LEDs as Fast As Possible

Light emitting diodes have actually been around for quite a bit longer than you may expect… so why does everyone in the electronics space seem to be so obsessed with them lately? Audible message: Thanks to Audible for supporting our channel. Get a free audiobook of your choice at http://www.audible.com/techquickie. source

Why Do People See Colors Differently?

Did you know that two different people can look at the same monitor and see different colors? How and why does this happen? 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. Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join Read more about Why Do People See Colors Differently?[…]

Avoiding Common PC Building Traps – Episode 6

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History of the Computer Keyboard

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Do Large Computer Cases Still Make Sense?

Sign up for Private Internet Access VPN at https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/pages/linus-tech-tips/techquickie It’s never been easier to build a powerful computer in a small space – so why are massive cases still so common? 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 Read more about Do Large Computer Cases Still Make Sense?[…]

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[…]

Laser Projectors as Fast As Possible

How are laser projectors superior to their bulb-based counterparts? 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 up for unlimited TunnelBear data. 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 Laser Projectors as Fast As Possible[…]

Backlight Types As Fast As Possible

How do different types of display backlights work, and how do they affect image quality? Audible message: Thanks to Audible for supporting our channel. Get a free 30 day trial at http://www.audible.com/techquickie. Thanks to Tyler Pruitt from SpectraCal for assisting us with this episode, and for the spectral measurement graphs. Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join the community: Read more about Backlight Types As Fast As Possible[…]

How To Calibrate Your Monitor

Many monitors don’t have accurate colors out of the box. Fortunately, you can often correct this by calibrating your display. How do you do this, and do you necessarily need expensive hardware? Squarespace link: Visit http://squarespace.com/techquickie and use offer code TECHQUICKIE to save 10% off your first order. Display calibration sites: http://www.lagom.nl/lcd-test/all_tests.php http://www.displaycalibration.com/color_depth.html Color profiles: Read more about How To Calibrate Your Monitor[…]