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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The Megapixel Myth As Fast As Possible

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History of the Computer Keyboard

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How Do Scanners Work?

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How Does Fingerprint Scanning Work?

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Why HDMI ISN'T Always The Answer

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How Have Smartphone Cameras Gotten So Good?

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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[…]

Misused Technology Terms

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