Author: Ludo Morgan

Processor History

CPUs have gone through many changes through the short years since Intel came out with the first one. IBM chose Intel’s 8088 processor for the brains of the first …

SCSI

SCSI is an entirely different interface than the more popular IDE. It is more of a system level interface, meaning that it does not only deal with disk drives.

Maximizing G400 Performance

Matrox has been making quality graphics cards for over 23 years now, and it shows; their graphic cards have always been among the best on the market. The last …

Ultimate Guide to Networking: Part One

Welcome to Part One of HardwareCentral’s Ultimate Guide to Networking! We’ll start the guide with an introduction to networking, a run-through of networking terms and lingo, and descriptions of …

SDRAM vs. RDRAM, Facts and Fantasy

Our recent ‘Lies, Damned Lies and a Different Perspective’ article has raised quite a controversy. However, that article only skimmed the surface of the underlying issues..

Iwill Slocket II Review

It’s unfortunate to see, but it happens–otherwise excellent products slowed in their tracks by poor support and backing. Such is the case with Intel’s Pentium III 500E and 550E …

Creative Labs Sound Blaster Live!

EAX and 3D Sound With the increasingly popularity of 3D sound support in games and Microsoft’s inclusion of DirectSound 3D in DirectX, Creative Labs decided to develop their own …