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  • Online storage…Is it worth it?

    Online storage…Is it worth it?

    Recently there has been a massive uproar about online storage security, with celebrities Jennifer Lawrence and Scarlet Johannson to name a couple, suffering nude photo leaks onto the web. It has spawned another debate about how much it costs to maintain your right to have […]

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  • Everything you need to know about the iPhone 6 & 6 Plus

    Everything you need to know about the iPhone 6 & 6 Plus

      As you know smartphones need something to set them apart in order for them to do well. Well, Apple have been working on the iPhone 6 & 6 Plus which was official unveiled yesterday. So when we got all the information we started to […]

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  • Technology from a Student’s Perspective

    Technology from a Student’s Perspective

    If you’re a first year university student right now, chances are you’ll be getting the swing of student life. Once alien concepts such as lectures, seminars, the student union and halls of residence won’t seem quite so unfamiliar to you now and you’ll be loving every […]

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    The Microsoft Surface- the end of the Laptop?

    Here in the Dabs office, we’re all very excited. And when I say we’re all very excited, what I really mean is I’m very excited. The tech-nerd in me has risen right to the top today as I have discovered Microsoft’s first ever tablet and […]

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    Building the ultimate video editing PC: Part 3

    If you’re a regular reader of our blog, you’ll have seen that talented animation designer Alex Amelines has been sharing his words of wisdom when it comes to building a PC for editing and creating videos. In his previous posts (part One and part Two) […]

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    Building the ultimate video editing PC: Part 2

    In the second of our posts looking at building the ultimate video editing PC, animation designer Alex Amelines provides additional advice on choosing the best component for building the ultimate video editing PC. This post looks at the best software to use, and discusses how […]

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    Black Ops 2: are you ready for it?

    If you thought the excitement couldn’t get any greater than with the original Black Ops, then you were wrong. Announced recently, Black Ops 2 is promising to deliver even more of what fans want. While it might almost be crossing over into Modern Warfare territory […]

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  • HP TopShot FI

    3D Scanning on the HP TopShot LaserJet Pro M275

    Can new technology turn printing, copying and scanning from mundane to exciting?  The HP TopShot is attempting to do just that, and here’s how. At we often come across new exciting technology – that’s a large part of why we do what we do […]

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  • AMD Radeon HD 7700 series fi

    AMD Radeon 7700 series GPU

    AMD are on a fast-paced launch schedule at the moment with a number of GPUs being launched, this week I’d like to have a quick look at the Radeon 7000 series, carrying with it the 28nm Graphics Core Next architecture first introduced in Tahiti.  If […]

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  • WD TV Live Hub interface

    Western Digital WDTV Live Hub: first steps to a connected home

    If you hang around the Dabs team for more than about 3 minutes, you’ll undoubtedly hear the phrase ‘connected home’, in fact, you’ll probably hear a few times, the reason being is that we think it is not only the future but an imminent future […]

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