Which gaming console should you get?

Maybe you’re shopping around for a new gaming console for your kid. Maybe your last console spluttered and died on you. Maybe you’ve been marooned on a desert island for the past two decades. Either way you want to buy a new game console (and maybe play...

What is a WiFi mesh system and should you get one?

WiFi mesh systems are the latest growing trend in the world of home WiFi, replacing “traditional” routers with a new way of delivering internet connectivity throughout your home. Why? WiFi mesh systems are a great and rather easy-to-implement solution to the problem...

The Fast and the Furious Pt 2: How can I improve my latency?

Now we have a pretty good idea of what latency is, how might we shave off a handful of those tiny precious milliseconds? As mentioned in our last article, getting a broadband plan with enough bandwidth can help your latency but only to a certain extent. The bandwidth...

The Fast and the Furious Pt 1: What is Latency Really?

As a gamer you’ve probably heard of latency, or related terms such as “ping” or “lag”. They’re not the same thing, although they are closely related. You probably know that latency is important and it’s something to do with the speed of your internet connection. But...

Tips for getting PC gaming accessories on a budget

Not all of us have the luxury of setting up a whole gaming room, some of us just want to get most bang out of our buck and own a decent gaming setup. The good news is that you can still have a solid PC gaming experience on a tight budget. Let’s break it down to the...