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Here is a solution when going from a computer with DVI port to a monitor, HDTV, or projector with HDMI port, or from a computer, Blu-ray player, TV box, or game console with HDMI port to a monitor with DVI port. Here is the product as described: Cable Matters® (2 Pack) Gold-Plated DVI to HDMI […]

After opting for yet another computer upgrade, I decided to pull the SDR dongle from the shelf and give it a go. Installation can be a hassle, but there’s one particular thing that is usually forgotten. TIP REMINDER The dongle must be plugged in before installing the SDR Sharp software.

With this device you can connect multiple monitors to your computer: Plugable USB-VGA-165 USB to VGA Adapter for Multiple Displays up to 1920×1080 / 1600×1200 Each (DisplayLink DL-165 Chip). Supports Windows 8.1, 8, 7, and XP. Also works with the Apple products, such as MacBook Pro. Why the need of multiple monitors? Obviously, this application […]

DIY VHF HDTV Antenna

Some of us have that one irritating HDTV channel that is transmitted via a VHF frequency. All other channels are in the UHF range. I’ve had little success in combining the two into one antenna, mainly because I am on the fringe of reception. Instead, I have opted to build the VHF HDTV antenna as […]

Silicon Valley would like to break the Chinese code, because of the expanding internet market in China. However, there’s one major problem. Silicon Valley is currently being blocked in China. While Google and Facebook currently dominate the global market, the other tech giants in China appear to be gaining some ground. Baidu and Alibaba are […]

Outdoor HDTV Antenna Guide

Outdoor Antennas Range Description Winegard HD9095P 85 UHF | $76.37 Antennacraft MXU59 80+ UHF | $63.26 Winegard HD-9032 80 UHF | $51.99 Terrestrial Digital DB8 70+ UHF | $86.99 ClearStream4 65+ UHF | $129.97 Winegard HD7694P 50 VHF, UHF | $59.92 RCA ANT751 40 VHF, UHF | $45.74 * Range is indicated in miles. Long […]

#womw Tourbillon

Defy gravity one minute at a time with the Tourbillon Watch. This timepiece is a classic. #womw “Developed around 1795 and patented by the French-Swiss watchmaker Abraham-Louis Breguet on June 26, 1801, a tourbillon aims to counter the effects of gravity by mounting the escapement and balance wheel in a rotating cage, to negate the […]

Forget about these new smartwatches that track bodily functions and give boring details that I don’t have any desire for. I just want an atomic digital wristwatch that keeps solid time and is accurate. It would be nice if it announced it upon being prompted. My atomic watch should give me UTC time. This one […]

Windows XP Is Making A Comeback

It’s unofficial, but it is believed that Microsoft Service Pack 4 has been launched. This must be a big relief to the many fans of Windows XP that have not upgraded to a newer version. Even though Windows XP support has ended, Windows XP is just too popular to go away. Consider all of those […]

If you’re a mild audiophile like me, then you’re looking for nirvana with some affordable speakers that fill the room up. I wanted a decent sound system to quench my audiophile thirst, and I wanted to afford to eat my lunch at the same time. I accomplished this goal when I purchased the Logitech Z313 […]

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