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Mixtape.moe, and other pomf.se clones offer a really simple way to easily upload your images to the internet. Since they are open source, it is also dead simple to set it up on your own server to use as a sort of "imgur clone." The upside to this is having full control of your content. If you ne...

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I purchased this for my i5 4690k as an upgrade from the stock cooler as I wanted quieter fans and the ability to OC. When I got it I couldn't believe how heavy it was. The package comes with the heatsink and two fans for optimal CPU cooling. The 1 fan can adjust up or down to fit higher DIMMs. M...

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I wanted to have cheap 10 gigabit transfer speeds to my unRAID server for file transfers so I picked up a pair of Mellanox Connect X-2 SFP+ cards and a 1m SFP+ cable. Installing it was easy, simply slotted it in an open PCIe x16 slot in my server and my desktop (note that it takes up 8 lanes). P...

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I've been using this mousepad for a few months now. The reasons I purchased this particular mouse pad was because it had no ugly designs or logos on it and that it was huge. I absolutely hate mousepads with unnecessary branding and logos. All I want for a mousepad is to be a simple surface for m...

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The Asus VE228H is a fantastic screen for the price. 21.5", 1080p, speakers, 60hz, HDMI, VGA, and DVI-D for (at the time of buying) $104.99. Plus, unlike some other cheap monitors, it has VESA mounting holes which makes it the perfect candidate to wall mount. To wall mount it I bought a cheap...

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