Karen Tokar

Believe it or not my interest in computers started before most of my generation even knew what one was. It was that interest and a move to Goose Bay, Labrador that began what would turn out to be a major turning point after the purchase of my first computer. The rest is history as they say.

Technology X Affiliate Reviews for January 6th, 2014

HIGHLIGHT REVIEW SanDisk Displays @ Storage Visions 2014 If anybody had any doubt  with respect to this being the year of the M.2 SSD, it was put to rest at Storage Visions 2014 this morning.  Several manufacturers’ M.2 SSDs were on display for the first time (wait for it) and SanDisk led the way with three variations, two of which …

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Technology X Affiliate Reviews for December 8, 2013

HIGHLIGHT REVIEWS Toshiba’s 35 Mil OCZ Purchase Re-Opens Doors @ The SSD Review Early this morning, OCZ issued a press release that Toshiba had successfully purchased OCZ under a Chapter 11 Bankruptcy agreement for 35 millions dollars.  This is great news for the millions of present OCZ customers who have been holding their breath as we will now see OCZ …

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TechnologyX Affiliate Reviews for November 25, 2013

The holidays are just around the corner and everyone will be looking for ideas for their personal Tech Geek.  Here you will find some of the recent reviews from our affiliates that may help you with your choices. HIGHLIGHT REVIEW Understanding M.2 NGFF SSD Standardization (Or The Lack Of) @ The SSD Review So I am a few thousand miles above …

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TechnologyX Affiliate Reviews for November 14, 2013

It’s almost time. Black Friday is two weeks away and people  will begin tackling their Christmas lists.  So in trying to be of assistance, we have pulled together a few of our Affiliate reviews that may just help you. HIGHLIGHT REVIEW Hot PC Games for the 2013 Holiday Season @ Techspot To help keep track of what’s actually shipping over …

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TechnologyX Affiliate Reviews for November 8, 2013

HIGHLIGHT REVIEW ROCCAT Ryos MK Review @ Vortez The Ryos MK range includes three different entrants at price points and with feature sets satisfying as many end-users as possible. Our review today focuses on the entry-level member – Ryos MK – which emphasises functionality over aesthetics to keep unwarranted costs down, but ROCCAT are keen to offer more to the …

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TechnologyX Affiliate Reviews for September 2, 2013

HIGHLIGHT REVIEW Building The New MPCIE Test Bench @ The SSD Review One of our favorite activities is the inevitability of a new PC build when a new SSD form factor is introduced.  It’s the reason to dig in and try to build a system that’s unique and, if the enjoyment we had with this MPCIe Test Bench is any …

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TechnologyX Affiliate Reviews for August 13, 2013

HIGHLIGHT REVIEW Corsair Obsidian Series 350DW Case Review @ Techspot With well over a dozen members spread across four chassis families, Corsair offers enclosures at just about every price point and form factor relevant to high-end system builders, including six Obsidian products spanning from $100 to $350. The upper end of that bracket, as you’re likely aware, is held by …

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TechnologyX Affiliate Reviews for July 22, 2013

Highlight Review Samsung TurboWrite Adds Up To 3X  Speed 840 EVO SSDs With their introduction of the 840 Evo, Samsung has introduced a proprietary TurboWrite Technology which significantly increases the performance of the Samsung 840 Evo family, the top increases being seen in lower capacity SSDs.  As an example, where a Samsung 840 may have displayed write performance up to …

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Affiliate News for June 11, 2013

HIGHLIGHT REVIEW MacBook Air First Out Of The Gate @ TheSSDReview If you were wondering who would be at the front of the pack with PCIe storage speed laptops, wonder no more.  A great release early this morning by Anand shows the new MacAir as having been upgraded to Haswell and SSDs being PCIe based, with what appears to be …

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