How to extend Wi-Fi Range on the CHEAP

How to extend Wi-Fi Range on the CHEAP

At some point, we’ve all tried to stream an episode of our favourite show on Netflix and run up against a Wi-Fi range limit. So, have you ever wondered why can’t we just boost it to MAXIMUM POWER and extend the range? Two of the most obvious ways that we...
Will the internet run out of Space?

Will the internet run out of Space?

Let’s suppose that right after you finish this fine blog post you want to sit down and binge-watch everything that was uploaded to YouTube today. Well, I’d advise against that since it’ll take, oh I don’t know, the rest of your life? Every...
Why Web Browsers Are FREE

Why Web Browsers Are FREE

Many of you will be too young to remember this, but popular web browsing software used to cost money. It wasn’t until 1998 that Netscape Navigator became free to use for regular consumers, but almost no one pays for web browsers anymore, so why are the companies...
BIOS and UEFI? WHAT IS IT?

BIOS and UEFI? WHAT IS IT?

There’s an adage for computer novices that says “if you can smash something with a hammer its hardware but if you can only swear at it in futility, its software.” Not everything is that cut-and-dried and one of the most important parts of your PC is...
Whatever happened to Clippy???

Whatever happened to Clippy???

Have you ever had a visit from the ‘Good Idea Fairy’ that you later regret? It may be something like “I’ll just duct-tape my bumper back onto my car! What could go wrong?!” Well, Microsoft had a moment like this back in 1997 when they...