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The Evolution Of The Podcast — How A Medium Was Born [Geek History]

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The Evolution Of The Podcast — How A Medium Was Born [Geek History]

Some say they’re already old-fashioned, others argue they’re more popular than ever. Whatever your take on podcasts, you have to admit: they’ve democratized broadcasting, and provided people with a smorgasbord of things to potentially listen to. But where did podcasting come from? The history of podcasting is really the combined history of three different technologies: compressed audio, RSS feeds, and portable music players.

23-08-2013
The Evolution Of The Podcast — How A Medium Was Born [Geek History]
Create and Store Network Settings Profiles With Simple IP Config

Windows

Create and Store Network Settings Profiles With Simple IP Config

Do you frequently switch networks? Changing your IP settings still requires far more clicks than it should. You need to click through many windows to find and manually change your IP address, subnet, gateway and DNS settings. It doesn’t have to be so complicated, though! You can make use of a utility called Simple IP Config that lets you quickly tweak any of the IP settings mentioned above, and it can even manage IP setting “profiles”, which you can load up and enable on your laptop any time that you want.

23-08-2013
Create and Store Network Settings Profiles With Simple IP Config
iMPC: Akai’s Legendary Music Production Centre Comes To iPhone & iPad

iPhone and iPad

iMPC: Akai’s Legendary Music Production Centre Comes To iPhone & iPad

Few devices have had an impact on music quite like the Akai MPC. The sampler, sequencer and all-round music making machine was first released in 1988 and soon took the hip hop world by storm. Akai has recognised that not everyone has a couple of thousand dollars to spend on dedicated music-making hardware. While iPad users have had access to iMPC for iPad ($6.99) for a while, it’s the new iMPC for iPhone ($4.99) we’ll be taking a look at today.

23-08-2013
iMPC: Akai’s Legendary Music Production Centre Comes To iPhone & iPad
10 Advanced Tips & Tricks For Google Forms

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10 Advanced Tips & Tricks For Google Forms

If Google Forms is not yet your go-to form maker, it’s time for us to change your mind. You may think you know everything there is to know about Google Forms, but thanks to Google’s use-it-and-you’ll-work-it-out attitude, perhaps you don’t. There are a lot of powerful tools hidden away in places you may not ever find unless you know what you’re looking for. We’re here to make sure you know all the top tricks of Google Forms.

23-08-2013
10 Advanced Tips & Tricks For Google Forms
Emulate Android On Your Desktop Using Windroy

Android Windows

Emulate Android On Your Desktop Using Windroy

Do you wish you could run your favorite Android apps from the comfort of your Windows computer? You’ve probably heard of BlueStacks before, and if you haven’t then you’re missing out on the most popular Android emulator for PC. Using BlueStacks, you can completely emulate Android in a window on your Windows computer. An issue that has really eaten away at me is that I cannot get BlueStacks to install properly on my Windows 8 desktop. Therefore, I’ve had to look for an alternatives and found Windroy.

23-08-2013
Emulate Android On Your Desktop Using Windroy
Control Your MacBook Keyboard Lights With Lab Tick

Mac

Control Your MacBook Keyboard Lights With Lab Tick

Taking control of the backlight on your Macbook Pro or Air keyboard isn’t hard: newer models specifically devote keys to the purpose. That wasn’t always true, however. Before the addition of keys for the job, there was basically no way to control the lights behind the keys manually. Newer Macs may allow you to manually turn the light level up and down, but the sensor still takes control when it feels like it. Lab Tick lets you turn this off, and does a bit more.

23-08-2013
Control Your MacBook Keyboard Lights With Lab Tick
4 More Awesome SNES Games You’ve Probably Never Played

Gaming

4 More Awesome SNES Games You’ve Probably Never Played

I think we can all agree that the Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES) is one of the best video game consoles ever made. The range of games on the console is truly staggering, with every genre from shooter to RPG represented. It’s time to look at some obscure games you can add to your collection.

23-08-2013
4 More Awesome SNES Games You’ve Probably Never Played
Change Your Mind: 8 Really Inspirational Websites For Your Days & Life

Internet Self Improvement

Change Your Mind: 8 Really Inspirational Websites For Your Days & Life

Inspiration is not so simple. It is a higher calling. If motivation is the push, inspiration is the pull. On a gloomy day, we need big doses of both. Even little slivers of either go a long way. When we are talking of that vague thing called life, inspiration has to be sought…it has to be mined from any resource that’s available at hand…and it has to be made a habit. Personally, the easiest gold mine has been the Internet.

23-08-2013
Change Your Mind: 8 Really Inspirational Websites For Your Days & Life
Leap Motion Review and Giveaway

Product Reviews

Leap Motion Review and Giveaway

The future is gesture controls, they would have us believe. You should all be touching your computer screens, waving your arms around in front of your Xbox, and waggling your way to virtual sports victory. But you’re just not, apparently. Leap Motion is hoping to change that: to give us both precise desktop hardware that can retrofit any machine into a motion sensing beast, and an app store chock full of fantastic killer apps. Does it deliver? We find out. And we’ll be giving away a Leap Motion to one lucky reader!

23-08-2013
Leap Motion Review and Giveaway
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