Why Are Solid-State Drives So Expensive?

Why Are Solid-State Drives So Expensive?

Solid-states drives are often praised for their speed, but to enjoy it, you often have to pay a high price for it. This article explains why solid-state drives are so expensive.

By Miguel Leiva-Gomez -
10 Different Ways Of Utilitzing Bluetooth to Make Your Life Easier

10 Different Ways Of Utilitzing Bluetooth to Make Your Life Easier

Bluetooth is a wireless standard for sending data over short distances between multiple electronics. Two or more devices connect to form personal area networks that can stretch as far as several meters. Here are ten practical and innovative ways to use Bluetooth to make your life easier.

By Bertel King, Jr. -
How to Get Passive 3D Movies to Play Right in Windows

How to Get Passive 3D Movies to Play Right in Windows

After some months of buying my own passive polarized display, I’ve realized that anyone new to this kind of hardware is probably going to have a hard time figuring it out. The learning curve isn’t incredibly steep, but there’s not much information on how to get passive 3D movies to play just how you want them.

By Miguel Leiva-Gomez -
10 Things You Never Knew You Could Do With A USB Flash Drive

10 Things You Never Knew You Could Do With A USB Flash Drive

USB flash drives are a cheap and portable way to back up files and move them around between machines. If you want to breathe new life into your old USB flash drives, here are ten things you may have never known they could do.

By Bertel King, Jr. -
Use the Webcam of Your Computer as a Surveillance Camera

Use the Webcam of Your Computer as a Surveillance Camera

Are you sick and tired of your roommate or simply anyone at your home using your computer? How about turning your webcam into a surveillance camera and control the recording from your smartphone? We will show you how.

By Hammad -
How to Hardware-Boost Your Audio Experience

How to Hardware-Boost Your Audio Experience

Even if you have a huge music collection that are encoded in the highest quality, without the right hardware, you won’t be getting the best out of your music.

By Diogo Costa -
5 Common Computer Misconceptions

5 Common Computer Misconceptions

Decades have passed since the first home computer was introduced, yet this device still remains a mystery to some. Today, we’re going to clear up some common computer misconceptions and empower people to make wise decisions that will help them get on their way to solving problems.

By Miguel Leiva-Gomez -
How to Make Your Tablet as Powerful as a Desktop

How to Make Your Tablet as Powerful as a Desktop

Steve Jobs once theorized that the tablet computer would at some point overtake the desktop and laptop market. And that moment seems to be now. In this article, we discuss how you can make your tablet as powerful as the laptop and probably replace it forever.

By Laura Tucker -
How to Make Your Old Computer As Good As New

How to Make Your Old Computer As Good As New

Every time you saw a new gadget, you sulk about that piece of junk you are sitting next to. How about making your old PC work like a charm like it did before? Here are a few tricks you can try to make your PC fly again.

By Soumen Halder -
5 Useful Tools That Should Be In Every Tech Wizard’s Arsenal

5 Useful Tools That Should Be In Every Tech Wizard’s Arsenal

If you’re into repairing computers and laptops, there’s a big chance you have all the tech tools you need already. But in case you are forgetful, here is a quick checklist of tools that you should have in your arsenal for every computer repair visit.

By Miguel Leiva-Gomez -
Santa Didn’t Bring You a New Computer? Here is Where You Find a Good Deal.

Santa Didn’t Bring You a New Computer? Here is Where You Find a Good Deal.

The period after Christmas is always the best time to snatch up the computers you were hoping Santa Claus would bring you. There are deals out all over the place after Christmas on every type of computer you’re looking for, and here are 5 of the best places where you can find massive discount. Check them out.

By Laura Tucker -
Stream Your Media to TV Easily With Wireless Media Stick

Stream Your Media to TV Easily With Wireless Media Stick

When it comes to media storage, most people save all their media files (photo, audio and video) in their computers. This makes it very convenient for you to enjoy your music or video directly on your computer. However, if you want to enjoy your Blu-ray video on your HDTV, how can you get the video from your computer to the TV quickly and without much hassle?

By Damien -
Mac vs. PC, Update on The Continuing Debate

Mac vs. PC, Update on The Continuing Debate

I am sure you have heard of these “Mac vs PC” debate and you are probably in one of these camps. This article updates the current situation of PC and Mac and helps you to decide which you should get for your next computer.

By Laura Tucker -
The Importance of Partitioning Your Hard Drive

The Importance of Partitioning Your Hard Drive

You might have heard that many people are having issues recovering their data when some of the hard drive becomes corrupt. Having one partition is often more detrimental than you think. Your computer could benefit in multiple ways from a multi-partition system, perhaps more ways than you think. You can turn your computer into a […]

By Miguel Leiva-Gomez -
The Complete HDTV Buying Guide

The Complete HDTV Buying Guide

Just at the technology behind a computer or mobile device changes as quickly as you can walk out of the store with it in your hand, the technology behind buying a new television can change just as quickly. When buying any of these devices, you want to make sure you have the latest in everything, […]

By Laura Tucker -
How to Get A Better Computer With Less Cash

How to Get A Better Computer With Less Cash

Technology is always evolving, fast. The computer that you bought last year is now obsolete and you are planning to get a new one. Before you walk into the store and pay big bucks to the retailers for the latest PC in town, check out this guide on how you can get a better computer, with more juice and power, without breaking the bank.

By Damien -
Is There Such Thing As The ‘Indestructable’ SD Card

Is There Such Thing As The ‘Indestructable’ SD Card

I know, ‘Indestructible’ is a big word and it is more suitable for those X-MEN characters in the movie than it is used for a SD card. However, this SD card presented to me was labelled as “indestructible”, at least that is what the developer told me. In actual fact, the SD card that I […]

By Damien -
Speed Up Your MacBook With A 7,200RPM HDD

Speed Up Your MacBook With A 7,200RPM HDD

Originally released in May 2006, Apple’s iconic white plastic MacBook has finally been retired from their main product line in favour of the Pro and Air models. But, while the MacBook is no longer being pushed by Apple, these Macs still have a lot of life left in them yet and below I’ll walk through […]

By Adam Williams -
How to Add More Memory to Your PC

How to Add More Memory to Your PC

This is a guest post by Mike Thimmesch Most people are unaware of the components that go into building a personal computer. You have probably heard words like “motherboard”, “CPU”, and “RAM”, but have little idea about what they mean, how they affect the speed at which information is processed, or how many files you […]

By Damien -
Diagnose Your PC With CPU-Z

Diagnose Your PC With CPU-Z

If knowledge is power, then CPU-Z from CPUID will make you feel like a superhero. This handy little tool was featured in the MakeTechEasier 101 best free computer software downloads list. CPU-Z is a Windows only tool that gathers information on some of the main hardware components of your computer. The information that it collects […]

By Norm -
Quad-Core CPU For Gaming? Forget About It…

Quad-Core CPU For Gaming? Forget About It…

It is very tempting to get the quad-core CPU for your computer, since it is the latest technology and you get the chance to boost to your friend about how powerful quad-core is. If for gaming purpose, I would strongly advise not to get the quad-core. The reason being: You can get to enjoy higher […]

By Damien -