Category: Internet

IBM Scientists Have Crammed The Digital Equivalent Of 330 million Books Into A Tiny Cartridge!

IBM Scientists Have Crammed The Digital Equivalent Of 330 million Books Into A Tiny Cartridge!

Around 60 years ago, IBM's tape storage technology could hold just 2 Megabytes of data. Fast forward to 2017 and with this incredible breakthrough by IBM scientists, they can now store 330 Terabytes of data!

How To Use Google DNS in Windows 10

How To Use Google DNS in Windows 10

In this post I'll show you how you can easily speed up your web browsing and increase your security by using Google's FREE DNS in Windows 10

How To Recall An Email Sent From Gmail

How To Recall An Email Sent From Gmail

Ever sent an email to your boss or your ex an instantly regretted it? Well in Gmail you can recall that email up to 30 seconds after you've clicked send. In this post, I show you how.

What Is An API [Explainer]

What Is An API [Explainer]

APIs glue many smartphone applications and websites together and have transformed the Internet. I explain what an API is with a real world example - in Plain English.

What Is MU-MIMO?  [Explainer]

What Is MU-MIMO? [Explainer]

MU-MIMO is set to revolutionize wireless networking. In this explainer, I explain what it is and how it will speed up your home Wi-Fi.

How To Share A YouTube Video With A Start And End Time

How To Share A YouTube Video With A Start And End Time

Want to share only the funniest bit of a YouTube video with your mates? Here's how to share a YouTube video that starts where you want it to automatically.

What Is Port Forwarding And What Is It Used For? [Explainer]

What Is Port Forwarding And What Is It Used For? [Explainer]

Port forwarding is the topic of discussion for this explainer. I explain in simple terms what it means and what you'd use it for.

How To Find Your Car With Google Maps

How To Find Your Car With Google Maps

Finding your car in a busy parking lot can be a nightmare. Here's how Google Maps can help you.

Explainer: What Is Private Browsing?

Explainer: What Is Private Browsing?

Private browsing, incognito mode and private mode all mean the same thing but what is it exactly and how does it differ from normal browsing? Well in this post I explain all, expel some of the myths and outline some of the advantages to private browsing.

15 Reasons To Root Your Android Phone

15 Reasons To Root Your Android Phone

Not sure if you want to take the plunge and root your Android phone? Here are 15 good reasons why I think you should!

Explainer: What Is DNS?

Explainer: What Is DNS?

DNS or Domain Name System is one of those things you probably haven't heard of, but is fundamental to how the internet works. In this guide, I'll explain what it is, how it works and how it can apply to internet security.

10 Awesome Google Apps And Services You Can't Live Without

10 Awesome Google Apps And Services You Can't Live Without

Google was once just known for its search engine, but now it's much more. Here are 10 apps and services Google provide that you may not know about.

How To Browse The Internet When Travelling Without An Internet Connection

How To Browse The Internet When Travelling Without An Internet Connection

This step by step guide will show you how you can still read your favourite websites whilst travelling without an internet connection.

How To Restart Chrome In A Single Click

How To Restart Chrome In A Single Click

Chrome is a memory hog - fact. So free up memory with this simple trick that will enable you to restart Chrome in a single click!

How To Setup A Virtual Machine On Windows 10

How To Setup A Virtual Machine On Windows 10

In this guide I'll explain what a virtual machine is, why you might use one and how to run Ubuntu in Windows 10.