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OLED vs. QLED, and More: Which TV Should You Buy?

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Want a new TV, but confused by the barrage of acronyms and jargon manufacturers love? One of the biggest decisions you’ll have to make is whether you want a traditional light-emitting diode (LED) model, or a set that features the newer organic light-emitting diode (OLED) technology.

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The Article Was Written/Published By: Tim Brookes

16 Ways to Repurpose Your Old Gadgets

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Tech is constantly being outdated, and because of that, you might have a small gadget graveyard building up in your house somewhere. But you spent a decent amount of money on all that stuff, it shouldn’t go to waste! So before you get rid of it, let’s go over some cool stuff you can do with those dated pieces of tech.

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Source: https://www.reviewgeek.com/53199/16-ways-to-repurpose-your-old-gadgets/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Eric Schoon

How to Get Started Running Servers on Google Cloud Platform

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Google Cloud Platform’s Compute Engine works very similarly to AWS’s EC2 platform, allowing you to launch and run cloud servers very quickly. We’ll show how to get started and get a server up and running if you’re new to the platform.

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Source: https://www.cloudsavvyit.com/4480/how-to-get-started-running-servers-on-google-cloud-platform/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Anthony Heddings

How to Monitor Network Usage on Your Mac’s Dock

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Whether you’re troubleshooting network issues or just trying to conserve bandwidth, it’s handy to watch your Mac’s network usage over time. With Activity Monitor, Apple makes it easy to keep an eye on network activity at a glance in the Dock. Here’s how to set it up.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/687741/how-to-monitor-network-usage-on-your-macs-dock/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Benj Edwards

How to Set Up Your Own Cloud PC

Make-Cloud-PC-Featured.jpg If you want a PC that you can access from anywhere, you should give cloud PCs a shot. You can get one to have access to your files wherever you are or even hire a beefy gaming PC so you can play games that your current computer would never dream of running. What if you could just hire a cloud PC and tweak it to your liking? Fortunately, you can with a little help from an online service and the Parsec application. Related: Cloud Gaming vs. Gaming PC: Is Streaming Games Your Best Option? How to… Read more13880593.gif

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The Article Was Written/Published By: Simon Batt

How to Connect Your Android or iPhone to Your TV

connect-phone-iphone-to-tv-hero.jpg With the unstoppable rise of smart TVs, connecting your Android phone or iPhone to your TV is easier than ever. There is no longer a need for external gadgets or clunky cables (though those still work too) – for the most part you can easily beam movies, share photos, and even transfer data between the two. In fact, there are so many ways to connect your phone to your TV that we’ve decided to list them, giving you the details you need on how best to connect your phone with your TV, depending on what exactly you want to do. … Read more13878093.gif

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The Article Was Written/Published By: Robert Zak

Which Old Components Can You Reuse When Building a New PC?

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Building a new PC is fun, exciting, and . . . expensive. After you’ve built a few desktops, all those new boxes of Corsair, NVIDIA, and Intel gear can lose their luster—especially after you tally up the bill.

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The Article Was Written/Published By: Ian Paul

How to Monitor CPU Usage on Your Mac’s Dock

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If you often run processor-intensive apps, it’s good to keep an eye on your Mac’s CPU usage. Luckily, Apple makes it easy to get a quick glance at CPU Usage and CPU History by changing Activity Monitor‘s Dock icon. Here’s how to set it up.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/687591/how-to-view-cpu-usage-and-history-in-the-dock-on-the-mac/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Benj Edwards

MOGA XP5-X Plus Review: A Premium Mobile Controller for the Game-Streaming Future

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While most mobile games are designed with touch screens in mind, we’re starting to see more console/PC games playable on mobile devices through streaming platforms like Google Stadia and GeForce NOW. When it comes to those types of games, you’re going to need a controller to properly play them, and the MOGA XP5-X Plus from PowerA was specifically designed with these platforms in mind.

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Source: https://www.reviewgeek.com/51957/moga-xp5-x-plus-review-the-premium-controller-for-the-game-streaming-future/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Eric Schoon

How to Set Up a Linux FTP Server for Quick File Transfers

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FTP, or File Transfer Protocol, is a standard protocol for sending and receiving files from remote servers. It’s easier to use than command line alternatives like scp, especially with GUI interfaces like FileZilla.

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