How Have Smartphone Cameras Gotten So Good?

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Latency as Fast As Possible

Latency, the delay between an input and the corresponding output, can affect everything from gaming to driving your car. What causes it, what happens when latency is too high, and how do we fight it? Thanks Audible! 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 Read more about Latency as Fast As Possible[…]

Voice Recognition As Fast As Possible

Voice recognition, after years of clunky performance, has finally started seeing widespread adoption. How have improvements made it so popular? Squarespace link: Visit http://squarespace.com/linus and use offer code LINUS to save 10% off your first order. Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join the community: http://linustechtips.com source

Should You Upgrade Your Wireless Router?

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What are Mainframes?

Mainframe computers, also known as “big iron,” power things from credit card processing to airline ticketing. How do they work, and what makes them different from other large-scale devices like supercomputers? 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 Read more about What are Mainframes?[…]