Base Clock vs. Multiplier Overclocking

The first 200 people who head to https://brilliant.org/techquickie/ will get 20% off their annual premium subscription of Brilliant. You can speed up your CPU by overclocking both the base clock and the CPU multiplier – but what’s the difference between these, and why are there two overclocking options in the first place? Techquickie Merch Store: Read more about Base Clock vs. Multiplier Overclocking[…]

Do Cell Phones Really Cause Cancer?

Some people think that the radiation from phones and other electronic devices can give you cancer. Is there any truth to this, or is it just a huge misconception? 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 Read more about Do Cell Phones Really Cause Cancer?[…]

Intel Processor Generations As Fast As Possible *CORRECTED*

Intel CPUs have changed a lot since they released their first processor all the way back in 1971… 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 Licenses for images used in this video: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/legalcode http://www.gnu.org/licenses/old-licenses/fdl-1.2.en.html Pentium, Intel Core, Celeron, Centrino, Intel Inside, and the Intel logo Read more about Intel Processor Generations As Fast As Possible *CORRECTED*[…]

Does CPU Clock Speed Actually Matter?

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