue reading An NVMeaningful Upgrade? Samsung 960 Evo Review
To cater to the secret supervillain in all of us, February's game of the month is Nefarious. Nefarious is a 2D action platformer where you play as plucky supervillain Crow, a witty mechanical genius from a long line of bird-themed bad guys. Your goal? Why, to capture princesses to power your death ray and subdue … Continue reading Oddball Game of the Month – Nefarious