Turn Your Old Router into a Range-Boosting Wi-Fi Repeater
If you're upgrading to a faster, stronger wireless router, don't chuck your older Wi-Fi box. With the magic of DD-WRT, you can turn your older wireless router into a range-expanding Wi-Fi repeater to cover everywhere you need a connection.
Scan Marker - IPPINKA
A pen shaped scanner that will scan any printed text and automatically insert it into any application on your computer. This is essentially cloud highlighting. The current version of the device is attached via a usb cable, while the clear future for a tool like this is to go wireless. The pen tip is clear [...]
Free Raspberry Pi Poster
The Raspberry Pi is a computer with no casing, no keyboard, no hard disk and no screen. Despite all that, it's taking the world by storm! Get your free
How to Use Your Big-Screen TV for Online Learning (and Fun)
Sometimes your laptop screen just isn't big enough. Here's how to set up your TV as a second display for your PC so you can use it for everything from streaming movies to online classes.
Computer Ports - Name and Location Of Connections On Computer
For those of you who do not know what the connectors or connections on the back of your computer are called or where they are located… We have created a number of Computer Port Charts and other computer peripheral charts to help you identify the common connectors and ports on the back of your desktop … Computer Ports – Name and Location Of Connections On Computer Read More »
How to Recover Data When Your Hard Drive Goes Belly Up
Imagine this: you're busy working on your computer and need to access documents saved on your external hard drive. You connect it, get ready to find your data, and...nothing happens. Your hard drive isn't working. Uh oh. Before you panic, there are several things you can try on your own before calling in the pros.
The First-Timer's Guide to Building a Computer from Scratch
If you've never done it before, the idea of building a computer from the ground up can seem very intimidating—but it's one of the most satisfying projects a tech enthusiast can take on.
Top 10 Computer Tricks Every Geek Should Know
We’ve talked before about the things every computer user should know how to do, but we geeks are special: we want to go above and beyond, to explore every nook and cranny of our system and make everything easier. Here are ten ways to do just that.