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...

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...