Power Ethernet replaces your double-gang plug socket with 4-port Powerline connectivity

Gerald Lynch Broadband, Tech Digest news 2 Comments

Having Wi-Fi woes indoors? Then you may be considering getting a Powerline Ethernet connection kit. But before you dive into your pockets for a set-up from NetGear or Devolo, take a look at this new solution from a company called…

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CeBIT 2011 VIDEO: 3D streaming with Devolo dLAN 500 AVplus powerline networking kit

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Powerline networking is becoming an ever-more convenient way to manage a consistent connection to the internet at home without having unsightly Ethernet cables running along the walls, utilising the electrical wiring of your house to throw data around instead….

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Bigfoot Networks launch the Killer 2100 gaming network card

Gerald Lynch Computers, Gaming, Peripherals, Tech Digest news Leave a Comment

Lag making your frag-count sag? Getting over-run by Left 4 Dead 2's zombie-horde time and again due to stuttering connection issues. Then take a look at Bigfoot Networks' latest gaming network card, the Killer 2100. Tailored specifically to the needs…

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Google Buzz social network: Buzzing or boring?

Gerald Lynch Facebook, Features, Google, Tech Digest news, Twitter, Web 2.0 2 Comments

Google have entered the social networking fray with their new Buzz network. It's not the first time they've tried their hand at social networking (their Orkut network has a very respectable 100 million users), but by integrating it into…

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Samsung UE40B8000 LCD LED Backlit TV – Review

Gerald Lynch Features, HDTV, Reviews, Tech Digest news 1 Comment

Name: UE40B8000 (Samsung) Type: 40" LCD LED Backlit TV Specs: Contrast Ratio: Mega Contrast 5,000,000:1 Resolution: Full HD (1920 x 1080p) Connectivity:4x HDMI, Digital Audio (Optical), PC, DVI, Component, Composite, Ethernet, RF, 2x USB, Scart Speakers: 2x 10 watts SRS…

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Tories plan super-fast broadband network by 2017

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The Conservative party have vowed to deliver a super-fast broadband network to UK homes by 2017. Is this a case of pre-election carrot-dangling or do the Tories have some concrete plans up their sleeves? The Tories plan to end BT's…

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Devolo dLAN 200 AVplus Starter Kit- Review

Gerald Lynch Features, Internet, Reviews, Tech Digest news 9 Comments

Name: Devolo dLAN 200 AVplus Starter Kit Type: Powerline network adapter set Price: £119.99 (Maplin) The world has become pretty comfortable with the idea of wireless internet, sending data over the air from wireless routers to all sorts of internet…

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Cello iViewer – Review

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Name: iViewer (Cello) Type: 32" LCD TV Specs: Contrast ratio: 3,000:1 Resolution: Full HD (1920 x 1080p) Connectivity: 2x HDMI, Composite, VGA, PC Audio, S-Video, 2x Scart, RF, 2x USB, Ethernet Speakers: Nicam Stereo 2x 10 W Dimensions:22"H (including…

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