[LESS INFO] 2 VIEWS | ADDED 17:00:00 09/07/12
Morphine is a productivity plugin for Chrome with a twist; the longer you use the Internet for actual work, the more credits you accumulate towards time-wasting plugins. Check it out in the Chrome webstore.
iPhone 5 Coming September 12th! 4 Ultrabook Laptops. UDID Stolen? Don't Panic! Nokia Windows Phone 8. HDMI Switches. Your DIY Home Automation. - Tekzilla
[LESS INFO] 5 VIEWS | ADDED 17:15:00 09/06/12
Thinking about a new laptop? Loyd Case shows off four Ultrabooks! What's going on with the theft of 12 million iPhone and iPad UDIDs? Is Apple's iPhone 5 coming September 12th? Nokia's new 820 and 920 Windows Phone 8 smartphones, and more!
[LESS INFO] 6 VIEWS | ADDED 17:00:00 09/06/12
OS X's Notification center is still fairly new and not a ton of programs support sending messages. But the open-source project Growl has been around for several years and has amassed quite a back catalog of supported programs. Now you can send Growl messages to notification center with no setup at all. Check out Hiss.
[LESS INFO] 3 VIEWS | ADDED 17:00:00 09/05/12
We've given you tons of Google search tips on Tekzilla in the past, but Google one-upped us with their power searcher tutorials put on by one of their in-house research scientists. Learn everything there is to know about finding relevant search results.
[LESS INFO] 0 VIEWS | ADDED 17:00:00 09/04/12
Private-Eye is a free network monitoring application that shows all incoming and outgoing connections on your computer. Sort by incoming and outgoing, or even filter on an application basis.
[LESS INFO] 0 VIEWS | ADDED 17:00:00 09/03/12
Have you ever wanted to copy some text from the Internet only to realize it was in an image? Now you don't have to worry with GT Text, a free and open source program that makes it easy to grab text from images.
Speed Up Windows. Buy The Right HDTV The First Time! mSSD vs. SSD. BatteryRecycling.com. Is My PC Too Old For An Nvidia 570? RS232 Won't Die! - Tekzilla
[LESS INFO] 4 VIEWS | ADDED 17:00:00 09/03/12
What is the bare minimum you should be looking for in your first HDTV? PC gaming and HDMI refresh rates. Can you run 120Hz video on your HDTV? Putting a mSSD on your motherboard or in your notebook is a good idea... even with Windows 8! Should I put a $300 Nvidia 570 GPU in a six year old PC? Why does my HDTV have an RS232 port?
[LESS INFO] 1 VIEWS | ADDED 17:00:00 08/31/12
Gfxstatus is a useful menubar item that lets you choose between Integrated or Discrete graphics on late 2008-2012 MacBook Pros. If you need more power, force the discrete option. If you need to save battery life, choose the integrated graphics. And if you trust the computer to switch back and forth, choose the "Dynamic" option and enable growl notifications so you can see the switch occur!
Copy Music off Your iPad, iPhone or iPod! Finding a Tech Job. Tricks For Setting Up Your First HTPC! 3 Free Screen Recording Tools. Zotac ZBOX. - Tekzilla
[LESS INFO] 0 VIEWS | ADDED 18:45:00 08/30/12
A mouse that works on Glass. Building your first HTPC... don't spend money on hardware you don't need! Awesome screen recording software for making HowTo vidoes! More OTA antennas: Walltenna, Leaf or DIY. Finding a job without a Bachelors Degree. ITT for a tech degree? Here's software to suck the music and movies off your iPhone, iPad or iPod using Senuti or SharePod! The Zotac ZBOX Nano. Broadcom Hardware Decoder vs. GPU.
[LESS INFO] 2 VIEWS | ADDED 17:00:00 08/30/12
Mountain Lion's Notification Center background is a nice woven metal image that does look fairly nice. But what if you want to customize the bar to your liking? You can without any extra software! Watch today's Tekzilla Daily for the step-by-step instructions.
[LESS INFO] 0 VIEWS | ADDED 17:00:00 08/29/12
Roadtrip Mixtape is the perfect tool for planning out a playlist for a long car ride. The web app finds artists based in the city you will be traveling through and creates a playlist to fit the entire length of your trip. Plus you can use it on smartphones too!
[LESS INFO] 0 VIEWS | ADDED 17:00:00 08/28/12
Almost every piece of software has an end user license agreement. But most people skip over the terms without knowing what exactly they are agreeing to. EUALyzer summarizes the legal jargon and highlights any troubling aspects. Now you can skip over EULAs with more peace of mind!
Who Gets Your Facebook and Twitter When You Die? Customize OS X Mountain Lion Toolbar. Laptop Motherboard Upgrade? Add A Start Menu To Windows 8! - Tekzilla
[LESS INFO] 0 VIEWS | ADDED 17:00:00 08/28/12
What happens to your online accounts and storage when you die? Do you have to buy a phone or modem from the carrier? (Can I buy a MiFi on Amazon and get service?) Customizing the Toolbar Color in OS X Mountain Lion: Will Candybar work? Bringing the start menu back to Windows 8. Motherboard swaps for laptops: can you, should you?
[LESS INFO] 5 VIEWS | ADDED 17:00:00 08/27/12
You've been able to edit videos for years with Microsoft's free Movie Maker. But in the 2012 version on Windows 8, a feature that is usually reserved for expensive editing software has been released: stabilizing footage! Check out the tip to see how to use the feature.
[LESS INFO] 0 VIEWS | ADDED 17:00:00 08/24/12
SoundGecko is a web service that generates mp3 files from any submitted URL. The service is currently free and makes it easy to queue up multiple articles for a long car trip.
You Need More RAM! Poach Deals On Amazon, Best Buy and More. Picking The Right Size HDTV For Your Room. 3 Awesome Mouse Pads. Cheap HD Antennas! - Tekzilla
[LESS INFO] 0 VIEWS | ADDED 17:00:00 08/23/12
How much memory does your new computer REAAAALLY need??? The ultmate OTA HD Antenna? It's cheap! Mouse ruined your desktop? Join our search for a better mouse pad! How big should your HDTV be? These price comparison tools help you get better deals... and poach Amazon. Internet by Carrier Pigeon... and the myth of memory speeds!