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Kingston's Get Together with HardwareZone Members

Kingston's Get Together with HardwareZone Members

Nearly 70 attendees from our HardwareZone community joined us for an afternoon with Kingston while we gave a presentation on PC tech trends and explore Kingston's products. Attendees also stood a chance to win great prizes! For those who couldn't make it, here are some highlights, with video.

A Guide to the New HardwareZone.com

A Guide to the New HardwareZone.com

You probably have noticed the all new refreshed HardwareZone.com by now. But do you truly know what has changed and all the new features it offers? We give you a walk-through of the most pertinent functions and features to fully utilize the new site. Read on!

A Call from the Past - 10 Years of Mobile Phone Development

A Call from the Past - 10 Years of Mobile Phone Development

Once again, we take a trip down memory lane as we take stock of mobile phone technologies that have made an impression in the past decade, from the turn of the century, to its evolved successors of today. Check out some of the biggest highlights over the decade, from 1998 to 2008!

Enjoying a Decade of Portable Entertainment

Enjoying a Decade of Portable Entertainment

Portable digital entertainment has come a long way over the past decade. Take a good look at your portable media player and discover its evolution through the decade as we reminiscence its key developments and noteworthy implementations over the last ten years.

The Notebooks of Yore - Portable Past Meets Future

The Notebooks of Yore - Portable Past Meets Future

Your notebooks haven't always been that slim, lightweight, 1.3kg beauty that you're used to carrying around. Join us for a time warp as we take a trip back in time when portable computers of yore weighed in at a 'mere' 10.7kg.

From a Gigabyte to a Terabyte - 10 Years of Storage Development

From a Gigabyte to a Terabyte - 10 Years of Storage Development

Remember the days when one gigabyte seemed like all the storage space you'll ever need? Now, 500GB hard drives are commonplace and one terabyte hard drives are no longer head turners. Join us as we take a look back at the last ten years in storage development.

Voodoo Beginnings - 10 Years of GPU Development

Voodoo Beginnings - 10 Years of GPU Development

The graphics card has certainly come a long way. Join us as we take a trip down memory lane to the humble beginnings of the 3D graphics card, to the days when 3dfx still existed and NVIDIA cards still had a sensible nomenclature.

Total Recall - The Past Decade in Memory

Total Recall - The Past Decade in Memory

As the scratch pad for any form of computation, memory is an essential component of a computer. Join us in remembering the past ten years of memory developments in this Hardware Zone special.

Heart of the PC - 10 Years of Motherboards

Heart of the PC - 10 Years of Motherboards

For years, the motherboard has been the foundation for any PC and even as we march into the 21st century, it is still the case. Here, we look back at the past 10 years in the evolution of the motherboard from 1998 to 2008.

Sustaining Moore's Law - 10 Years of the CPU

Sustaining Moore's Law - 10 Years of the CPU

Over the years, we have seen the central processing unit or CPU of the computer shrink from the size of a house to that of a stamp while its raw processing power has increased exponentially. We take a look at how far CPUs have progressed in the last 10 years and the major highlights from 1998 to 2008.