History of the Laptop

We’ve gotten used to thin, light, yet powerful laptops that can do almost everything a desktop can – but it wasn’t always that way! Learn about the history of laptops, from the earliest bulky portables to the sleek machines of today. Freshbooks message: Head over to http://freshbooks.com/techquickie and don’t forget to enter Tech Quickie in Read more about History of the Laptop[…]

What are Arcologies?

Arcologies are large, self-sufficient structures that may one day help address the challenges of overpopulation and resource scarcity – but is this concept just a sci-fi pipe dream, or could it be a realistic solution? Freshbooks message: Head over to http://freshbooks.com/techquickie and don’t forget to enter Tech Quickie in the “How Did You Hear About Read more about What are Arcologies?[…]

The History of Microsoft (1975-2001)

Have a look at Microsoft’s meteoric rise to becoming one of the titans of the software industry, as well as its stumbles along the way. TunnelBear message: TunnelBear is the easy-to-use VPN app for mobile and desktop. Visit http://tunnelbear.com/linus to try it free and save 10% when you sign up for unlimited TunnelBear data. Follow: Read more about The History of Microsoft (1975-2001)[…]

Windows Versions As Fast As Possible

Microsoft Windows has a long history of both successes and slip-ups. How did we get from Windows 1.0 in 1985 to Windows 10 today? lynda.com message: Sign up for your 10-day FREE trial at http://lynda.com/techquickie Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join the community: http://linustechtips.com source