Optical vs Laser Gaming Mice as Fast As Possible

I just got my hands on the new Deathadder 2013 which can handle up to 6400DPI with an optical sensor… So there you go. It’s still less technically less than laser, but more than almost anyone would need. FORUM LINK: http://linustechtips.com/main/news-reviews-article-guides/linus-videos-news-and-ramblings/47101-temporary-thread-for-tech-quickie-video-suggestions source

Do You Still Need a Mousepad?

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Laser Projectors as Fast As Possible

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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[…]

Adaptive Cruise Control As Fast As Possible

Driverless cars aren’t common yet, but vehicles with adaptive cruise control are pretty easy to come by. How does this “smart” cruise control make driving safer? 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. Read more about Adaptive Cruise Control As Fast As Possible[…]

Printers As Fast As Possible

Modern printers are incredibly useful, but notorious for having questionable reliability. How do laser & inkjet printers work, and why do they often give us a hard time? Head over to http://iFixit.com/TECHQUICKIE for all your electronics repair needs. Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join the community: http://linustechtips.com License for diagram used in this video: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/legalcode source

Blu-ray As Fast As Possible

Although optical discs are widely considered to be on the way out, Blu-ray discs offer advantages over streaming video… 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 image used in this video: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/legalcode source

QR Codes and Barcodes As Fast As Possible

Scannable codes, once the sole province of the grocery store checkout aisle, are now everywhere thanks to the rise of smartphones. How have they changed over the years? 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 Read more about QR Codes and Barcodes As Fast As Possible[…]

Why Self-Driving Cars DON'T Just CRASH

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Mouse DPI (CPI) as Fast As Possible

What does it actually mean when a manufacturer says that their mouse has 8000 DPI? Is a high DPI really that important? Sponsor message: Check out Fractal Design’s awesome cases, power supplies and cooling products at http://www.fractal-design.com. source