Dude, Where's My Electric Car?

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Could We Build Solar Panels Around The Sun? (Dyson Spheres and Rings)

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How Does Credit Card Fraud Protection Work?

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How Does Bitcoin Work?

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CPUs vs GPUs As Fast As Possible

CPUs and GPUs are both silicon microprocessors, so why are they suited for such different tasks inside your PC? 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: http://linustechtips.com License Read more about CPUs vs GPUs As Fast As Possible[…]

History of GPUs As Fast As Possible

We’ve come a long way since Pong was state-of-the-art. Let’s have a look at some of the milestones in computer graphics over the years. 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 unlimited TunnelBear data. Follow: http://twitter.com/luke_lafr Read more about History of GPUs As Fast As Possible[…]

What Data Does Windows 10 Send to Microsoft?

Your Windows 10 installation is probably sending quite a bit of information to Microsoft. Just what sorts of things are being sent, and could they be used to identify you or your activities? Try Tunnelbear for free, no credit card required, at https://www.tunnelbear.com/Linus 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 Read more about What Data Does Windows 10 Send to Microsoft?[…]