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Auto tune! Watch these Audi commercials which pair revving cars with popular TV theme songs

September 28, 2017 - 6:14 pm in What's hot

(Audi via YouTube)You’re gonna make it after all, Audi. The automaker took auto tuning to a new level with commercials which aired during Sunday’s 69th Primetime Emmy Awards. Calling it a “demonstration of Audi’s unrivaled technology in honor of some…

If you’re a minority in technology, your own success is a form of social activism, says tech investor

June 22, 2017 - 11:53 am in What's hot

Participants in the Inclusive Investment panel at Tech Inclusion Seattle, a two-day conference. From left to right: Wayne Sutton, panel moderator and…

What Is kernel_task, and Why Is It Running on my Mac?

June 20, 2017 - 11:50 am in What's hot

So you found something called “kernel_task” in Activity Monitor, and you want to know what it is. Good news: it’s nothing nefarious. It’s actually…

How to Connect Your Android Phone to Your TV

May 24, 2017 - 12:08 pm in What's hot

In the age of smartphones, we keep everything stored on our little pocket computers: pictures, spreadsheets, documents, videos, music, and everything in between. If you want to share this content with other people, though, why huddle around a tiny screen when…

The Best Retro Game Controllers for Your PC or Raspberry Pi Emulators

May 18, 2017 - 12:04 pm in What's hot

Nintendo is apparently allergic to money. After creating an instant and profitable hit with the NES Classic, the company decided to end production of the cheap little emulation machine just a few months after its introduction. No matter: tech savvy Nintendo…

What’s the Difference Between Dolby Digital and DTS, and Should I Care?

May 4, 2017 - 11:53 am in What's hot

Just like music, surround sound platforms are available in multiple standards. The two big ones supported by most high-end home audio systems are Dolby Digital and DTS (short for the owner of the standard, Dedicated To Sound). But what’s the difference…

Microsoft, Please Stop Breaking My PC With Windows 10’s Automatic Updates

April 15, 2017 - 12:51 pm in What's hot

Hey Microsoft, could you please stop breaking my PC? The latest WPD driver update released on March 8, 2017 is just the latest in a long string of bad updates. If Windows 10 is going to force these updates on my system, the least Microsoft could do is test…

What Determines If a PC Is Able to Be a Web Server or Not?

April 13, 2017 - 11:32 am in What's hot

If you are thinking about setting up a web server, do you need a computer specifically built with that purpose in mind or can you use a more common type of computer? Today’s SuperUser Q&A post has the answer to a curious reader’s question.   Click…

How to Make Google Home Pronounce Your Name Correctly

April 11, 2017 - 1:46 am in What's hot

The voice on Google Assistant has gotten better over the years, but it still stumbles sometimes when it comes to names. If Google frequently mispronounces your name, you can correct this in the Google Home app.   Click Here to Continue Reading Source:…

How to Use Smarthome Door Sensors Around Metal

April 9, 2017 - 1:44 am in What's hot

Open/close sensors, like those included with the Samsung SmartThings kit, are great for automating certain actions whenever doors or windows are opened. But if you’re having trouble getting them to work well, it might be because the metal on the door or…