First Thoughts on the Oculus Rift

Recently, thanks to Best Buy, I had the chance to try out The Oculus Rift VR headset, along with the unreleased Oculus Touch controllers. As a long time supporter of VR, I was very excited to try out the Rift, and so without further ado here are my first impressions of it. The Design The Rift is clearly sporting some outstanding design choices. It’s fabric finish is sleek, contemporary, and visually attractive. I can’t say much in the way it feels, because the staff were very hesitant to let anyone touch the headset itself – placing it on people for … Continue reading First Thoughts on the Oculus Rift

Gorsun Sport Headphones

I was looking for some new headphones, and I found these Gorsun Sport Headphones. With the unique design, I couldn’t resist trying them out. To start off, I would like to put in this disclaimer: I received these headphones for a discount in return for my honest review. If you read on, you’ll see my honest thoughts (including negatives). These headphones are okay. The design is new, and comfortable. The over-ear cable design worked flawlessly, and stayed in under many circumstances. The audio quality was, on the other hand, not-so-great. There’s a notable amount of white noise, and distortion when … Continue reading Gorsun Sport Headphones

GMYLE Dual Port USB 3.0 Expresscard Review

Expresscard may no longer be a popular feature on laptops, but it was popular enough for even Apple to use on their Macbook Pros. As some of you know, I recently acquired a Lenovo Thinkpad T420, and am working to make it the “Ultimate Budget Laptop” by taking chances on cheap hardware, making compromises, but not sacrificing performance. The next, and cheapest addition to the system was USB 3.0. Out of box, the computer had a ton of USB 2.0 ports, but not a single USB 3.0 (it does have eSATA). So I picked up the GMYLE Expresscard, and now I have … Continue reading GMYLE Dual Port USB 3.0 Expresscard Review