Use Your Computer To Help Researchers Solve COVID19

You can easily set your home computer to run computer models in aid of finding solutions to coronavirus COVID-19.  It’s easy and being done by a respected, trusted group of scientists at [email protected] All you have to do is download the [email protected] app which you can do directly from them HERE.  It won’t even ask you to create an account. To make this fun, we created a “URTech” team (which is number 251414 ) you…

VIDEO: Oculus Go Unboxing, Competitors, Setup & Review

After unboxing the Oculus Go, we explain the competitors of the Go as the Samsung Gear VR, Oculus Quest, Oculus Rift, HTC Vive and more.  We then: set it up show how to create the Oculus account mirror the Go onto a PC using TeamViewer and Oculus app on a Android Samsung S9 explore the app settings explore the Go interface install Netflix and Discovery Channel VR discuss the pro’s and cons If you want…

SOLVED: How to Change the Quality of Video on Netflix, YouTube, Roku & ChromeCast?

It turns out that because everyone is at home, the internet is getting overloaded with people working from home and other streaming video.  So much so that Netflix is forceably reducing the quality of video for all people in some countries and regions like Europe and the UK. If you want to do your part to keep the economy moving, you can free up some bandwidthe by reduce the quality your video streaming: Change The…

Key Process of Testing SaaS

SaaS is a software distribution model in which a service provider hosts applications for customers and makes them available for customers through the internet. It’s one of the three main categories of cloud computing alongside Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). SaaS testing is a method used to make sure that the applications built using the software as a service model function as designed. These involve testing reliability, performance, scalability,…

SOLVED: VIDEO: Asus ROG G551J Laptop Disassembly, Change From Harddrive to SSD & Benchmark

We disassemble an Asus Republic of Gamers G551J gaming laptop, clean out the CPU fan, explain the components, change the hard drive, download and install Windows 10 and run a benchmark. We then remove the new spinning disk and replace it with a Kingston V200 SATA SSD, install Windows 10 and run another set of benchmarks. Below this gallery of graphics we used in this video, are links to the manual, bios and drivers.  …

SOLVED: VIDEO: How To Upgrade The Hard Drive On a Sony PlayStation 4

We explain what type of hard drives (spinning, Hybrid, SSD) can be used to upgrade your Sony PlayStation 4 and why you would want to use one over the other. We then demonstrate how to backup a PS4, disassemble a PS4, swap disks, install the PS4 operating system on the new disk and then how to restore your backup. The basic process is: Backup Your Existing Configuration, Profiles and Games Copy the PS4 Operating System…

The Fundamentals for Succeeding at Producing YouTube Content

Throughout the last few years, YouTube has flourished in creating a golden age for independent creators. Recently, the platform and its stars have influenced the next generation of creative minds to put themselves out there and produce online content. However, to succeed in the industry, several fundamentals can assist with long-term success. As a result, we’re going to look at the essentials that give aspiring content creators the best chance of success on YouTube. Hardware…

SOLVED: VIDEO: How Do Different Types of Touchscreens & Styluses Work?

There are three common types of touchscreens: 1 – Capacitive Invented in 1965, started catching on by mid 1980’s A capacitive touch screen consists of a glass panel with a capacitive (charge storing) material coating its surface. Circuits located at corners of the screen measure the capacitance of a person touching the overlay. Frequency changes are measured to determine the X and Y coordinates of the touch event. Require electricity to flow through whatever is…

VIDEO: Fifine K052 Microphone Unboxing, Testing & Review

Recently we were asked to review the Fifine K052 microphone and hummed and hahed about it.  It’s a microphone… its just not that exciting.  In the end we agreed because this is a mid $20 mic with a dynamic range of 40hz to 20Khz and this company is an upstart trying to make a name for itself.  We like small businesses. We unbox the Fifine Computer Gooseneck K052 mic and compare it to Jabra Evolve,…

SOLVED: VIDEO: Explanation & Demonstration of PayPal Invoicing

We explain the advantages of using PayPal invoicing and provide a full demonstration of how to configure and use PayPal invoicing including the solution to the dreaded “Logo was not added successfully” PayPal Invoicing FAQs: Is PayPal Invoicing free? It’s free to use the invoice template to create and send invoices. You only pay when you get paid online. It’s a 2.9% + $0.30 fee per domestic transaction. Does PayPal Invoicing Allow Me To Add…