Notebook How To

Notebook Buying Guide: How to Buy the Right Laptop

Finding the right laptop is at once crucial and extremely difficult. Not everyone can be Daddy Warbucks, so chances are that a given consumer will only have one shot at[...] Read full article

Camera How To

How to Make Macro Photography Easy

Getting those extremely close-up, macro photographs can at once be a challenge and a hell of a lot of fun for the everyday photographer. While’s it’s usually pretty funny getting[...] Read full article

Printer How To

How to Buy a Low-Cost Laser Printer

It’s the holiday season, which means that consumers everywhere are going to be on the lookout for the best values on the market. When it comes to printers, finding the[...] Read full article

Desktop How To

Windows 8 Tips: How To Play Back Movies & Music

Windows 8 has arrived, both exciting and confusing new users at a seemingly equal pace. While the latest edition of Microsoft’s operating system sports plenty of new features, there is[...] Read full article

Business How To

How to Keep Your Network Secure

When it comes to network security, small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) find themselves in a unique spot. They can’t afford the same kind of security luxuries that bigger-budget large businesses[...] Read full article

Desktop How To

How to Run Old Games on Your New PC: A DOSBox Tutorial

Today’s gaming scene is constantly producing experiences that couldn’t have been conceived of two decades ago, but sometimes, there’s just no beating the classics. Enter the DOSBox, a free-to-use emulator[...] Read full article

Business How To

How to Improve Laptop Battery Life

With the recent advent of Ultrabooks and other thin-and-light notebooks has come a spike in the number of laptops with integrated batteries. These may help keep machines nice and trim,[...] Read full article

Camera How To

How to Buy a Used Camera

It’s no secret that the economy isn’t doing so hot here in the States, so it’d be understandable if both aspiring and experienced photographers didn’t want to shell out excessive[...] Read full article

Smartphone How To

How to Pick Your First Smartphone: Choosing an Operating System

Contrary to the beliefs of most technophiles out there, not everyone relies on their smartphone to get through the day. While it is true that smartphone usage is only getting[...] Read full article

Desktop How To

How to Lower Your Computer\’s Monthly Electric Bill

Nobody will deny that modern computers bring an enormous array of benefits to users’ everyday lives. From productivity to entertainment to social interaction, they’ve changed existence as we know it.[...] Read full article

Camera How To

How to: Basics of Portrait Lighting

Is there anything worse in photography than the dreaded red eye? You know, the effect that’s caused by the built-in flash that sits on top of most DSLR cameras, the[...] Read full article

Camera How To

How to Get the Most From Your Art Filters

Face it: art filters make photographs more fun. So-called purists may disagree, but deciding on which creative special effects to add to ordinary photographs can be an addictive process. And[...] Read full article