File Systems as Fast As Possible

NTFS, FAT32, exFAT…what are the differences between file systems, and what does a file system actually do, anyway? lynda.com message: Sign up for your 10-day FREE trial at http://lynda.com/techquickie Follow: http://twitter.com/luke_lafr Join the community: http://linustechtips.com License for images used in this video: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/legalcode source

Misconception Mashers – Episode 1 – PC Components

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Why the Headphone Jack is Going EXTINCT

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Monitor Defects As Fast As Possible

Modern monitors are pretty awesome, but between backlight bleeding, IPS glow, and burn-in, a lot can go wrong with them as well… 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

Why Are Apple Products So Expensive?

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What SSD To Buy As Fast As Possible

What should you look for when buying an SSD beyond capacity and sequential performance numbers? Dollar Shave Club link: http://dollarshaveclub.com/linus Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join the community: http://linustechtips.com source

Futureproofing As Fast As Possible

How much sense does it make to try and “futureproof” your PC so it’ll be ready for what’s to come years down the line? 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 Read more about Futureproofing As Fast As Possible[…]

Hybrid Drives As Fast As Possible

If you’re trying to decide between a fast but expensive SSD, and a slower but cheaper and more spacious HDD, could hybrid drives be a good compromise? Thanks to Braintree for supporting our channel. To learn more, and for your first $50,000 in transactions fee-free, go to http://www.braintreepayments.com/techquickie Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join the community: http://linustechtips.com source