Asus ROG Strix XG258Q, another Gaming monitor more expensive than good

Asus has announced the launching of a new  Gaming monitor which will be added to its ROG Strix products catalog. It is about the monitor Asus ROG Strix XG258Q, designed for games of the kind eSports and with pretty advanced characteristics, but one which, once again, has been added with a lot of unnecessary little lights that make its price extremely expensive: Even when it is a full HD monitor, Asus ask for it nothing less than $499 dollars.

Let us talk first about the characteristics and then we will value the price. The Asus ROG Strix XG258Q mounts a LED-TN of Full HD resolution. Knowing this, you will understand that the monitor cannot be very expensive, can it?. Well, the panel has logically 1ms of time of response, and Asus offers it in two variants: The first with NVIDIA G-Sync and the other one with AMD FreeSync, being the option with FreeSync $50 dollars cheaper. The best part of this monitor is its refresh rate, so that it goes from 48 to 240 Hz. It is really laudable. Continue reading Asus ROG Strix XG258Q, another Gaming monitor more expensive than good

How to fix the battery problems in Android caused by Google play services

Google play services

In the last hours the app of Google Play Services system was updated to the version 11.7.46 to correct some lesser performance problems, but the solution seems to have been worse than the sickness. And it is because many users warn that after installing the update they have found themselves having severe problems of battery in Android.

If you have gone through problems of battery in Android in the last hours, keeping the same usage in your cell phone, maybe the fault is on Google Play services, just as it is warned from Reddit. There are some users there who started complaining about the fact that the update of this service is wearing down the battery of their smartphones (no matter what model it is) in an alarming way. In fact, even when the problem seems to prevail, especially on the Google Pixel and One Plus devices, none is safe from being affected with this problem that, fortunately, has a solution. Continue reading How to fix the battery problems in Android caused by Google play services

HDMI 2.1 is already official, and will be prepared for screens 10K

HDMI 2.1

At the begginings of this year we talked to you about the new standard HDMI 2.1 presented in the CES,a draft of the new standard which would come definitly at the end of 2017 and that will have a support for HDR dynamic. Some hours ago, the official specifications of the new standard HDMI 2.1 have been made known, and they are coming with some very interesting novelties and surprises related to the initial draft.

The HDMI 2.1 is a standard developed thinking specially of the future in order to, besides being able to take advantage at the most of the televisions UHD of last generation they will also be able to get benefits of the potential of the future models gifted with panels Super Hi-Vision. Continue reading HDMI 2.1 is already official, and will be prepared for screens 10K

Best VPN 2018

If you’ve talked to your geeky friend about security and anonymity, asking him what you can do to stop others from watching what you do on the internet or access to internet sites that are blocked in Italy, they’ll almost certainly have talked to you about VPN services. I know this is something that may seem hard to master at first, but, with the required knowledge, it’s a lot less complex than many people think, and can certainly turn out to be very, very useful.

Straight away I can tell you that using a VPN is one of the most practical and effective solutions for “masking” your activities on the Internet and avoiding geographic censorship. It doesn’t guarantee you anonymity, at least not always, but it may help to prevent invasive tracking and, as mentioned above, avoid being located accurately during “raids” on the net.

To use a VPN you actually need very little, in some cases just a single click but, nevertheless, it’s better to study the subject a little and gain a bit of knowledge about it, if only to understand which service suits your needs. In the following guide, I’ll give you some basic information about VPNs, I’ll explain how they work and, finally, I’ll show you the best VPNs to rely on for good results. Are you ready to start? Good, because I promise that by following my tips you’ll be able to master these tools in no time. Happy reading and enjoy! Continue reading Best VPN 2018

Microsoft Edge for Android, the first stable version is already here: these arfe its characteristics

Microsoft Edge for Android

After a month of testing, today the Microsoft Edge navigator launches its first stable version for Android mobile devices.

During these weeks, Microsoft Edge has polished small flaws and adding new characteristics to offer a complete web navigator that’s trying to become another alternative to Chrome, Firefox, Opera, etc.

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Roccat celebrates 10 years of the Kone mouse and launches an AIMO special version

10 years ago, the German manufacturer Roccat launched the revolutionary mouse Kone, a device that made Gaming in a time when it was only beginning to be noticed, this is why it’s widely considered a pioneer. To celebrate ten years from its launch, Roccat has launched the Kone AIMO special edition, adding all of the best technology available now.

El Roccat Kone was one of the first peripherals in the market that had RGB lighting, a must now for a mouse in Gaming. From its launch, the Kone has had many variants, with better sensors in every release, ergonomics and illumination, and now with the AIMO the fabricant wants to add all the experience of these ten years of development to provide users with the best device possible.

Kone AIMO

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How and why to convert your JPG y PNG images to SVG

Photos or digital images come in a lot of formats. JPG, PNG y GIF are the most common, regardless there are other formats like SVG, that are used more every day. What are the differences between formats? What advantages do we have when using one or the other? These are the questions that many people have when saving, sharing or using different formats. Now, we’ll showcase how to convert JPG y PNG images to SVG and the pros and cons of this image format.

What is SVG image format and its advantages

SVG is an acronym for Scalable Vector Graphics, this means that images in this format, are digital images formed by vectoral graphics. JPG, PNG, and other formats are based on bit maps. In these formats, every pixel of the image saves its own information and zooming the image makes it look blurry.

JPG y PNG images to SVG

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Sets in Windows 10 could be the gratest change of interface since Windows 95

Windows 10

Microsoft does not stop surprising us with the new functios and characteristics that over the years and based on updates, bigger orless important, has been implementing in the different versions of Windows.

After bringing to the stage Windows 10, Redmond´s firm has proposed to create a whole “universe”centered in the las version of Windows where all types of apps are globalizad and multi platform services and that they work in any kind of devices in a synchronized way. This is, at least, one of the main goals of the company, it is something that is being achieved little by little. Continue reading Sets in Windows 10 could be the gratest change of interface since Windows 95