<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/2011-01-11_150913.jpg" border="0" alt="2011-01-11_150913" />We’ve shown you how to hack your Wii for homebrew software and DVD playback as well as how to safeguard and supercharge your Wii. Now we’re taking a peek at Wii game loaders so you can backup and play your Wii games from an external HDD.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/image25.png" />This year, How-To Geek’s own Justin was on-site at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, where every gadget manufacturer shows off their latest creations, and he was able to sit down and get hands-on with most of them. Here’s the best of the bunch.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/banner2.png" />Staying connected may be hard no matter what network you are on, and in flight Wi-Fi isn't pervasive enough to count on. Here are tips and tricks to keep yourself entertained when unplugged and traveling.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot4d08ec6e3f59f.jpg" />Score some great games, DRM-free and cross-platform, at a pay-what-you-want price by grabbing a copy of The Humble Indie Bundle #2.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/askhtg1.1.jpg" />You’ve got questions and we’ve got answers. Today we highlight how to fix the oversized shortcut arrows in Windows 7, play your favorite DOS games in emulation, and schedule intelligent shutdown routines for your PC.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/brick_wall.jpg" />We’ve shown you how to hack your Wii for homebrew software, emulators, and DVD playback, now it’s time to safeguard your Wii against bricking and fix some annoyances—like that stupid “Press A” health screen.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/image136.png" />It’s Thanksgiving, and this year we’re going to share all of the great technology that we’re really thankful for. Join us for a look at the tech products that keep each of the How-To Geek writers going. Also, Happy Thanksgiving!
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot4cb815ab0c687.jpg" />Kodu is a visual programming language suitable to teach kids the basic of programming and to train their creativity. In today’s lesson, we will build a simple game that we can use as an introduction to Kodu.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot4cac1d5a3b157.jpg" />Want to play emulated games on your Wii? How about DVD playback? Here’s how to use the SmashStack exploit to hack your Wii with the latest system menu and enable all of that and more!
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-08-25-[21-22-10].png" />Nothing is more annoying than getting your Internet connection shut down, due to weather, or perhaps forgetting to pay your bill. Let’s take a look at some ways you can be productive and entertained without the Internet.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/Copy of sshot-2010-08-04-[21-52-51].png" />Have you ever wondered what Halo would look like if it were created during the Atari 2600 days? Since everyday is a good day to have fun on company time, today we look at a cool and unique take on Halo with Halo 2600.
If you’re happy with the features in Windows 7, but find no use for the games included by default, they can be turned off. In this quick tip we show you how it’s done.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-04-15-[13-53-42].jpg" />Want to know if you have what it takes to be certified by Microsoft? Today we check out an enjoyable way to practice and test your IT knowledge of Microsoft products.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-03-14-[16-18-15].png" />Being able to unwind for a few moments each day can make the time pass so much better and help you feel refreshed. If your favorite method for relaxing is playing a quick game, then join us as we take a look at the Random Games from MyGiochi.net extension for Google Chrome.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-03-11-[22-34-32].png" />Want to take a trip down memory lane with old school DOS games? D-Fend Reloaded makes it easy for you to play your favorite DOS games directly on XP, Vista, and Windows 7.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-02-23-[18-53-50].png" />Everyone needs a few minutes to relax and unwind during the work day. For some people visiting their favorite social network is the perfect solution, but if you love games then you will definitely want to have a look at the Avalanche!! extension for Google Chrome.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/sshot-2010-02-09-[23-42-40].png" />The Parental Controls feature in Windows 7 is a valuable tool for controlling the amount of time your children spend on the computer and the programs they’re using. Today we take a look at how to setup and use Parental Controls in Windows 7.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/geekers/up/Copy of sshot-2009-12-14-[00-04-36].png" />If you’re a fan of iGoogle, you probably have a perfect setup with RSS Feeds, Themes, and other gadgets just how you like it. Today we take a look at exporting those settings into another Google account so you don’t have to rebuild your favorite homepage.
<img src="/geekers/skifree-thumb.png" />I was stumbling around the web yesterday when I came across a blast from the past: The original SkiFree game for Windows, written by a Microsoft programmer on Windows 3.0 back in 1991. Imagine my surprise when I found out the same game actually works just fine on Windows Vista.
<img src="/geekers/fantasticcontraption-thumb.png" />Around midnight I stumbled across a new flash game posted by one of our forum members... about 3 hours later I realized that I was still playing, and hadn't written anything for today... but no matter, I'll pass on this productivity killer for everybody to enjoy!