The Scrapyard Gaming PC Challenge – Results

8 weeks ago, my friend Nick challenged me to build the fastest gaming PC possible, for £450. A decent gaming rig usually costs over £1000, so this would be a good test of our hardware and overclocking knowledge. Unable to turn down a challenge, I accepted, and we agreed a prize of £50 Steam credit […]

The scrapyard gaming PC challenge

4 weeks ago, my friend Nick challenged me to build the fastest gaming PC possible, for £450. A decent gaming rig usually costs over £1000, so this would be a good test of our hardware and overclocking knowledge. Unable to turn down a challenge, I accepted, and we agreed a prize of £50 Steam credit […]

Good news! Flash Player v11 beta for Mac fixes everything

Flash Player v11 – currently in beta – seems to fix video playback stuttering and excessive CPU activity. Yes, you too can now watch smooth fullscreen videos on YouTube without feeling like your Macs fans are about to take off. Here’s what to do… Download the latest Flash Player v11 build from here:  http://labs.adobe.com/downloads/flashplayer11.html Run the installer, […]