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...

How to start streaming games on a budget

Now that we’re able to live stream at the click of a button and make use of open source broadcasting and capturing tools, becoming a video game streamer is more affordable and easier than ever before. And with news articles reporting how successful game streamers pull...

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...

6 budget-friendly tips for setting up a PC gaming room

As exciting as it is when you get to set up your own dedicated PC gaming room, it’s easy to get overwhelmed with the number of options available, or to get carried away with all the shiny new gaming gear available in the market. If you’re working with a limited...