SilverStone NT06-E CPU Cooler Review

January 14, 2009,   has blogged 275  posts

Pcwizkid’s review of the SilverStone NT06-E CPU Cooler is another very decent video based review. This cooler does look pretty impressive though its temperatures where pretty decent. One thing I would like to see on a cooler like this is the temps on the Ram. Although it wasn’t achieving overclocking cooling temps it could have …

Hand Carved PC Case Mod

January 10, 2009,   has blogged 275  posts

Mr. Valerie Beetle from Pervomayske city located in the south of the Ukraine, did something classical to a PC mod with his spare time.This PC mod looks like something straight out of Chinese imperial rule. I would love to have one of these bad boys sitting on my desk, alas I haven’t the spare time …

HOW TO MAKE A WIFI EXTENDER

January 10, 2009,   has blogged 275  posts

You too can gain anywhere from 9-12 db just from sticking something that looks like a mixture of a paranoids schizophrenic’s anti-alien helmet, and a toilet paper roll on your wireless router. This sounds insane as I am sure you just audibly said out loud to your self while reading this, but the basic science …

Make Your own Toothbrush Robot

January 10, 2009,   has blogged 275  posts

This little bristle bot is awesome because it is so simple, there are a number of other little bots our there that do similar things but I must say this is pretty ingenious. I am definitely going to try this out, maybe even take it a step up like a hair brush with a xbox …

Avoid Blocks on Your Internet Connection at Work and School

January 3, 2009,   has blogged 275  posts

Most of us born after 78 have either dealt with it in school or at work: blocked internet sites. You hop on at lunch our or a break to check out your favorite site, just to find out the system admin blocked it out. Don’t curse, don’t bash your head against the wall, just check …

Make Your Own Lie Detector Video Tutorial

January 3, 2009,   has blogged 275  posts

If you have even the slightest back ground in soldering and electronics you can do this hack very simply. Every one loves lie detectors or I should say everyone would like to use one on someone other then themselves. The basic principles  of a simple lie detector aren’t that much different from a full on …

Make Your Own Laser Security System

January 2, 2009,   has blogged 275  posts

This is an awesome cheap way to protect your home. Sure it may not contact the police but the burglar doesn’t know that. This is by far one of the best security hacks I have seen, not only for its simplicity but also its functionality. One way you could improve on it just a little …

Secretly Record Anyone – Spy Sunglasses

January 2, 2009,   has blogged 275  posts

This is an awesome hack it would be good for anyone into sports like snowboarding etc. The whole things has minimal cost compared to helmet cams. It also has a creepy side to for all of those disturbed stalkers out there it has a veritable cornucopia of potential uses a great hack to say the …

Cooler Master Ultimate Series 700W PSU Review

December 24, 2008,   has blogged 275  posts

Pcwizkid reviews The Cooler Master Ultimate Series 700W PSU. In todays world of PCI-E cards, sli and, cross fire Power is a must have. Coming up short in your wattages, or getting a sub par PSU with poor temperature regulation could and will make a normally stable system useless. Cooler master are the right guys …

NZXT Tempest – Mid Tower Case Review

December 21, 2008,   has blogged 275  posts

Pcwizkid’s review of the NZXT Tempest Mid Tower Case. When looking over this case it reminds me a lot of the Thermaltake m9 case. I love the new tool less design of these cases and there cooling is incredible. The blue led’s are always a nice bonus but again the blue led’s seem to be …

Intec Silicone Skins Xbox 360 Controller Skin Review

December 18, 2008,   has blogged 275  posts

If there is one thing that is for sure is that games love comfort. Gamers also like bargains and one thing that peripheral designers like Intec have is inexpensive accessories. I have used a number of different skins and controllers in the past there isn’t a lot that blows my mind these days, one thing …

“In-Touch” MP4 Player Review

December 13, 2008,   has blogged 275  posts

We have all seen them kicking around on ebay and other sites out there. That’s right the classic Chinese knock off electronics. The “in-touch” iPod touch knock off mp4 player will be one of many reviews we do here on Overclockershq based on knock offs of well known gadgets. Personally I love knock offs, sure …

CoolIT USB Beverage Cooler Review

December 10, 2008,   has blogged 275  posts

For now lets just pretend it’s a nice day outside and it’s not winter here in North America. In fact it is so hot the thought of going outside makes you sick to your stomach. It is a great day to kick back and relax and play some games while sweating your (expletive inserted here) …