Even though computer printers are relatively ubiquitous, you can’t just go pull one off the shelf and be guaranteed a good fit for your needs. Read on as we detail the ins and outs of buying a home printer.
Ubuntu’s Grub boot loader lets anyone edit boot entries or use its command-line mode by default. Secure Grub with a password and no one can edit them — you can even require a password before booting operating systems.
Our first edition of WIG for the new year is filled with news link goodness covering topics such as phishing attacks targeting new Apple users, HTC’s discontinuation of locked bootloaders, Verizon’s surrender to public pressure over the extra $2 fee, and more.
December has been a busy holiday month here at HTG where we covered topics such as disabling your phone carrier’s ability to track you, tips for better Christmas photos, the best Windows 7 articles of 2011, and more. Join us as we look back at the most popular articles from this past month.
Last month we shared an awesome collection of sci-fi cities wallpapers with you and today we are back with the sequel. Journey to the metropolises of the future once again on your desktop with the second set in our Sci-Fi Cities Wallpaper collections.
Are you a Blade Runner fan who would love to see the sketchbook for the movie? Then this is your lucky day! The out of print book has been scanned and all ninety-nine pages are now available for viewing online in full Blade Runner glory.
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iOS: Everyone loves the look of a sparkling fresh snow fall, but nobody likes scraping it off their car. Winter Wake-Up adjusts your alarm clock to compensate for bad weather so you can get to work on time.
Earlier this week we asked you to share your geeky New Year’s resolutions and now we’re back to highlight them. Read on to see what your fellow How-To Geek readers are resolving to do in the coming year.
Windows/OS X: Like a magnificent 8-bit version of the cheesy fireplace DVDs that pop up around the holidays, Fireplace is an interactive screensaver where you can enjoy an 8-bit blaze, roast marshmallows, and more.
Are you ready for some fun after a long week back at work now that the holiday break is over? Then this week’s game may be the perfect solution to help alleviate some of that stress. In it our poor office worker has finally had all that he can take from his boss and decides that it is time to sort the boss out.
Once a week we round up some of the great tips readers have sent into the tip box. This week we’re looking at how to enable the NumLock by default, stripping ads from iOS apps, and turning Christmas lights into audio-responsive party lights.
Remember how much fun it was blowing bubbles as a child? Now you can relive that innocent joy on your desktop with the Bubbles Theme for Windows 7. The theme comes with thirteen wallpapers full of bubbly, childhood fun.
Think you are familiar with all of the variations of Batman’s batsuit? Then test your knowledge versus this comprehensive chart showing the significant versions from comics, movies, TV, video games, and theater since Ba...