Astro A40 Wired gaming headset review

Astro A40 Wired gaming headset review

Out of the box it’s surprising just how comfortable the A40 headset is especially given that its stripped-down utilitarian stylings. There’s plenty of padding exactly where you want it to be and the swivel points on the headset’s arms and cans have enough manoeuvrability to accommodate domes of all shapes and sizes. The build quality…

Corsair Vengeance 2000 Wireless 7.1 Gaming Headset review

Corsair Vengeance 2000 Wireless 7.1 Gaming Headset review

In the extensive and intensive research of three and a half minutes on Google we couldn’t find a name for a genuine cable phobia which lends undeniable weight to my argument that there’s absolutely no compelling reason for wireless gaming headsets. I mean where do you plan on playing that a cable won’t reach? But…

How to fake Siri on Android: voice recognition for all

How to fake Siri on Android: voice recognition for all

The way Apple tells it you’d think that the company single-handedly created voice command technology specifically for the iPhone 4S. Of course if you’re reading APC you know better than that. Voice controls have been available in each smartphone platform for years now but it’s gotten a lot better in the last year with regards…

Bringing the NRG: Sydney hosts world-class gaming faceoff

Bringing the NRG: Sydney hosts world-class gaming faceoff

Saturday the second of April saw one of the first chilly and blustery days of Autumn for shivering Sydneysiders but firmly ensconced at Sydney’s own InTime Cyber Cafe a horde of expert StarCraft II players heatedly battled it out for well over $20000 worth of prize money in the inaugural NRG Hardcore Gamer Tournament.The open…

Like free stuff? Logitech’s 100% cashback promotion defies sanity

Well folks Valentine’s Day is only a couple of weeks away and we’ve got the perfect thing to keep your expenses down on the big day (provided your loved one is similarly enamoured of tech gadgets like mice headsets and webcams!). Logitech Australia is offering customers 100% of their cash back on selected items when…