Month: November 2014

Mind helping drugs

Most people have already heard about Ritalin. For those who haven’t, here’s a recap from Wikipedia: Methylphenidate (trade names Concerta, Methylin, Ritalin, Equasym XL, Quillivant XR) is a substituted phenethylamine and psychostimulant drug used for the treatment of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome and narcolepsy. Methylphenidate has been studied and researched for …

[Updated] Review | Minix Neo X8-H 4K TV Box

[Update at end of article] Tech Specs: Minix Neo X8-H Android TV Box CPU: Amlogic S802-H Quad Core 2.0Ghz (Cortex-A9) GPU: Mali-450 RAM: 2 GigaByte DDR3 Storage: 16 GigaByte Nand Flash Expansion: SD Card Slot, support max 64 GigaByte (reported to support up to 128 GigaByte) Wireless Communication: 802.11n Dual Band Wi-Fi (2.4GHz/5.8GHz), Bluetooth 4.0 Dimensions: 135*125*25mm Weight: 292 Grams Packaging …

Why do games still fail to show realistic graphics?

It may seem like a strange statement, accompanied by a screenshot from one of the latest and greatest hits on PC and consoles – “Call of duty: Advanced warfare” which features the digitized image of Kevin Spacey in quite a massive amount of detail. But that comes to show the point: graphics in video games …