What Does Scroll Lock Do?

The Scroll Lock key is a mainstay on most keyboards, but does it actually do anything? Share your mouse and keyboard between multiple computers with Synergy! Save 50% here: https://symless.com/synergy/tq5 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 Join Read more about What Does Scroll Lock Do?[…]

Motion Sensors as Fast As Possible

Motion sensors have changed pretty significantly in the last 20 years. We even have sensors that detect their own motion! Wait… how does that work?… Audible message: Thanks to Audible for supporting our channel. Get a free audiobook of your choice at http://www.audible.com/techquickie. Twitter: http://twitter.com/linustech Facebook: http://facebook.com/linustech Join our community forum: http://linustechtips.com source

Nintendo Switch as Fast As Possible

The Nintendo Switch is an interesting hybrid console that serves as the successor to the Wii U. What should you know about it? 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/linustech Join Read more about Nintendo Switch as Fast As Possible[…]

Why Do Electronics Get Hot?

There’s lots of debate over cooling solutions for electronics, but why do they generate so much heat in the first place? Squarespace link: Visit http://squarespace.com/techquickie and use offer code TECHQUICKIE to save 10% off your first order. Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join the community: http://linustechtips.com source

Mechanical Keyboard Switches – Part 2

Our last video on mechanical keyboard switches came out four years ago! So we decided it was time for a second episode where we go over other types of switches that have since gained in popularity. TunnelBear message: TunnelBear is the easy-to-use VPN app for mobile and desktop. Visit http://tunnelbear.com/linus to try it free and Read more about Mechanical Keyboard Switches – Part 2[…]

Routers vs. Switches vs. Access Points – And More

Routers, switches, access points, modems, hubs, bridges…what is the difference between all these network devices?! 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 the community: http://linustechtips.com License for image used: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/legalcode Read more about Routers vs. Switches vs. Access Points – And More[…]