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The Overdrive Media Console allows you to download E-books and audiobooks from your local library to read or listen to on your computer or your personal devices. It is free to download and easy to use. Continue reading

Wanting to use an external hard drive to store stuff on from various computers? Great idea! Here are some pointers. Continue reading

SendTo-Convert: Convert Images Quickly

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

Do you ever need to convert an image from one format to another? How about quickly resize a photo to shrink it down for posting on the web or including in e-mails? SendTo-Convert is a fantastic utility that adds this functionality to the Send to menu. With SendTo-Convert you’ll be able to… Continue reading

Move Those Photos!

Thursday, March 21st, 2013

Ever wonder how you can get your pictures from your computer onto a memory card? Here’s the answer! Continue reading

YTD Video Downloader and Converter

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

YTD Video Downloader is a feature-rich freeware tool that can be of help whenever you’d like to download videos from YouTube to your computer. It also supports dozens of other video sharing networks online. It even offers a quick video-conversion utility, enabling you to swiftly change the downloaded file types, such as MP4 and 3GP. Continue reading

Speaker Shopping: What To Look For

Thursday, December 13th, 2012

Whether you own a state-of-the-art desktop, tablet, smartphone or iPod, chances are that the built-in speakers aren’t delivering the best quality sound. For times when you’re hosting a big party and want to share your music collection with large groups of people, it is essential to have high-quality speakers to ensure that your guests can fully enjoy high-end, quality versions of their favorite tunes. Nevertheless, before you head to your local electronics store or start searching the web, here are a few basic tips to remember for choosing the perfect speakers to really amplify audio, regardless of what device you own. Continue reading

Adjusting iTunes 11 Search Functionality

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

iTunes 11 has many new features, but some changes may have some wishing for old features! We’ll take a look at how to bring back the search functionality of iTunes 10. Continue reading

Let’s face it. There’s more than enough to worry about when traveling during the holiday season. From delayed flights to major traffic jams, we can encounter plenty of obstacles before arriving at our destination. So, why risk the chance of your favorite, most important tech gadgets dying along the way? From smartphones to tablets, there are a number of ways to enhance the battery life of your devices while traveling. Continue reading

Creating a DVD From Video Clips

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

Can’t find the correct codec for your video? Here are some tips that may help. Continue reading

Replacing An Old Tower

Monday, November 12th, 2012

Looking for a new PC, but stuck with dial-up? Well, there’s good news and bad news… Continue reading

Endangered Audio Cassettes

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Old audio and video cassettes can contain many family treasures, but are extremely fragile. Here are some tips for transferring that valuable information to a more durable digital format while reducing the chances of damage to the tape. Continue reading

VLC Player DLL Missing, Where To Download?

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

A reader writes in this week about vlc player.dll missing and what vlc player is anyway? Well we’ve got the answer for him and some info about what VLC Media Player is and why you may want to download it. Continue reading

Renaming Audio Files

Sunday, October 7th, 2012

How to change that pesky “track 10″ to the name of the song. Continue reading

How To Get WebCam Video In To E-mail

Thursday, July 26th, 2012

Ever wanted to send a webcam video in e-mail but ran into attachment size limits? Here is a great way to send video without large attachments and without sacrificing your privacy. Continue reading

Soundbar Vs. Complete Home Audio System

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

According to a recent NPD Display Search report, high definition LCD TV shipments declined for the first time ever. With an 84% share of the market, and declining shipments, it may be safe to exclaim the hyperbole, “Everybody has a high-def TV!” It may also be safe to assume that the want for high-def picture will be closely followed by the want for premium sound. Continue reading

Hulu Explained

Friday, June 15th, 2012

Want to know what Hulu is all about? This article explains exactly what Hulu is and how you can use it on your computer. Continue reading

Moogle

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012

Google is celebrating the 78th birthday of Robert Moog, the inventor of the Moog synthesizer, with a fully functional Moog synth as today’s Google Doodle! Continue reading

What’s better then adobe’s suite of content creation software? How about a cloud based version which is always up to date and costs over 2000 dollars less? Read more. Continue reading

The Case of the Old Vinyl

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

Have a bunch of beloved old vinyl sitting around collecting dust? Here are some ways to transfer that music to your computer. Continue reading

8mm and Super 8 to DVD

Monday, March 19th, 2012

Have a bunch of old 8mm and Super 8 films lying around that you want to transfer to DVD? There are a couple of ways to do it, and here they are. Continue reading

What the Heck are ActiveX Controls?

Sunday, March 11th, 2012

Are you puzzled by “ActiveX” controls? Well, here’s some info on what these little programs are and how you can avoid them if you want. Continue reading

Windows Media Player may be set to automatically sync to a phone, or other device. Read this for a quick way to disable this feature. Continue reading

Transferring VHS to Computer

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

Time to get rid of those pesky VHS tapes and transfer them to your PC. Here’s some info on how to get started. Continue reading

This article showcases some options for streaming TV and movies straight to your television through the internet. Check it out! Continue reading

CES 2012 : A TV Tech Update

Wednesday, January 11th, 2012

This year at the Las Vegas Annual Consumer Electronics show (CES), TV Technology is everywhere. It seems that this year’s TV can do just about anything you can imagine. They have Super high definition, super thin dimensions and super computing technology. While previous years have shown all of these things, this years’ models bring TV tech to a whole new dimension. Continue reading

Watch That Video Later

Friday, December 30th, 2011

A reader question that how to save a video from e-mail and transfer it to DVD. Give it a look! Continue reading

Freemake Video Converter

Tuesday, December 27th, 2011

Digital video requires much HDD space. To store much video data on PC, you can’t do without video file size shrinking. Learn about the most popular methods. Continue reading

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