Ducky Shine 3

Review: Ducky Shine 3 Mechanical Keyboard

A few weeks ago I posted some rambling commentary about choosing your input devices.  That post then spiraled into an overview and my thoughts on the EC Technology High Quality 8200 DPI Programmable Laser Gaming Mouse … yes, really.  That’s the name they gave that thing.  Regardless of the obnoxious name, the mouse is excellent and has continued to function perfectly well and provide a great experience since I reviewed it.

Now, let us consider the companion product – a good mechanical keyboard.  This one has a far simpler name, the Ducky Shine 3.

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Alien Isolation: Yes, you ARE going to die…

Ok, so let me preface this with a small disclaimer. I am a HUGE fan of both the original “Alien” and Ridley Scott in general. So, when I heard about Alien: Isolation I pretty much threw my pre-order money at the game as quickly as I possibly could. That being said, this blog post was not planned and has been hastily written as a first impression “response” to much of what I’ve read and heard about the game from others. Click to continue reading …

EC Technology Gaming Mouse

Review: EC Technology 8200dpi Mouse

I think that one of the most often overlooked aspects of putting together (or buying) a computer are the input devices.  Most consumers simply use what comes with the machine they bought at their favorite retailer and don’t think twice about how much better their experience could be.  Gamers, on the other hand, spend a lot of time figuring out what keyboard and mouse combination best fits their playing style and needs.  I fit in the latter category.

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TeamSpeak 3: The Music Bot

I decided the other day that I wanted to put a music bot on our TeamSpeak 3 server, specifically on our Guild Wars 2 channel so we can have a little oontz-ootz and wub-wub to go along with our shenanigans.  As it turns out, it isn’t as straight forward as you’d expect.  In light of that, this article aims to provide a very quick tutorial on how to get a basic music bot pumping up the jams on your TeamSpeak channel.

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