Khalid Al-Qhatani, Author at Techin5's Posts

Sony’s new Playstation 3D TV

Sony’s new Playstation 3D TV

Sony recently revealed their 3D Playstation TV at the recently concluded Gaming Event E3, and it’s looks mighty enticing if we don’t say so ourselves. Sony’s Playstation 3D TV has a few interesting feature’s which we’ve never really seen in home products, so without further hesitation let’s get into it. What is 3D? First of all, you might be wondering what a 3D ... »

The ASUS Eee PC – The New Generation?

The ASUS Eee PC – The New Generation?

 The first Eee PC released was back in 2007, if you were aware of what was going on back then, then it was basically a turning point in computer technology as to where laptops were heading. The Eee PC was first designed to be an ultra portable notebook, which then made led to the use of the word we are so familiar with today – “the netbook”. Now days, all the other computer brands are start... »

A Guide to Cloud: Google and Microsoft Apart

A Guide to Cloud: Google and Microsoft Apart

  So you might find yourselves asking what is The ‘Cloud’? Well, Cloud is basically a way of storing your information online, just like a network, and you can share it with other users. Cloud, was most likely inspired from the concept of Cloud computing (hence the name), Cloud computing in laymen’s terms means to share applications and services on-demand from a networks, basically something a... »

Dell Streak Pro vs Samsung Galaxy 10.1

Dell Streak Pro vs Samsung Galaxy 10.1

Dell Streak Pro There has been some speculation on whether dell ever intended to release a 10 inch tablet, and come June, Dell finally intends on releasing their 10 inch version to compete with other 10 inch tablets on the market place. To be honest, I’ve been looking forward for this for quite some time. The specs for the device are as follows:- 10” display WXGA (Wide screen resolution) (resoluti... »

LiveProfile – Connecting different SmartPhone Platforms through Chat

LiveProfile – Connecting different SmartPhone Platforms through Chat

Live Profile I was going through all of the different emails and IM’s I’ve received on my blackberry over the year and I stumbled upon this new application that you might have heard of it. It’s called LiveProfile, and it’s a way to connect the 3 different smartphones platforms (iPhone, Blackberry, Android) together. Don’t you have a friend that has a different smartphone brand and you’ve always wa... »

Dropbox – Always have your stuff, wherever you are

Dropbox – Always have your stuff, wherever you are

Introduction What is Dropbox? Well it’s a program that I happened to have stumbled upon the other day, and decided that I’d gave it a try (I suggest you do too!). It basically allows you to share files with other Dropbox users. So what makes this different from any other program or app? Well I found out that it’s possible to share files between a computer and Apple, Android, and Blackberry devices... »

Review – Crysis 2

Review – Crysis 2

  Well it’s finally been released; the game many PC gamers have been waiting for – Crysis 2! To be frank, I’ve been waiting for this game to come out for quite some time, ever since I heard they might release it. This time, the game has been produced for the xbox360 and PS3 too, for gamers to enjoy the game on consoles for the first time. For newcomers to Crysis, it’s a game that has be... »

Firefox 4 released

Firefox 4 released

Mozilla Firefox is one of the best internet browsers available, if not the best. The latest version of Firefox was launched yesterday, on the 22nd of March and its known as Mozilla Firefox 4. There have been release candidates available to test for a while, but the final release has been launched and is available for download now. I have been using Internet Explorer for my entire life, and never f... »

Review – Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit

Review – Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit

As with most Need For Speed titles, the game revolves around fast cars and racing. Need For Speed: Hot Pursuit (NFS:HP) was released at the end of 2010 for the PS3, Xbox 360, Wii, PC, as well as for the iPad, iPod Touch, and iPhone, from Apple. The game takes us back to the same style and theme of the original Hot Pursuit, which was released 12 years ago, in 1998 (a bit of Gaming History for you g... »

The Computer

The Computer

The Computer The PC (Personal computer) is the general name given to a computer that can achieve what the user wants it to do, his/her basic needs. Today, a PC can come in a different shapes and sizes, such as a desktop and a laptop as well as other forms such as a tablet (the iPad etc.) and handheld devices. All PCs have a general input and output devices along with them, to communicate with the ... »