Get money back for LCD monitor you bought a decade ago

Canadian businesses and individuals that bought a LCD monitor between 1998 and 2006 are due to receive a retroactive discount, after two law firms announce they have reached a settlement with electronics manufacturers

Published on: September 11th, 2014 Brian Jackson

HP rolls out new DreamColor displays at NAB 2014

Hewlett-Packard Co. has launched two new displays at the NAB Show in Las Vegas this week, touted as providing better colour accuracy than ever – and heavily slashing the price compared to its

Published on: April 9th, 2014 Candice So

HP monitors come with touchscreen, ergonomically friendly

Hewlett-Packard Corp. released a new line of desktops today, looking to attract a more specialized consumer demographic by building products with ergonomics, touch screens, and gaming in mind. Running on Windows 8, HP’s

Published on: September 5th, 2013 Candice So

Acer launches new monitors geared towards IT

Acer America Corp. has released two new lines of monitors aimed at IT employees, ones that come with slimmer bodies, mobile stands, sharply defined images and that are touted as environmentally friendly. Both

Published on: May 3rd, 2013 Candice So

IBM reverse engineers brain for prototype chip

IBM has created prototype chips that could mimic brain-like functionality, which the company said is an "unprecedented" step forward in creating intelligent computers that collect, process and understand data quickly.The prototype chips will

Published on: August 18th, 2011 Juan Carlos Perez

SyncMaster P2370 — a great hybrid monitor for home-based workers

Many Canadian computer users are looking for devices that fit a double bill – productivity workhorse and downtime entertainment unit.This is especially so today, with telecommuting becoming increasingly popular, and the progressive growth

Published on: August 19th, 2009 Nestor Arellano

Thrice lucky – How to create a triple-screen workstation display real cheap

It's too bad the late George Carlin never updated his classic '70s comedy monologue "A place for my stuff" for the Digital Age. Here's how I imagine it would've gone:That's all you need

Published on: June 16th, 2009 Eric Lai

Trip monitor helps Canadian drivers slash insurance premiums

Have you ever thought how great it would be if your insurance company rep could accompany you on your drive to work – and then impressed by your careful driving offer you a

Published on: August 21st, 2008 Nestor Arellano

How to use old parts to build a new PC for free

Ah, the joy of summer storms. A recent one involving a flooded basement (a torrential downpour traveled down a chipmunk burrow that led to an otherwise enclosed basement window with a broken windowpane)

Published on: August 1st, 2008 Jeff Radecki

A three-step guide to building a multi-screen workstation really cheap

It's too bad the late George Carlin never updated his classic '70s comedy monologue "A place for my stuff" for the Digital Age. Here's how I imagine it would've gone: That's all you

Published on: July 21st, 2008 Eric Lai