Technology: Silicon Valley on Apple post-Jobs: success for now

Silicon Valley on Apple post-Jobs: success for now

Silicon Valley on Apple post-Jobs: success for now.Apple headquarters is still standing in this leafy Silicon Valley suburb even after Steve Jobs' industry-rattling announcement that he was r

Technology: How to Use a Garmin Nuvi 250W

How to Use a Garmin Nuvi 250W

The Garmin Nuvi 250W is one in a long line of popular Global Positioning System (GPS) products released by Garmin, a leader in GPS technology. With the ability to find route locations from nearly anywhere in the United States and select locations around the world, the Nuvi 250W is essential for trav

Technology: How to Set a Dish 1000 for FTA

How to Set a Dish 1000 for FTA

FTA (Free-To-Air) signals do not require a subscription service in order to be accessed by a satellite dish. The Dish Network 1000 satellite dish can be used to receive FTA transmissions that provide users with numerous free television channels. The construction of the dish, unlike some other Dish N

Technology: How to Use a Panasonic TV Remote

How to Use a Panasonic TV Remote

Panasonic is a multinational corporation that produces consumer electronics. A Nov. 2010 CNET article stated that Panasonic holds its place at the top of the list in the "Best 5 HDTVs: Picture Quality." Take control of your TV and TV remote by knowing all of the controls.

Technology: How to Set Up a DVD Surround Sound System

How to Set Up a DVD Surround Sound System

A DVD surround sound system is similar to many other home theater systems: It simply has a DVD player built into the central receiver. The specifics of setting one up vary by model and by the particular components of your entertainment system (VCR, cable box) The basic steps remain the same regardl

Technology: Cloud Photo Tips

Cloud Photo Tips

When shooting cloud photos, getting the composition and lighting just right can be challenging. Use these tips to improve your results when shooting photos of clouds.

Technology: How to Choose MP3 Recorder Software

How to Choose MP3 Recorder Software

MP3 is an audio compression scheme that converts music or speech into smaller file sizes by removing high frequencies and reducing data by more than 1,000 percent. To record your own MP3 files, you need an "encoder," a program that converts WAV files into MP3 files.

Technology: Using Smokeless Cigarettes

Using Smokeless Cigarettes

Smoking reduces one's life span by 10 years. This tidbit itself is enough for most people to quit smoking. This of course is easier said than done as the addiction to nicotine is very strong.

Technology: How to Make Free Phone Calls From a Payphone

How to Make Free Phone Calls From a Payphone

With cell phone use on the rise, payphones are becoming a thing of the past. However, because not everyone owns a cell phone, has a signal or a charged battery, payphones are still around, albeit not as convenient as they once were. While the company that owns the payphone is in the business to make

Technology: Sony Xel-1 Oled Tv: Sign of Things to Come?

Sony Xel-1 Oled Tv: Sign of Things to Come?

Sony's 11' XEL-1 OLED TV is the world's first OLED television. This new display technology will soon take over LCDs and Plasma - it will offer bright, thin and efficient TVs.

Technology: My Shock Mount Won't Fit the Microphone Stand

My Shock Mount Won't Fit the Microphone Stand

If you use a home recording studio of any kind, your microphone probably came with a shock mount --- a device designed to reduce the impact any vibrations of the mic or its stand have on your recordings. You may have also noticed that they're notoriously difficult to match up with any mic stand othe

Technology: How to Set the Decoder on Free Frequency

How to Set the Decoder on Free Frequency

The United States completed the transition to over-the-air digital TV signals in 2010. Most TV sets manufactured prior to that transition do not have the circuitry required to tune a digital signal coming from an antenna. Because of that, many people use a digital decoder that converts the digital t

Technology: 7.9 Inch Teclast P85T Mini Quad Core Tablet PC From SpeMall

7.9 Inch Teclast P85T Mini Quad Core Tablet PC From SpeMall

Teclast P85T mini Quad Core is using Mediatek MT8123 quad-core processors. This processor used 28 nm process manufacturing, which balanced the heat, Power consumption and performance, it get rid of high-end quad-core processors because of ...

Technology: Information on the Panasonic DMC-FZ20

Information on the Panasonic DMC-FZ20

The Panasonic DMC-FZ20 is one in a series of third-generation "super zoom" cameras produced by Panasonic. It was the replacement for the earlier FZ10 model, and it was simultaneously launched with the DM-FZ3 model of the same series.

Technology: A Big Boom for Mobile Game Developers

A Big Boom for Mobile Game Developers

Mobile games have become a great industry and is expected to grow in future also. There is a great scope of opportunities for the businesses and mobile game developers who are in this industry. How th

Technology: Get Cheaper Printouts

Get Cheaper Printouts

Computer gadgets are available in a wide range, different prices, hundreds of models and attractive features which confuse the buyer. Printer is one such peripheral device which is now a necessity for every home and ...

Technology: How to Pair a Jabra Bluetooth With the LG enV3

How to Pair a Jabra Bluetooth With the LG enV3

Bluetooth wireless technology allows cellular phone users to connect or pair a cellular device to an external source for hands free calling. These external sources can range from vehicle audio systems to headsets. Pairing an LG enV3 to a Jabra Bluetooth headset allows the user to call anyone witho

Technology: How to Troubleshoot a VCR

How to Troubleshoot a VCR

The most common reason for VCR problems is programming errors, but many problems can be solved by adjusting hookups or cleaning the components. Here is a general troubleshooting guide for VCRs.