Why Do People See Colors Differently?

Did you know that two different people can look at the same monitor and see different colors? How and why does this happen? Freshbooks message: Head over to http://freshbooks.com/techquickie and don’t forget to enter Tech Quickie in the “How Did You Hear About Us” section when signing up for your free trial. Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join Read more about Why Do People See Colors Differently?[…]

Image File Formats – JPEG, GIF, PNG

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How To Calibrate Your Monitor

Many monitors don’t have accurate colors out of the box. Fortunately, you can often correct this by calibrating your display. How do you do this, and do you necessarily need expensive hardware? Squarespace link: Visit http://squarespace.com/techquickie and use offer code TECHQUICKIE to save 10% off your first order. Display calibration sites: http://www.lagom.nl/lcd-test/all_tests.php http://www.displaycalibration.com/color_depth.html Color profiles: Read more about How To Calibrate Your Monitor[…]

Why do Monitors Display Colors Differently?

It seems like it shouldn’t be too hard for monitors to just all look the same – so why don’t they? Freshbooks message: Head over to http://freshbooks.com/techquickie and don’t forget to enter Tech Quickie in the “How Did You Hear About Us” section when signing up for your free trial. Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join the community: Read more about Why do Monitors Display Colors Differently?[…]