PCI Express is a popular technology these days, and many are asking what it is, what it does, and why there's so much fuss about graphics cards, solid-state drives, and motherboards that support PCI Express 4.0. In this article, we're going to answer these questions. We are also going to try to shed some light on what PCIe lanes are, what types of PCIe slots are there, and what's new in PCI Express 4.0. If you're curious to learn more, read on:
During the last decade or so, smartphones have become a very important part of our lives and, as with anything else we own, we want to customize almost everything about them. This includes our ringtones - those sounds which reflect our preferences and help us know when our smartphone rings. Many people search and use ringtones created by others, but some - us included - prefer to create their own custom ringtones, using songs we like, preferred life mottos and so on.
Did you hear about DNS over HTTPS? Do you want to know what DoH is? Why this new security standard that encrypts DNS requests is important, and why you should use it? In this guide, we answer all these questions, and show you how to enable DNS over HTTPS in Google Chrome, which is the most popular web browser today. There's plenty of ground to cover, so let's get started:
In Windows 10, knowing how to use alarms can come in handy. Whether you need a backup alarm to ensure you make that super-important early morning meeting, or need help organizing your daily schedule, the built-in alarm clock in Windows 10 can boost your productivity. You should use alarms if you spend a lot of time on your computer, especially while your time management skills are still a work in progress. :) This tutorial shows you how to add, use, and turn off alarms on your Windows 10 computer or device:
While you might not realize it, you see the wallpaper on your Android smartphone more often than any other image. So it makes sense to be picky about it and change it when you get bored with the old one, when you see something more interesting, or if you just want it to fit your current mood. Did you know there is more than one way to change the wallpaper for both your Home screen and your Lock screen on Android? This tutorial shows you how to change the wallpaper on Android smartphones and tablets, using four different methods:
The addition of the Windows Subsystem for Linux in Windows 10 came as a surprise for many, us included. Although it is a tool intended to be used mainly by developers, regular users seem to be interested in this feature too. We thought it would make sense if we show you how to run commands in Bash on Ubuntu on Windows 10 to work with files, folders, and apps. There is plenty of ground to cover, so let's get started:
Thanks to AMD, in the summer of 2019, new PCI Express hardware has arrived in our computers, promising graphics cards and solid-state drives that are faster than ever. The PCI Express 4.0 interface offers double the bandwidth of PCI Express 3.0 (PCIe 3), and it can do that for any expansion cards that connect to your motherboard. Now we have both graphics cards and SSDs that are compatible with PCI Express 4 (PCIe 4), available in shops. You may ask yourself: does PCIe 4 deliver more frames per second when playing games? Does it make your SSD drives a lot faster?
Mesh Wi-Fi networks, or whole-home Wi-Fi systems, are increasingly promoted by manufacturers of wireless equipment like Netgear, TP-Link, ASUS, Google, and others. The concept of mesh Wi-Fi sounds impressive but what does it mean? Do people need a mesh Wi-Fi system in their home or business office? Are whole-home Wi-Fi systems the future of home networking? If you need down-to-earth explanations, that anyone can understand, read this article:
WhatsApp is more popular than ever, so there's no wonder people want to access it on all possible devices. Ever wondered how to use WhatsApp on PC instead of your Android smartphone? There are two ways to access the app from your computer or device, either from your browser or by using the WhatsApp Desktop client. Read this tutorial to learn how to use WhatsApp directly from your Windows 10 computer:
The Settings are a vital part of your Android experience. They contain everything you need in order to set up and personalize your smartphone according to your preferences. While accessing the Android Settings can be quite intuitive, you might encounter some issues, especially on a new smartphone, with an unfamiliar version of Android. Read this tutorial to learn how to get to the Android Settings menu: