Posts in Extreme Windows Blog

CES2014: Toshiba Introduces World’s First 4K Laptops

By Gavin Gear

This year’s CES promises to be another breakthrough year for 4K While CES 2013 brought an onslaught of high-end 4K TV product announcements, for 2014 things will get very interesting with 4K becoming much more Today Toshiba has made 4K… Read more

What to Look Forward to in Windows 8.1

By Gavin Gear

Are you an enthusiast or power-user wondering what Windows has for you to look forward to? In this post I’ll give and overview of new features and improvements in Windows that will be of interest to PC gamers, makers, professional… Read more

Alienware 17 3D Laptop Hands-On

By Gavin Gear

Alienware recently refreshed their gaming laptop lineup including the new Alienware 14, Alienware 17, and Alienware I’ve been looking forward to some hands-on time with these new Alienware laptops so when I had the opportunity to use an Alienware 17… Read more

Windows 8 Task Manager In-Depth

By Gavin Gear

Looking to take control of your PC? Looking to optimize your PC’s performance? The Task Manager is a great tool for these tasks, and it’s always just a couple clicks For Windows 8, the Task Manager got a major overhaul… Read more

Redditors: Ask the Panasonic Toughbook Team Anything!

By Gavin Gear

Have you ever wondered how ruggedized PCs can withstand hard-surface drops, extreme temperature fluctuations, wet environments and more? I’m pleased to announce that I’ll be joining the Panasonic Toughbook team this Tuesday on reddit for an IAmA (Ask Me Anything)… Read more

Setting Up AMD CrossFire for 146fps 3-Display PC Gaming

By Gavin Gear

I recently blogged about AMD’s CrossFire technology and showed that in some cases you can get nearly twice the fps when running two AMD 7970 graphics cards together in CrossFire mode compared to a single 7970 In this post I’m… Read more

NAB 2013: 6K Cinema Camera, 4K Tablet, and More

By Gavin Gear

The NAB show (the biggest video/broadcast show in the world) is the best place to find out what’s coming for video and cinema The new products and announcements at NAB 2013 present a new reality for video professionals: 4K DSLR… Read more