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Internet Speed Vs. LAN Speed

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

Jim wants to know if a 150 Mbps router would help if he only gets 20 Mbps from his ISP. Continue reading

Are Apps Only For Smartphones?

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Glenn wants to know if apps are only for tablets and smartphones or could he use them on his computer. Continue reading

Restoring Images

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

If you have saved compressed versions of pictures over your full-sized versions, you may be able to restore these from a backup. Continue reading

Blue Screen Of Death And How To Solve It

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

The dreaded BLUE SCREEN OF DEATH! What it is and how to deal with it. Continue reading

Adding Bookmarks To PDF Files

Sunday, September 14th, 2014

Charles wants to know if there is a way to bookmark articles saved to a PDF file. We show him how it’s done. Continue reading

Clearing Your Hard Drive

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

It’s so frustrating when you go to do a backup and don’t have enough space. This article contains suggestions for making sure that you have enough space for your backup. Continue reading

How to Identify & Kill Task Manager Processes

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

Learn how to identify what processes you need, and which ones you don’t, with a process library. Continue reading

Raspberry Pi is an inexpensive credit card sized computer module designed to bring fun back to computer programming for kids and for those of us who have loved computers since the stone ages of the eighties. Continue reading

What’s Old (Trek) is New Again Part 2

Sunday, August 10th, 2014

What happened to Star Trek besides the movie franchise that we all know and love? At least the even-numbered ones? It went where it really belonged… into the hands of the fans. Continue reading

Sending Files In Email

Sunday, August 3rd, 2014

Ever wondered how to attach a file to an email? We walk you through the steps. Continue reading

Updates for Galaxy S2?

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

The Samsung Galaxy S2 is upgradable to the Android “Jellybean” operating system (version 4.1.2). Here are instructions on how to update and what to expect. Continue reading

Learn how blogging can increase donations to your charity or organization and the 5 things you need to know to get people to donate. Continue reading

Continuing In Yahoo Mail

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

In Yahoo mail, you can choose to have the mail server go back to the inbox or on to the next message when you delete a message. Continue reading

A Math Lesson: Binary System

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Have you ever noticed that certain numbers pop up over and over again in computers? Numbers like 32, 256, 512, and 1024 are commonplace, but why not just 30, 250, 500, or 1000? It is because computers calculate and compute using the binary system. Continue reading

Just What Is DOS?

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Lamar wants to know all about DOS. We explain what it is and how it’s used. Continue reading

Emptying MyBook

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

A reader wants to know if you can empty and reuse a Mybook external hard drive. Here’s the answer! Continue reading

Skipping Audio Part 2

Saturday, May 31st, 2014

In the last article i told you that skipping audio or video may be caused by low RAM. In this article, I will tell you some ways to resolve that. Continue reading

Skipping Audio Part 1

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

If your audio skips while it’s playing, it may be a problem with your RAM. Here’s a brief explanation of it. Continue reading

What Is A Cache?

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

What is a cache and why does my computer write to it before writing files to a disk? Well, it’s a place to store your stuff. Continue reading

What Exactly IS A Router?

Thursday, May 1st, 2014

What exactly is a router, and can you use one in place of a cable or DSL modem? Continue reading

Seamless MP3 With Audacity

Saturday, April 26th, 2014

Combining .mp3 files in Audicity into one longer file is a great way to listen to split files, and pretty easy. Continue reading

Which Memory Card Should I Buy?

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

Which memory card is right for your device? We break down the options and help you make the best decision. Continue reading

Wearable Tech: Part 2

Monday, April 21st, 2014

The wearable tech products that can turn your body into a computer. Continue reading

How wearable tech can turn your body into a computer. Continue reading

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