If you’re a fan of analog clock faces but crave a futuristic edge to your time tracking, this DIY project combines a salad bowl and some laser diodes to create a laser-armed clock.
In this week’s game the end of your home world is near, so you must embark on a quest to evolve beyond your own mortality and escape to a new home through the mystic gateway. Will you succeed or will you perish with your home world?
The Linux terminal has a number of useful commands that can display running processes, kill them, and change their priority level. This post lists the classic, traditional commands, as well as some more useful, modern ones.
Windows remembers Wi-Fi passwords to save you time, but you can save more time by exporting the saved passwords and transfering them to other computers. LastPass, WirelessKeyView, and Windows itself can back up your wireless passwords.
Once a week we round up some of the great reader tips you send in and share them; this week we’re looking at how to turn your camera tripod into a zero-cost Steadicam, blocking distracting web pages for 24 hours, and decluttering your power strip with cable extenders.
Yeah, you’re right, the title of this article should make you laugh, and with good reason: it should be easy to shut down your PC, right? Well, Windows 8 makes it a little more confusing. Here’s how to do it if you haven’t figured it out already.
Darth Vader decides to apply a bit of old-school discipline…
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If you’re looking for a fun and informative afternoon time waster, Scale of the Universe is it. Man the controls and zoom your way from the smallest object in the universe to the largest, enjoying comparisons of scale all along the way.
NASA is particularly precise when it comes to splicing wires; there’s a lot at stake when you’re sending people into space. Learn how to splice NASA style by checking out their guidelines for splicing wires of all shapes and sizes.
You’ve probably already been using hotkeys in Windows 7 and previous versions, so now that Windows 8 is out, all you need to learn are the new shortcut keys. Here are the important new keys in a short list that you can easily learn.
This short film from 1963 was created by Jim Henson for The Bell System’s elite seminar given for business owners. The topic? Data communications.