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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…

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…

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…

How to Set Up Google Cardboard on an iPhone

April 5, 2017 - 1:41 am in What's hot

Want to see what this VR thing is about, but don’t want to plop down a bunch of cash? Google Cardboard is an insanely cheap way to try it out. And, despite being a Google product, it works on iOS as well as Android. Google is fair, y’all.   Click…

How to Turn a Raspberry Pi into an Always-On BitTorrent Box

April 3, 2017 - 1:38 am in What's hot

It’s ideal to have a dedicated machine for your BitTorrent client, so you can seed 24/7. But it’s energy intensive to leave a full rig powered up and online that often. Enter the Raspberry Pi.   Click Here to Continue Reading Source: Articles - HowToGeek.com

Are My Smarthome Devices Secure?

December 24, 2016 - 8:31 pm in What's hot

People often worry about keeping their computers, smartphones, and tablets secure from hackers and malware. But what about your smarthome devices? They can be just as susceptible as any other device on your network, even if it doesn’t seem like it.  …

How to Auto-Control Your PC’s Fans for Cool, Quiet Operation

December 2, 2016 - 3:59 pm in What's hot

  A good set of fans can keep your computer from overheating, but they can also make your computer sound like a wind tunnel. Here’s how to control your PC’s fans for superior cooling when it’s working hard, and silence when it isn’t.   Click…