What's the Difference Between Parallel and Serial?

At first, parallel connections might seem like better ways to send data – so why are most modern interfaces like USB serial? Visit https://www.tunnelbear.com/Linus and start your 7-day free trial today! 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 Join the community: http://linustechtips.com Leave a reply with your requests for future episodes, or Read more about What's the Difference Between Parallel and Serial?[…]

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[…]

Common BIOS Settings Explained

What are some of the more common BIOS settings you might want to tweak to get your computer running as well as it can? Share your mouse and keyboard between multiple computers with Synergy! Save 25% here: https://symless.com/synergy/tq1 Techquickie Merch Store: https://www.designbyhumans.com/shop/LinusTechTips/ Techquickie Movie Poster: https://shop.crowdmade.com/collections/linustechtips/products/tech-quickie-24×36-poster Leave a comment with your requests for future episodes, Read more about Common BIOS Settings Explained[…]

External GPU Enclosures as Fast As Possible

External GPU enclosures are a relatively new development that allow you to use a desktop graphics card with your laptop. What should you know about them? Receive an additional $25 credit for Ting today when you sign up at https://techquickie.ting.com/ 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 Read more about External GPU Enclosures as Fast As Possible[…]

PCI Express 4.0 as Fast As Possible

The newest version of PCI Express will start appearing on motherboards soon – but is there anything compelling about it? 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. PlayOnLinux: https://www.playonlinux.com/en/ Techquickie Merch Store: https://www.designbyhumans.com/shop/LinusTechTips/ Read more about PCI Express 4.0 as Fast As Possible[…]

NVMe As Fast As Possible

SSDs are awesome, but the common SATA interface is becoming a serious bottleneck. However, the new NVMe standard helps take SSD performance to new heights… 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/2.5/legalcode source

Why Motherboard Shopping is CONFUSING

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