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Outdoor Digital Signage - The Lowdown

Outdoor Digital Signage - The Lowdown

Outdoor digital signage is part of the digital out of home revolution - the use of modern flat-screen TVs for advertising, promotion and branding. There are many challenges involved with using screens in this way, but also many benefit. This article describes these advantages and challenges and how
How to Make Images Using Keyboard Strokes

How to Make Images Using Keyboard Strokes

The American Standard Code for Information Interchange, or “ASC II,” is a widely used character-set for transmitting text-based information over computers. It consists of 94 visible characters, including the upper- and lower-case letters of the alphabet, numbers and other symbols found o
Video: Unboxing the Snow Lizard SLXtreme

Video: Unboxing the Snow Lizard SLXtreme

Video Transcript Hi, I'm Dave Johnson, I'm the editor of eHow's tech channel, and today let's unbox an SLXtreme. So what I've got here is the SLXtreme from Snow Lizard. This is one of those kick starter success stories. It's a ruggedize case for the iPhone and it is perfect for people...
Is a Wireless Portable Printer Useful?

Is a Wireless Portable Printer Useful?

There's no question to me at all, as well as to many others in the belief that wireless portable printers are amazing devices that genuinely do serve a real purpose by allowing businessmen and office workers, to work better in their day to day lives. But the big issue isn't to do with thei
Why Does My CPU Usage Always Run at 99% With Firefox?

Why Does My CPU Usage Always Run at 99% With Firefox?

You may find that your CPU rises to 99 percentage when you run Firefox because of a faulty plugin or because your computer has been compromised by malware. Plugins extend the functionality of Firefox, but they can become corrupt. When this happens, unpredictable results can occur. By learning more a
HP Cartridge Troubleshooting

HP Cartridge Troubleshooting

No matter what type of printer you own or what you use it for, it is important to keep the ink cartridges in top condition. Faulty ink cartridges can cause serious print quality issues, and a leaking print cartridge could even damage your printer. Knowing how to resolve common print cartridge issues
Canon IP90 Printer - A Perfect Portable Printer

Canon IP90 Printer - A Perfect Portable Printer

Canon iP90 printer is portable, powerful and rugged, the photo printer delivers outstanding performance at home or on the road. This compact printer can yield up to 16 pages per minute in black and up to 12 pages per minute in color, while having a resolution of up to 4,800 x 1,200 color dots per in
Epson Printer Troubleshooting

Epson Printer Troubleshooting

Epson is one of the leading manufacturers of quality printers for the home and office. Sometimes, Epson printers do have problems, and if you know the correct troubleshooting steps, you can save yourself time and money and get your printer working again.
Why Go to a Professional For Computer Repairs?

Why Go to a Professional For Computer Repairs?

Your desktop or laptop may be running slowly, be disjointed or making a funny noise. It didn't do this when it was new! Your friends and family may be telling you that the problem is this or that. Some may even be offering to fix it for you, telling you what part to buy online and letting him o
How to Convert an Internal Hard Drive to an External Hard Drive to Get Data

How to Convert an Internal Hard Drive to an External Hard Drive to Get Data

Internal hard drives contain all the information stored on your desktop or notebook system. If you experience a hardware failure and don't have a recent backup, the easiest way to retrieve your data is by removing the hard drive from your computer. Then, install the drive in another computer or conv
How to Replace Acer Aspire One Memory

How to Replace Acer Aspire One Memory

The Aspire One notebook series was created to provide an affordable and reliable multimedia notebook. Manufactured by the Acer corporation, Aspire One notebooks host Intel Atom processors and utilize Windows operating systems. Should you encounter a problem with the memory (also known as RAM) in you
What You Should Consider for the Hard Drive When Buying a Computer?

What You Should Consider for the Hard Drive When Buying a Computer?

Choosing the right hard drive when you purchase a computer is an important decision. Although it is easy to add more RAM (memory) to a computer, upgrading a hard drive can be expensive and often requires a professional.
How do I Reformat a Sony Vaio VGN-SZ360P?

How do I Reformat a Sony Vaio VGN-SZ360P?

The Vaio VGN-SZ360P is a thin and lightweight notebook manufactured by Sony. Like other Vaio models, this notebook also comes with the "Vaio Recovery Center," a tool designed to help you restore or reformat your notebook in the event of a serious virus attack or hard drive crash. Remember that refor
Materials Used for Magnetic Data Storage

Materials Used for Magnetic Data Storage

Magnetic drives are the physical side of our digital information.ballyscanlon/Stockbyte/Getty ImagesMagnetic data storage is an area of technology still in rapid flux, with the materials and methods used changing from year to year as companies struggle to fit more and more information in...
How to Connect a Laptop to a Color TV

How to Connect a Laptop to a Color TV

Many people have a need to connect their laptop to their TV. This may make watching videos and movies better, playing games more fun, and easier to display a picture slide show. What many people might not know is that connecting your laptop to your TV can be quick and easy. The most important thing
List of Laptop Processors

List of Laptop Processors

Laptops can vary in performance and price, usually each being directly related with each other. One big factor in a computer's capabilities is the speed of its processor. Although you can buy a gaming desktop computer with a 4 GHz processor, unfortunately, technology has not allowed users...
Turn Your Old Laptops Into Cash

Turn Your Old Laptops Into Cash

How easy is it to turn our laptops into cash? - With the growth of electronics, and the advances in technology comes with it the number of unused computers, especially laptops - taking Advantage of the services available on the internet we now have the option to turn these old, used, broken or unwan
How to Wash a Computer

How to Wash a Computer

Proper computer maintenance is important. A computer filled with dust and dirt can damage the inner workings of a system and prevent air from circulating. Cleaning a computer is easy to do. A dirty computer must be cleaned from the inside out; clean the keyboard, mouse and inside and outside of the
How to Fix a Laptop If It Gets Wet

How to Fix a Laptop If It Gets Wet

Even though you may take every possible step to protect your beloved computer, accidents sometimes happen. You may be sitting down to work with a glass of water nearby, and one false step may leave your computer soaked. But not all hope is lost: You can take a few steps to save your computer from a
How to Find a Bug on a Computer

How to Find a Bug on a Computer

Computer bugs, or viruses, are a type of application that attaches to files inside your computer, contaminating and transferring information from one system to another. The primary goal of a computer bug is to corrupt a user's computer, resulting in slow load times and system crashes. These bugs ope