A Solid State Drive is an alternative to the traditional Hard Disk Drive. If you’re buying an SSD and want to know what to look out for, this guide is for you.
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In this article we describe the basic software & hardware needed to turn a Raspberry Pi into an easily portable desktop word processing machine.
In this article we show how to turn your Raspberry Pi into a looping video player, how to encode your videos, and how to get the videos in the Pi.
One of the most interesting things you can turn a Raspberry Pi into is a retro gaming console. In this article we examine the two easy ways to do that.
When you’re getting a CPU, you might not be torn between getting one with more cores, or one with higher clock speed. This article helps you decide which is better.
Making music on Mac is easy but sometimes suffers due to the speed of your system. In this article we show how to reduce latency and make your music flow.
Graphene may have plenty of plaudits about its massively fluid electrical conductivity, but it is impossible to build CPU out of it. Here’s why!
In this article we’ll discuss how to get into the iPod Mini, replace damaged or tired batteries, and replace the old hard drive with solid state memory.
In this article you’ll learn to use the Volumio system to turn Raspberry Pi into a home hi-fi, playing music from memory sticks & streaming from Mac or PC.
How often are you going to go through all the motions of reformatting so that you can enjoy the benefit of a smooth quick-as-lightning computer? How often do you reformat your computer?
Are you on a Chromebook, Chromebox or Chrometop & interested in checking out the latest features for Chrome OS? Here’s how to do that by switching channels.
This tutorial will ensure you’re always prepared for the worst on your Chromebook by creating a Chrome OS recovery disk – just in case you must re-install.
Wondering which DIY developer device is best? In the battle of Arduino vs. Raspberry Pi, here are the pros and cons you need to know. Check them out.
A big problem on a Raspberry Pi is that the SD card needs to be in a specific format. This isn’t easy to do on a Mac, so this guide will explain it for you.
Chromebooks are handy devices that when used properly can help to boost your productivity. Here are 10 Chromebook keyboard shortcuts to get you started.
A report from the JEDEC about SSDs suggests they might not be able to retain storage over long periods of time without power. Is this true? Let’s find out.
Arc Welder is a Chrome extension that lets you install Android applications on a Chromebook using App Runtime for Chrome, ARC. Here’s how it works.
It’s a trend that hardware devices are getting smaller and smaller, but does being smaller make it a better device? Let’s check it out.