How Does Region Locking Work?

Region locking – when a stream or disc only works in a certain part of the world – is super-common and super-annoying. Why and how is it implemented? Thanks to Audible for supporting our channel. Get a free audiobook with a 30 day free trial at http://www.audible.com/techquickie. Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join the community: http://linustechtips.com source

What is Data Rot?

Can data just disappear if you leave your drives sitting around for too long? 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. Thanks to Tom Mortensen and Jon Panozzo from LimeTech for helping us Read more about What is Data Rot?[…]