Joel Strauch

Articles by Joel Strauch

Greetings from the most connected place on Earth

When my wife and I arrived in Iksan, South Korea, last fall to teach English, we stepped into perhaps the most Internet-crazed country in the world. What tipped us off? Well, one example is that South Korea has a high school where students train in the game Starcraft like Texas high schoolers practice football.

How secure is your handheld?

The number one threat to the sensitive data stored on your PDA or smart phone remains physically losing the device, but other threats are looming on the handheld horizon.

Sparks fly in graphics card wars

The graphics card wars

Dell Dimension 8100

Dell Computer Corp.'s 8100 Dimension

Micro Express MicroFlex 1333A

The MicroFlex 1333A sped to a PC World benchmark.

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Speakers for Dolby 5.1

Dolby speakers: 5.1 channels, and everything's n

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