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How to Maximize Battery Life on Your iPad, iPhone, or iPod Touch

<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/image98.png" />So you got yourself a shiny new Apple device, but you're so addicted that the battery is running out way too soon—what you need is a couple of tips to keep your battery running for as long as possible, and we've got them here.

Follow the How-To Geek Writers on Twitter

<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-04-12-[00-47-23]-[1].png" />Ever wonder what the How-To Geek writers are up to? If you're a Twitter user, you can connect with us directly. We've also setup a new @howtogeeknews account if you just want to keep up with the latest articles.

How To Uninstall, Disable, and Remove Windows Defender

<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-04-26-[21-02-56]-[1].png" />If you're already running a full anti-malware suite, you might not even realize that Windows Defender is already installed with Windows, and is probably wasting precious resources. Here's how to get rid of it.

How Do You Make Upside-Down Text?

<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-09-29-1-04-28-35.jpg" />Have you ever seen somebody use upside down text on the web? Ever wonder how to do it? Let’s take a quick look at how the characters are actually put together, and show you an easy generator that will do it for you.

How to Change the Priority of Wireless Networks in Windows 7

<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-08-28-1-00-20-26.jpg" />If you’ve got multiple wireless networks or you’ve got one of those dual-band Wireless-N routers that have two separate networks, you might wonder how to tell Windows what network to try to connect to first. Here’s the explanation.

Disable the Irritating Sticky / Filter Keys Popup Dialogs

<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2009-05-17-[6].jpg" />Have you ever been doing something, like playing a game, and had that obnoxious Sticky Keys dialog pop up? You answer No and it goes away... and then shows up again the next day. Here's how to make it go away for good.

How to Create a Bootable Linux USB Flash Drive, the Easy Way

<img src="/geekers/boot-ubuntu-easy.png" />We've already covered how to use an Ubuntu Live CD to backup files from your dead Windows computer, but using the boot cd can sometimes be a little slow. We can speed up the booting process by installing Ubuntu to a bootable USB flash drive instead.