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Jamie Balfour'sArticles

Intel's CPU history 1971 - 2008
29Jan2010 / Technology
This article describes Intel's processors to date. It is an up to date overview of all Intel processors as well as a bit of history about the computing world at the time.
Intel's CPU history 1971 - 2008
Underclocking and overclocking a computer system
04May2010 / Technology
Overclocking permits you to breath new life into an older system. However, not all computers are overclockable so make sure yours can overclock before coming to this article.
Underclocking and overclocking a computer system
Why I'm not going for an iPhone again
19Apr2011 / Technology
After obtaining my first smartphone in 2005, I discover how things with Microsoft's mobile operating system have changed and how it offers a good alternative to Apple's iPhone.
Why I'm not going for an iPhone again
A tribute to Steve Jobs
06Oct2011 / Technology
One man who created so many great devices and brought Apple from the bottom of the board right to the top.
A tribute to Steve Jobs
AV connectivity in 2011
08Nov2011 / Technology
With so many video connectors out there such as VGA, DVI, HDMI and DisplayPort, choosing the right connection is hard. This article will look at all of those connectors and explain them in detail.
AV connectivity in 2011
Inheritance in object oriented programming languages
21Aug2012 / Technology
Inheritance is a very useful technique when programming. This article will look at it's importance and how it can help save time and money.
Inheritance in object oriented programming languages
Cloud computing - clearing up the clouds
08Nov2012 / Technology
The future is the cloud. This article aims to clear up any misty thoughts about this excellent technology.
Cloud computing - clearing up the clouds
A look at BitTorrents
16Nov2012 / Technology
BitTorrents are used by millions of people, but how good are they? This article explores BitTorrents applications and how they work.
A look at BitTorrents
Sold on solid state
21Dec2012 / Technology
My solid state drive, an OCZ Agility 2, has just failed. My plan is to get a new one. Why would I trust them again though?
Sold on solid state
HDMI vs DisplayPort
01Oct2013 / Technology
HDMI vs DisplayPort is a common argument and I feel quite strongly in favour of DisplayPort. In this article I am going to discuss the advantages of each
HDMI vs DisplayPort
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