Monday, January 27, 2014

How to Upgrade Intel HD Graphics

Intel's integrated graphics become better with each generation but they still compete only with the entry level dedicated video cards. That's why many users at some point begin to look for more performance. If the tips to improve Intel HD Graphics performance do not provide enough graphics boost for you, you should consider upgrading your Intel HD Graphics. Desktop users can do this easily - they simply need to get a mid-range dedicated video card, install it in a PCI Express x16 slot and voila, they will be able to enjoy games at their fullest. Unfortunately, if you are on a laptop or an All-in-One PC, then this most probably is not an option. Not everything is lost, however, continue reading this article and at the end you will know what are the options for upgrading your laptop's Intel HD Graphics, so that you can decide what's the best option for you.

Saturday, December 14, 2013

Cross-Platform C# Development

Imagine you have an idea for a great application that will make millions of users happy. But what users - Windows users, Mac users, Linux users, iOS users, Android users, Chrome OS users? You should pick one or should you? We all know about the Mono project and Xamarin that let you write C# code that runs on different platforms, but this is not enough, because all these platforms have different APIs the C# code is bound to, so you will have to write different C# code for each platform. Fortunately, a new solution has been presented recently that provides really cross-platform C# development, which means that you write your C# code once and it runs on all platforms with no modifications needed! Meet the Nevron Open Vision.

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

How to Increase Intel HD Graphics Dedicated Video Memory

Intel HD Graphics is an integrated video solution and as such it is not very fast as it has no memory of its own, but takes some from system RAM. Nevertheless, Intel HD Graphics has come a long way and recently it made the budget video cards practically obsolete letting its owners play even the newest games at low settings. Unfortunately, some games are coded to require a specific amount of dedicated video memory and if not present in the system they refuse to start, although they may be perfectly playable on Intel HD Graphics. In this article I'm going to discuss this exact problem and I will show you how to increase the "dedicated" video memory of Intel HD Graphics or whenever not possible what to do in order to make this games run on your computer.

Friday, August 23, 2013

Skyrim on Intel HD Graphics

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is the long waited sequel of The Elder Scrolls IV Oblivion. Just like its predecessor, the game features impressive graphics, so you may wonder whether it's going to run on Intel HD Graphics. Well, wonder no more, as I can confirm that the game runs fine as long as you play on a reasonable resolution and settings. Read on to find out which settings will let you enjoy a smooth Skyrim gameplay on Intel HD Graphics.

Saturday, August 17, 2013

Gym Member Management and Billing Software

Gym, sports and health club owners have a ton of manage every day - members, visits, subscriptions, sale of products and services, etc. I've seen some gym write down all this information with a pen in a notebook and believe me, this is a heavy burden. Fortunately, we are at the 21-st century and computers come to the rescue. In this article I'm going to review one of the most easy to use gym member management and billing software products, so if you are looking for such software for your gym or sprorts club, read on.

Monday, May 20, 2013

Intel HD Graphics - FAQ

Intel HD Graphics is one of the most commonly used graphics processing units (GPU) today. Millions of desktops, laptops and ultrabooks rely on it for graphics processing tasks, so if you are not a hardcore gamer, chances are that you own a device equipped with it. Intel HD Graphics is integrated into the processor, which provides much greater performance than previous generations of integrated GPUs. What's common with the previous generations of integrated graphics is that Intel HD Graphics does not have a memory of its own but rather dynamically takes memory from system's RAM to use for graphics needs. This behavior usually raises some questions in Intel HD Graphics owners and that's exactly what this article deals with - it gives the answers to the most frequently asked questions about Intel HD Graphics.

Friday, April 19, 2013

Free Warehouse Management and Inventory Software

Everyone who has worked in a warehouse or shop knows that it's not an easy task to keep track of all the products, deliveries, sales and payments, especially if you are doing it by hand or in Excel. At some point the need for a specialized warehouse and inventory management software arises. Fortunately, developers have taken care of this need and there are hundreds of warehouse and inventory management software products over the Internet. Generally, all of them can be divided into two categories: those that have every single feature you can think of, but they are a bit copmlex to use and may cost a fortune, and those that offer only the basic set of features a warehouse owner needs, but are easy to use and inexpensive or even free. If you are after the second type and you are looking for a free warehouse and inventory management software that is both easy to use and offers all the features you need to keep track of your warehouse inventory, payments and billing, then you've come to the right place, as I'm going to review one such software product.