TV and Audio

HDMI ARC vs. HDMI eARC. Everything You Need to Know

HDMI is widely regarded as the best and most popular method of connecting audio and video smart devices. For many years, the HDMI standard has been employed all across the world. If you own a 4K 75-80 inch TV (or any other high-end TV), an AV receiver, or a soundbar, you may…
Storage

FAT32 vs. exFAT vs. NTFS: What's the Difference?

You have probably encountered exFAT, NTFS, and FAT32 file system options and wondered which file system should you choose when trying to format your USB drive or any other storage device. They are all distinct kinds of file systems with various purposes. This article…
TV and Audio

Gamma Correction. Everything You Need to Know

It’s not enough to merely “make it look real” when creating a photorealistic image. The way your textures are taken and processed must be considered when designing a scene that is beautiful to look at. To that end, gamma correction is a useful tool when you…
Computing

Is Sleep Mode Bad for Your PC?

There is always the matter of what to do with your computer after you leave the office for the day. Shutting it down entirely or putting it into sleep mode are the two most common options. Both options have their own set of benefits and drawbacks, and neither is particularly…
Software

What is Abandonware? Is it Safe and Legal?

Websites that sell free versions of previously paid software do so with little to no semblance of legality. On the other hand, torrents and warez sites that offer paid software and media are clearly unlawful in most countries, regardless of how you feel about them. We have…
Gaming

Using an External Hard Drive with Xbox. Things to Know

Games are getting more extensive than they have ever been, but your Xbox One’s internal hard drive isn’t expanding to match that up. With internal Xbox storage spanning from 500GB to 2TB, you will need to upgrade to an external drive eventually to hold more games…
MiscSoftware

How Does Phone FM Radio Work?

FM radio was very famous before the mass insurgence in technology with new devices like phones and tablets that rendered it obsolete. The question is: Can you get FM radio on your phone as you do in your car? YES, you can! Many phones have built-in chipsets that support a…
GamingSoftware

Are Game Emulators Legal?

The PC vs. Console debate has been raging on for years but it is also possible to emulate various different consoles on your PC. The main question is: Are game emulators safe to use? There has been a lot of discussion going on for a while now about the legality of private…
ComputingGaming

PlayStation Now on PC. What You Need to Know

No console? No problem! Get started with PlayStation Now on PC. All you need is a PlayStation Network account and a suitable controller. Stream the complete PS Now game library on your Windows PC With over 800 games available for you on demand. Save your game progress to the…
How To

How to Protect Yourself from Game Accounts Hackers?

The COVID-19 period has seen an increase in online gaming, where people on lockdown spend more time on their computers. Most online gamers are increasingly at risk of having their gaming accounts targeted by hackers, even more so when they play on private…