Hardware / Product Review
Power Everyone Can Afford: Review of the HP Z240 Entry-Level Workstation
Friday, July 1st2016

Power Everyone Can Afford: Review of the HP Z240 Entry-Level Workstation

In the world of workstations, few manufacturers make them as well as HP, and virtually no one makes them better. Therefore, if you’re looking for a machine to take on challenging production and post jobs, a workstation from HP should figure high, if not at the top of your list. If money is no object, […]

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D.W. Leitner Reviews OWC’s Thunderbolt 2 Dock
Thursday, December 31st2015

D.W. Leitner Reviews OWC’s Thunderbolt 2 Dock

David Leitner has a test drive of OWC's Thunderbolt 2 Dock. He leads off by pointing out that "You can’t be too rich or too thin, or have too many USB 3.0 ports, especially if you rely on a MacBook Pro for editing and post..."

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Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro Offers a Look at the Day’s Shoot
Wednesday, December 16th2015

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro Offers a Look at the Day’s Shoot

The field of Mac, Android and Windows tablets is chock full of capable candidates that you might take on a production – but would you use one to screen dailies? That’s one use Lenovo might suggest for its just released Yoga Tab 3 Pro. The basic specs of this Android laptop measure up with a […]

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Lenovo ThinkPad P40 Yoga Mobile Workstation Delivers 3D Power
Tuesday, December 15th2015

Lenovo ThinkPad P40 Yoga Mobile Workstation Delivers 3D Power

You might have overlooked Lenovo's ThinkPad Yoga laptop hybrid line for serious 3D work. You had good reason to before. That's all changed...

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In the Market for a Hot New Workstation? A Lenovo ThinkStation P900 Review
Sunday, June 7th2015

In the Market for a Hot New Workstation? A Lenovo ThinkStation P900 Review

Lenovo just might have delivered the industry's top dog workstation with its ThinkStation 900. Read Joe Herman's review to see if you agree...

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HP at CES 2015 Shows </br>Some Style
Tuesday, January 6th2015

HP at CES 2015 Shows
Some Style

CES 2015 offers up a different HP than the one we have come to rely upon in the post industry. In some ways it's a relief, for the Vegas show floor is a good place to try out its new designs that offer more flair and a spark of cool ideas too. Flair combined with cool new ideas have been missing at HP for quite some time...

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So Just How Good a Workstation is  the Lenovo ThinkStation P300?
Saturday, December 27th2014

So Just How Good a Workstation is the Lenovo ThinkStation P300?

There are not many players in the pro workstation market. So what about Lenovo, which has been coming on strong of late, adding heavy-duty mobile workstations like the ThinkPad W540 earlier this year. How are they shaping up as a contender for your computing dollar?

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How Does Lenovo’s ThinkPad W540 Workstation Stack Up?
Tuesday, October 7th2014

How Does Lenovo’s ThinkPad W540 Workstation Stack Up?

In this review, Joe Herman takes a close look at the ThinkPad W540, a powerful new mobile workstation from Lenovo that is capable of handling demanding production and post production challenges...

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The G Spot of Primary Storage? G-Technology’s G-RAID Drives Reviewed
Tuesday, January 21st2014

The G Spot of Primary Storage? G-Technology’s G-RAID Drives Reviewed

I recently reviewed G-Technology's dual-disk G-RAID drives. I think you'll find my review straightforward and useful as I take a closer look at these massive external arrays...

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No Surprise: HP is Number One in Workstations. Where’s the Mac Pro?
Sunday, August 19th2012

No Surprise: HP is Number One in Workstations. Where’s the Mac Pro?

Everybody likes to be right now and again. Sometimes it’s easy to do too...