John Gillooly

Labs Brief: Microsoft Sculpt Comfort Mouse

Labs Brief: Microsoft Sculpt Comfort Mouse

Microsoft continues to deliver niche mice for touch enthusiasts.
By John Gillooly Dec 4 2013, 11:11AM
Review: Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Review: Samsung Galaxy Note 3

While not for everybody, this is far and away the best Phablet to date.
By John Gillooly Nov 29 2013, 10:53AM
The golden age of SSD variety ends as OCZ files for bankruptcy

The golden age of SSD variety ends as OCZ files for bankruptcy

The number of SSD manufacturers continues to dwindle as Toshiba looks to pick over the bones of OCZ.
By John Gillooly Nov 28 2013, 11:24AM
Unboxed: Western Digital Black2 Dual Drive

Unboxed: Western Digital Black2 Dual Drive

One thing that was never on our bucket list was shooting an unboxing gallery of a hard drive. But WD's latest enthusiast product certainly deserves the treatment.
By John Gillooly Nov 26 2013, 12:01PM
Labs Brief: Jabra Wireless Sports

Labs Brief: Jabra Wireless Sports

Jabra offers up a hands-free solution for the sporting minded.
By John Gillooly Nov 18 2013, 11:14AM
Labs Brief: Kobo Aura

Labs Brief: Kobo Aura

Kobo's e-reader is really good at what it does, but price is an issue.
By John Gillooly Nov 13 2013, 11:09AM
Labs brief: Intel DC53427HYE NUC

Labs brief: Intel DC53427HYE NUC

Intel continues to refine its Next Unit of Computing devices, but they could use a bit more grunt...
By John Gillooly Nov 12 2013, 10:19AM
Xmas Gift Guide: Luxury Tech

Xmas Gift Guide: Luxury Tech

These are the best of the best - the ultimate in tech. Getting someone one of these mighty tech toys is a true show of your incredible taste!
By David Hollingworth, John Gillooly Nov 11 2013, 3:40PM
A second look at the Free to Play ARPG Marvel Heroes

A second look at the Free to Play ARPG Marvel Heroes

With the game about to hit version 2.0, we return to this rapidly evolving online game, and like what we see.
By John Gillooly Nov 7 2013, 1:36PM
Review: Acer V7

Review: Acer V7

This laptop is definitive Proof that not all ultrabooks are created equal.
By John Gillooly Nov 6 2013, 10:49AM
Unboxed: Google's Nexus 5

Unboxed: Google's Nexus 5

Google's next generation Nexus phone just landed in the PC&TA offices, so we ignored the race that stops the nation and got busy unboxing.
By John Gillooly, Josh Lundberg Nov 5 2013, 4:09PM
Unboxed: Microsoft's Surface Pro 2

Unboxed: Microsoft's Surface Pro 2

The second generation, Haswell based, Windows 8 tablet from Microsoft has finally landed in the labs, along with the type and touch covers.
By John Gillooly Nov 4 2013, 4:39PM
Labs Brief: Corsair Voyager Air

Labs Brief: Corsair Voyager Air

Corsair gets into external storage with a handy and stylish wireless model.
By John Gillooly Nov 1 2013, 11:56AM
Is AMD selling out its users in order to compete with Nvidia's GeForce Experience?

Is AMD selling out its users in order to compete with Nvidia's GeForce Experience?

AMD's parternship with Raptr feels hastily put together, and we aren't happy with having the gaming social network automatically installed with our drivers.
By John Gillooly Oct 31 2013, 11:36AM
Livescribe unveils an iOS 7 focused third generation smartpen

Livescribe unveils an iOS 7 focused third generation smartpen

The latest generation of smartpen sports some great new features, but only for a small subset of users.
By John Gillooly Oct 28 2013, 3:01PM
Labs Brief: Toshiba TY-SP1

Labs Brief: Toshiba TY-SP1

Toshiba tackles the mini Bluetooth speaker market with a handy, but under-powered product.
By John Gillooly Oct 24 2013, 10:30AM
Labs Brief: Sandisk Extreme II SSD

Labs Brief: Sandisk Extreme II SSD

Sandisk goes extreme with its latest SSD offering - and we like it!
By John Gillooly Oct 23 2013, 11:23AM
Where to find the Windows 8.1 update

Where to find the Windows 8.1 update

WIndows 8.1 is available, but it isn't where you would expect. Plus Microsoft has finally released a Remote Desktop client for iOS and Android devices.
By John Gillooly Oct 18 2013, 11:24AM
Labs Brief: Seagate Backup Plus

Labs Brief: Seagate Backup Plus

Seagate delivers a great external option for those with hefty backup needs.
By John Gillooly Oct 16 2013, 1:52PM
AMD Radeon R9 290X price pops up, but is it real?

AMD Radeon R9 290X price pops up, but is it real?

The limited Battlefield 4 edition of AMD's new high end GPU has popped up on a retailer's website, complete with a $799 pricetag and late October availability.
By John Gillooly Oct 10 2013, 3:12PM