<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot4cd35cb45249b.jpg" />Encryption has a long history dating back to when the ancient Greeks and Romans sent secret messages by substituting letters only decipherable with a secret key. Join us for a quick history lesson and learn more about how encryption works.
<img src="http://productivegeek.com/public/thumbnails/sshot-2010-10-15-1-06-04-12.jpg" />Recovering the content of your computer after a hardware failure can be a nightmare especially when you do not have a good back up system, but you can make the job a lot easier by properly backing up your Firefox profile.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/header5.png" />AirVideo makes it possible for iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch users to stream any video format on their devices. If you’re an Android user, then you are in luck, because you can get AirVideo's features for free with VLC-Share.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/header4.png" />Apple users have been swiping, pinching, and rotating Mac’s user interfaces to their fingers’ content. In today’s article, we’ll show you how to do groovy things like expanding and reducing windows, and changing desktops using finger gestures with TouchEgg.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/image42.png" />Have you ever wished that you could stream video files from your computer over to your TV without actually hooking the two directly together? If you've got a PlayStation 3, you're in luck, because that's today's geek lesson.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/header3.png" />Have you come across a lot of interesting links from Twitter, but you don't have the time to read all of them? Today we'll show you how to read these links later from your desktop and phone.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/thumbnail.png" />Unlike most reminders that remind you to do a certain action at a desired time, GeoNote gives you reminders when you enter a location. If you're a big fan of location-based services, then GeoNote is the perfect reminder for you.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot4d478c441b239.jpg" />Mounting your Android phone to transfer files is fast and efficient, but nothing beats the convenience of a wireless file transfer. Today, we'll show you how to transfer files between Android and your computer without a USB cable.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/image83.png" />Microsoft Word's mail merge is an excellent productivity tool. Knowing how to create personalized subject lines and attachments that Word's mail merge basic feature doesn't support can be a life saver when you have to write emails in bulk.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/image41.png" /> It’s nice to have plenty of applications in our Android phone, until we realize that these applications clutter up our phone by consuming our limited screen space. These are some tips to organize your screen for optimal productivity.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/image168.png" />If you find chatting with multiple chat clients troublesome, then Pidgin is the tool for you. In today’s article, we’ll show you how to connect to popular chat networks, encrypt your conversations, and render mathematical formula in Pidgin.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/header_img1.png" />Knowing how to check the condition of your hard disk is useful to determine when to replace your hard disk. In today's article, we will show you some Linux disk utilities to diagnose the health of your hard disk
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot4cfe7ba4c3173.jpg" />Ubuntu Linux uses groups to help you manage users, set permissions on those users, and even monitor how much time they are spending in front of the PC. Here’s a beginner’s guide to how it all works.