Why Does Overclocking Void Your Warranty?

It’s common knowledge that overclocking your CPU will void its warranty, but why is this the case when AMD and Intel openly market some of their processors as being “unlocked”? 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 Read more about Why Does Overclocking Void Your Warranty?[…]

Why Do Electronics Die?

Why do our electronics seem to have a limited lifespan, even if they don’t contain moving parts? 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 the community: http://linustechtips.com Licenses for images Read more about Why Do Electronics Die?[…]

Should You Buy Refurbished Electronics?

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. Is buying refurbished electronics a great way to save money, or a risky gamble on a mistreated gadget? Techquickie explains. Techquickie Merch Store: https://www.designbyhumans.com/shop/LinusTechTips/ Techquickie Movie Read more about Should You Buy Refurbished Electronics?[…]