Tutorials

How Does a 3-D Printer Work?

A regular printer puts ink on flat paper to create visual images and the computer or scanner tells the printer what to print. A 3-D printer works in a similar manner, but with some big differences. Here's what you need to know about 3-D printing and what it can do for you.

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Hi Tech Jargon Explained

Have you ever read a story about some high tech product and not been able to get the gist of the story because you didn’t understand the high tech terminology?

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What You Need to Know about QR Codes

If you've seen QR orQuick Response Codes, but don't know what they mean, this article will explain it all for you.  QR codes are becoming more and more prevalent and offer additional information on many of the things you read and see. QR codes can be found in many current magazines and newspapers.

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The Snipping Tool Saves a Picture of the Screen

scissorsIf you have ever want to save or print something you see on the screen, you can do it in Windows 7 and Windows 8 with a utility called the Snipping Tool.

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Wolfram Alpha - The Answer Engine

searchMost of us were amazed the first time we used a search engine like Google to get information. Today I’m going to tell you about another way to get information that may impress you even more.

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Voice Commands & Dictation on the PC

microphoneDid you know that both windows 7 and Windows 8 have built-in voice commands and speech recognition? If you hate to type or have dexterity problems, this could be a great solution for you.

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Windows 8 - Features to Love

Okay, you’ve heard all the complaining about Windows 8. It has no Start button, is difficult to turn off, and it forces you to use a new brightly colored interface. Yet, what you don’t hear is that Microsoft has added many enhancements. These added and improved features are often overlooked or undiscovered by the average user. So today I’ll tell you about a few of them.

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