Chris BrandrickContributor, TechHive

Chris Brandrick is a freelance writer with an interest in all things tech, gadgets, and gaming.

DekkoScan for Minecraft

This app could make it easier to recreate real-life objects in Minecraft

DekkoScan is set to take all the hard work out of recreating objects in Minecraft by way of 3D scanning.

TechHive: What happens if you bought Lion Wednesday?

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OS X Lion remained on sale at the Mac App Store right up until the moment Mountain Lion became available for download Wednesday morning. At TechHive, Chris Brandrick wonders what recourse people who purchased OS X 10.7 might have.

Tron Gaming Mouse brings the Grid to your desk

Tron: Legacy, Disney's upcoming movie sequel to the 1982 original, will arrive in cinemas next month, and to celebrate, computer peripheral maker Razer has...

Corsair introduces two new solid state drives

Corsair added 32GB and 256GB configurations to its Nova Series of SSDs this week.

Panasonic boosts production of its 3D HDTVs

Panasonic has announced plans to increase production of its 3D HDTV sets, due to higher-than-expected demand.

Season finale of 'House' filmed with Canon DSLR

The TV series "House" shot its season finale using the HD video recording feature of a Canon 5D Mark II DSLR still camera.

Dell's new 27-Inch IPS monitor now shipping

Dell's new high-end IPS 27-inch monitor offers users a high-end experience, with a massive 2560-by-1440 screen resolution.

Lithium-ion battery life could reach 20 years

Japanese research and development firm Eamex claims to have found a new way to increase the typical average life of a high-capacity lithium-ion battery.

iPad: IPS screen technology explained

The new iPad makes use of In-Plane Switching display technology. Chris Brandrick of PC World explains what it does and why Apple opted for it.

Easily access your files remotely with myDitto

Ever wanted a simple way to access your home or office servers remotely? If yes, then look no further than the new myDitto system from Dane-Elec.

Modify your phone's camera to take great macro shots

One brave modder shows how he added a cheap macro lens to his cellphone's camera. But be warned: some photographic equipment was definitely harmed in the making of this video.

Wireless HD video standard final, promises 1080p support

The Wireless Home Digital Interface (WHDI) Consortium announced on Tuesday that its wireless technology specification has finally reached a completed state, and will support 1080p resolution.

Ostendo 43-inch curved monitor: The ultimate gaming display?

If your existing display just isn't cutting it any more, then it might be time to step up to Ostendo's 43-inch curved monitor. This long-awaited display is now...

Firefox 4.0 to arrive late 2010

Mozilla recently released a product roadmap with a number of new details on what the foundation is hoping to release between now and the end of 2010.

More 'screenshots' of Google Chrome OS emerge

More screenshots have emerged that purport to give a glimpse at Google's upcoming Chrome operating system.