Remember WORDPERFECT? – Where Are They Now

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How Secure is Incognito Mode?

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History of the Computer Keyboard

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The History of Nintendo (1889-1991)

Nintendo started out as a small playing card company and struggled when it decided to branch out into other ventures – until it decided to dabble in the fledgling video game market… 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 Read more about The History of Nintendo (1889-1991)[…]

History of the Motherboard

Sign up for Private Internet Access VPN at https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/pages/linus-tech-tips/techquickie The first true PC motherboard appeared in 1981, but the road that let up to it was quite long – as was the journey it took afterwards! Techquickie Merch Store: https://www.designbyhumans.com/shop/LinusTechTips/ Techquickie Movie Poster: https://shop.crowdmade.com/collections/linustechtips/products/tech-quickie-24×36-poster Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Leave a reply with your requests for future episodes, Read more about History of the Motherboard[…]

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[…]

How Does Credit Card Fraud Protection Work?

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History of the Mouse

Did you know the first computer mouse looked like a wooden box with pizza cutters attached to it? How did we get from that to the laser-based RGB mice we know and love today? 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” Read more about History of the Mouse[…]

The History of Google

Google has grown from a small project at Stanford University into one of the world’s largest tech brands. What drove this growth? Dollar Shave Club link: http://dollarshaveclub.com/linus Follow: twitter.com/linustech Join the community: linustechtips.com License for image used: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/legalcode source