How to Run Kodi and Netflix on Raspberry Pi

How to Run Kodi and Netflix on Raspberry Pi

Want to turn your Raspberry Pi into a home media center and stream content to any TV? Find out how to install Kodi and Netflix on your Raspberry Pi!

By Jessica Thornsby -
How to Sanitize and Clean your Laptop

How to Sanitize and Clean your Laptop

There has never been a better time to do a little spring cleaning for your computer. Let’s take a look at the best ways to sanitize and clean your laptop.

By David Beren -
How to Overclock Your Raspberry Pi 4

How to Overclock Your Raspberry Pi 4

Retailing at $40, Raspberry Pi already gives you plenty of bang for your buck, but you can get even more out of this single-board computer by overclocking.

By Jessica Thornsby -
Why Do Routers Have USB Ports?

Why Do Routers Have USB Ports?

If you’ve looked behind a modern-day router, chances are there is a USB port there. Why do routers have USB ports, and how can you put yours to good use?

By Simon Batt -
How to Build a NAS Server with Raspberry Pi

How to Build a NAS Server with Raspberry Pi

A NAS server lets you store and access files over your local network. If you have a Raspberry Pi, you can easily and cheaply build a NAS server with the Pi.

By Andrew Braun -
Using a Raspberry Pi to Build a Mini DIY Laptop

Using a Raspberry Pi to Build a Mini DIY Laptop

While you can’t build a high-end laptop just like a home-built desktop system, you could make use of a Raspbery Pi board to build a mini laptop. Here’s how.

By Miguel Leiva-Gomez -
How to Quiet Your Laptop’s Noisy Fan

How to Quiet Your Laptop’s Noisy Fan

If your laptop’s fan is constantly loud, here are some things you can do to reduce the stress on the machine and quiet the laptop’s noisy fan.

By Tracey Rosenberger -
Which Parts to Salvage from an Old Laptop

Which Parts to Salvage from an Old Laptop

Most of us have an old laptop sitting around, and there could be some useful part inside. Find out the parts you can salvage from your old laptop.

By Ryan Lynch -
How to Set Up a Router

How to Set Up a Router

Setting up a new router could be fun. You get to name networks, tweak settings, squeeze out some extra speed, and poke around to see what you can do. Here’s how to do it.

By Andrew Braun -
How to Upgrade Your Hard Drive to SSD

How to Upgrade Your Hard Drive to SSD

Is your hard drive beginning to fail, or are you interested in speeding up your PC with an SSD? Follow these steps to upgrade your hard drive to SSD.

By Tracey Rosenberger -
4 Things to Look for When Buying a USB Hub

4 Things to Look for When Buying a USB Hub

USB hubs are a useful way to get more out of a single USB port. Here are some things to look for when buying a USB hub so it will fulfill your needs.

By Simon Batt -
Tested: Does Your NVMe SSD Need a Heatsink?

Tested: Does Your NVMe SSD Need a Heatsink?

While your NVMe SSD runs faster than the standard 2.5 inch SSD, its temperature also shoots up faster. We investigated the case for NVMe SSD heatsink to see if it’s really necessary.

By Nachiket Mhatre -
How to Choose a Gaming Monitor

How to Choose a Gaming Monitor

Shopping for a gaming monitor can be daunting. There are several aspects you need to follow. Fortunately, it’s not too tough to wrap your head around it.

By Kris Wouk -
What Is RAM Timing and Why Does It Matter?

What Is RAM Timing and Why Does It Matter?

RAM is a core computer component, allowing you to coax a little more speed out of your PC with faster clock speed and RAM timing. Here’s what you need to know.

By Alexander Fox -
How to Check the Power Output of USB Ports

How to Check the Power Output of USB Ports

Are you worried that your USB port is either underperforming or out of spec? Here are a few ways you can check the power output of your USB ports.

By Tracey Rosenberger -
5 Reasons Your Laptop is Randomly Shutting Down and How to Fix Them

5 Reasons Your Laptop is Randomly Shutting Down and How to Fix Them

It can be very frustrating when your laptop start shutting down without any warning. While unexpected shutdowns can certainly cause trouble, you don’t have to panic. In most cases, there is nothing wrong with your machine. When you experience a random shutdown, give your computer some rest. After a few minutes, you can solve the […]

By Sayak Boral -
How to Choose the Right CPU Cooler

How to Choose the Right CPU Cooler

Your CPU will usually come with a default cooler, but an aftermarket option can help it perform better. Here are some tips for choosing the perfect CPU cooler.

By Jeff Mitchell -
How to Choose an AMD CPU

How to Choose an AMD CPU

AMD has launched some awesome CPUs like Ryzen 3 and Ryzen 5, but it can be confusing which one to choose. Here we’ll show how to choose an AMD CPU.

By Alexandru Andrei -
How to Prevent Eye Strain from Monitors

How to Prevent Eye Strain from Monitors

We spend a lot of time looking at monitors. Thankfully, there are plenty of ways to prevent eye strain, and most are just habits you can implement into your daily life!

By Simon Batt -