Are Cheap AliExpress PTFE Skates Worth It?
A smooth mouse glide depends on the mousepad surface you are using but also on the mouse skates and how scratched up they are. If you like using fast hybrid pads or hard pads like the SkyPad 3.0 just like me then you would have been faced with the same dilemma – how do I […]
The Best Keycap Profiles for Gaming
Keycap sets are the easiest mod you can do to your keyboard to make it look and sound nicer. If you are new to the custom keyboard market you might have missed that not all keycaps come in the same shapes and sizes, and depending on your preferences certain keycap sets might be better or […]
Do Video Games Really Cause Violence?
Misconceptions tend to ruin experiences, whether of those purchasing an electric vehicle, or of someone letting their child play video games. With beginnings in the 1970s, video games were blamed for all sorts of violent tendencies that children would exhibit. Things got worse in the early 2000s, with the widespread availability of the internet. From […]
Making Your Discord Faster – Discord Modding
Discord states clearly in their user agreement that third-party Discord clients are prohibited and your account can get banned for using them. The question then becomes – what can you do to speed up your Discord experience beyond manually stripping elements from the install folder? Luckily for us, there is a pretty large mod library […]
Ungoogled-Chromium – Better Google Chrome
Min-maxing resources is quite a fun game for some or a necessity for others and it can be applied to many apps on your PC. One of the main ways you interact with your computer is through a web browser, and depending on your priorities (speed, privacy, customizability, etc) you will end up using a […]
Further Clarification on HPET Settings
As explained in this previous article HPET or the High Precision Event Timer is a suboptimal setting if you are trying to get the best FPS stability and the lowest latency/most stable polling rate. While disabling it and just using the CPU TSC timer is a great start for most there are a couple of […]
G-Wolves HSK Pro 4K – The Fingertip Endgame (For Now)
Because of the constant mouse releases people interested in the enthusiast peripherals market become pretty numb to the excitement of a new mouse, but once in a while a product comes along that is truly game-changing in one aspect or another, forcing you to get on the hype train. The G-Wolves HSK Pro 4K is […]
All-in-one PC Pros And Cons
Not everyone is a tech enthusiast and is willing to invest their time, energy and money into purchasing separate components to build a better, on paper, PC; some people just want a pre-built PC, or an all in one PC. While all in one PCs are typically associated with office work, due to their practicality […]
Controller Deadzone – How to Find and Fix It
Plugging in a new device and setting it up can be a nuisance, especially if you want to get into a competitive game. Controllers are not new, by technology standards, but for some people, they might be the newest smartphone with an unknown operating system. Apart from the standard controller options that have to be […]
UEFI Vs BIOS – What’s The Difference?
Hardware is developing so rapidly that we typically don’t have time to stop and see what changed and what benefits we are reaping. Installing operating systems used to be more difficult, during times when there wasn’t networking support, nor the ability to see a preview of your system of choice. BIOS or Basic Input Output […]
What is USB4? – Everything You Need to Know
As technology progresses, we get new iterations of already existing standards, such as USB. The current version of USB, namely USB4 or USB 4 if you ask the internet, is a cut above the previous version. With faster transfer speeds as one of the improvements, USB4 already has more up its sleeve. Unfortunately, USB4 followed […]
The Best Competitive Overwatch 2 Settings
The goal of these recommendations when it comes to OW2 settings is all based on the premise of gaining the lowest possible latency and the most stable/highest FPS. These settings were tested on 2 PCs and only 4 Windows installs therefore our sample size is not nearly enough to account for all the possible variables […]