Minecraft is one of the bestselling video games of all time but getting started with it can be a bit intimidating, let alone even understanding why it’s so popular. In this edition of How-To Geek School we’re going to help you get started with the game (or at least understand why your kids love it so much).
Encrypting data is one of the best things you can do to secure it in the event that your computer or remote host is compromised. This week we want to hear about your encryption plan, what tools you use, and how you keep your data secure.
Are you excited about the upcoming Green Lantern movie? Then here is your opportunity to see what the new movie is all about. R3load.net has put together a great playlist compilation of released scenes from the movie for a to...
Now that Twitter has been in operation for a few years, have you ever wondered about the stats behind people and businesses who use it? Then here is your chance to find out. This handy infographic lets you know about things s...
Some of the sub-menus you’re interested in might be accessible from the wrench icon but others are likely buried more deeply. Mega Button puts your Bookmarks, History, Plugins, Extensions, Downloads, DNS, Memory, and Ca...
Enjoy a 1080p tour of the earth as shot by astronaut’s digital cameras in this relaxing and narrated video identifying interesting major and minor features on the Earth’s surface.
HDR tone mapping is everywhere these days; it’s sort of like Auto-Tuning equivalent of photography. Want to create High Dynamic Range images without the “HDR” look? Open up Photoshop or GIMP, and get ready to hack some images!
Syncing files between your computer and your iOS device via iTunes can be tedious and requires that you tether to your computer. Break free and enjoy wireless access to shared files from anywhere on your network—and beyond.
Do you have some great Steampunk wallpapers or a theme in need of icons to add that perfect touch? Then you are in luck! This detailed, well-crafted set of steampunk style icons is just what you need to set your desktop to full steam ahead.
Are you a fan of all things Steampunk? Then prepare to be delighted as you travel back in time to the Age of Steam with the Echoes of the Past Theme for Windows 7. The theme comes with sixteen gorgeous wallpapers showcasing a...
Whenever there is a massive password leak it offers a treasure trove of data for security experts to analyze and the massive leak of Sony logins and passwords was no exception. Consider the analysis a guide in what not to do.
Photography doesn’t have to be expensive–although a trip through your average photography catalog would argue otherwise!–check out this simple way to create a huge and cheap soft box.
Recently we posted a great collection of wallpapers for your Android and today we are back with more. If you love anime then you will definitely enjoy our latest offering with the first in our series of Anime Wallpaper collections.
Finding a video streaming solution that does transcoding is tough enough, but trying to find one solution that’ll work for both iOS and Android makes it even harder. Thankfully we have Plex, which does all of this and more.
We’ve shown you how to network boot the Ubuntu LiveCD. In this article we’ll show how to make some other utilities network bootable, which will give you the knowledge to replicate the procedure for other utilities you may be using.
Every week we dip into our reader mailbag to answer your pressing tech questions. This week we’re taking a look at how to check your Android version, use the speaker and headphone port simultaneously, and load files on your iPad.