VynZ Modern Life

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Getting into photography step 1 – Choosing the camera.

Long ago when people wanted to take more creative* photographs they would go to a camera store and buy a very expensive DSLR. Today, even regular digital cameras are getting … Continue reading

7 November, 2014 · Leave a comment

Microsoft Surface: Much improved, still unloved

In what some would describe as a very short time since the release of the Surface 2/Surface Pro 2 Microsoft has just launched the latest in its tablet line, the … Continue reading

21 May, 2014 · Leave a comment

Microsoft Surface Pro as a productivity machine

There is no arguing that tablets are ideal for content consumption. However so far content creation has fallen outside of the capability of tablets and their operating systems. In producing … Continue reading

7 March, 2014 · 1 Comment

The last of the Vaio Line

I am not a Sony fan boy and the only Vaio product I own is a mouse. However the news that Sony is selling its Vaio line of desktop and … Continue reading

9 February, 2014 · Leave a comment

An overview of the late 2013 Sony Vaio line-up

As a result of wanting a new laptop (I always want a new laptop) I have had the pleasure of going through most of the popular Sony Vaio models available … Continue reading

12 December, 2013 · 2 Comments

My returned HTC One

In an earlier blog, I complained about the state of the HTC One which was given to me. After a lot of written shouting and three weeks away from me, … Continue reading

29 September, 2013 · Leave a comment

How to service your laptop’s cooling system

Riaz (not his real name) has had his Dell Studio 1558 for three years. It was very powerfully configured and has given him good service. Recently however, his laptop began … Continue reading

29 September, 2013 · Leave a comment