Tag Archives: Hardware

Partition your HDD to increase performance

When a good friend gave me a laptop, the quad core (Intel i3), 6 Gb Ram seemed slow.   Thinking back to an old post, Resizing your HDD to increase performance, I decided to see what the difference in performance would … Continue reading

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Stats2000 Collect information about your files

Here’s an older program from contactplus.com that I have used for years.   This program is old but works on newer operating systems.   This powerful little freeware shows you size and detailed file information about your drives.

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Tobii Introduces Gaze Interface for Windows 8

Tobii tracking software will be at CES 2012.   This amazing software and hardware track your eye movement and allow you to use Windows 8 without touching your mouse or screen.  Read their press release.

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An expert’s review of solid state drives

Brandon and some of the other students including myself dream of having a solid state drive.  Bill Mullins recently purchased a solid state drive and gives and excellent review of how solid state drives are truly the way to go. … Continue reading

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Hard Drive Freeware

The HD Doctor Blog has dozens of Freeware utilities for hard drive information and maintenance. Go check it out.

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What kind of hardware are you running?

Want to know more about the hardware you are running?  How about a small program that has a small benchmark, sensor program and shows detailed information about your video card and cpu? HWInfo comes in both 32 bit and 64 … Continue reading

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Computer Hardware and Memory Charts

Computer hardware and memory charts can be found on Geekologie. An excellent resource for identifying computer hardware. D. Babian, GSAE

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