Can a Monitor be TOO Bright?

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Is 8K Completely POINTLESS?

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Android 8.0 Oreo as Fast As Possible

Is the latest version of Android as exciting as a sandwich cookie? Techquickie investigates. Share your mouse and keyboard between multiple computers with Synergy! Save 50% here: https://symless.com/synergy/tq4 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, or tweet them here: http://twitter.com/jmart604 Intro Theme: Showdown Read more about Android 8.0 Oreo as Fast As Possible[…]

Google Pixel as Fast As Possible

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Pixel Persistence & Motion Blur as Fast As Possible

What effect does pixel persistence have on current VR headsets, and how does it impact aspects of the visual gaming experience like motion blur? Fractal Design message: Enjoy the clean, Scandanavian design of Fractal Design’s cases, power supplies, and cooling products at http://bit.ly/1zkZeM6 source

Why is Windows Display Scaling So Bad?

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What is Supersampling?

Supersampling refers to running a game at a higher resolution than your monitor supports – but why would you want to do that? Techquickie explains… 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. Techquickie Read more about What is Supersampling?[…]

The History of Google

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