Daniel Thompson

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Free-to-Play MechWarrior Online Offends Players With $500 Golden Mechs

MechWarrior Online was an anticipated resurgence of a once-popular franchise, but now it seems like it’s turning into a cautionary tale about the dangers of microtransactions in a free-to-play game. The MWO community is upset about a new “sale” that’s arrived in the game, just in time for Christmas.<p>…

Want a projector? Here's how to turn your smartphone into one - Pocket-lint

Attention Macgyver wannabes: You can now turn your smartphone into a home cinema projector using common household items.<p>Most people have experienced …

Surface Pro 2 teardown reveals an especially tricky repair

iFixit wasn't a fan of the original Surface Pro's poor serviceability, and its opinion isn't changing much with the Surface Pro 2. The fix-it-yourself shop has rated Microsoft's newest tablet a 1 out of 10 for repairability after finding that many of the previous model's challenges still exist. The …

Mac Pro (2013) vs Mac Pro (2012): What's the difference? - Pocket-lint

Apple has announced the release date and pricing details for the new, cylindrical Mac Pro. It looks nothing like the 2012 Mac Pro, and the price hike …

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Retina MacBook Pro (2013) vs Retina MacBook Pro (2012): What's the difference? - Pocket-lint

Apple has officially announced its next-generation Retina MacBook Pro, the laptop considered to be the go-to among students, professionals, and those …

ROCCAT's Power-Grid enters open beta, turns phones into PC control centers (video)

ROCCAT's Power-Grid has been slow in coming -- the smartphone-based PC assistant was originally supposed to launch last December. Nonetheless, gamers will be glad to hear that it's finally available to the public through an open beta. Both Android and iOS users can now control and monitor Windows …

Microsoft Surface Pro 2 review: a tablet that works best as a laptop

We could debate all day about whether the original Surface Pro was supposed to be more of a tablet, or a laptop with a detachable keyboard. Either way, we think we can agree on this: The original wasn't perfect in either role, not with its short battery life, heavy build and kickstand that wasn't …