Misconception Mashers – Episode 1 – PC Components

There are plenty of misconceptions about PC components out there. We’d like to, well, MASH them! 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 Read more about Misconception Mashers – Episode 1 – PC Components[…]

Is Microsoft Strangling the Desktop PC? (UWP Explained)

Receive an additional $25 credit for Ting today when you sign up at https://techquickie.ting.com/ The Universal Windows Platform allows developers to write programs that run across Microsoft devices, and even allows gamers to buy just one copy of a title for both PC and Xbox – but is it also a huge overreach by Microsoft? Read more about Is Microsoft Strangling the Desktop PC? (UWP Explained)[…]

Why Don't Multiple GPUs Scale Properly?

Multi-GPU setups like SLI and CrossFire can deliver performance you just can’t get with a single card, but two GPUs doesn’t always mean twice the framerate… Dollar Shave Club link: http://dollarshaveclub.com/linus Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join the community: http://linustechtips.com source

Futureproofing As Fast As Possible

How much sense does it make to try and “futureproof” your PC so it’ll be ready for what’s to come years down the line? 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 Read more about Futureproofing As Fast As Possible[…]

History of GPUs As Fast As Possible

We’ve come a long way since Pong was state-of-the-art. Let’s have a look at some of the milestones in computer graphics over the years. 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. Follow: http://twitter.com/luke_lafr Read more about History of GPUs As Fast As Possible[…]

Avoiding Common PC Building Traps – Episode 1

What are some common pitfalls of building your own PC, and how do you avoid them? 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. Follow: twitter.com/linustech Join the community: linustechtips.com source

SLI by NVIDIA – Everything you Need to Know as Fast As Possible

NVIDIA SLI technology can be confusing, but this video should help you understand the basics in just a few minutes! Sponsor message: Try Hotspot Shield for FREE and get 20% off an Elite subscription with offer code LINUS. Go to http://bit.ly/HSShare Sponsor Link: http://linustechtips.com/main/topic/57757-hotspot-shield-sponsor-link/?hl=%2Bhotspot+%2Bshield NVIDIA SLI Certified Components List: http://www.geforce.com/whats-new/guides/introduction-to-sli-technology-guide#4 LinusTechTips forum link: http://linustechtips.com source