Danny is a senior at the University of North Texas who enjoys all aspects of open source software and Linux.
Computers with Windows 8 preinstalled on them no longer have a BIOS -- instead, they…
The revolutionary and controversial method of payment has been making headlines. There are plenty of reasons why you might want to start performing transactions using Bitcoins. But first, you have to earn some for yourself.
If you use a spreadsheet application to crunch data, then custom scripts could be the master key. Start rolling with these excellent Google Spreadsheet scripts and make use of your data in new ways.
Do you want to send a file across the Internet to a friend or coworker? You’ll want to encrypt that file, but in the quickest and easiest way possible.
Samsung released the third generation of the Galaxy Note in October, updating the phablet with a larger screen and improved hardware.
You open up your Facebook or Twitter and see that this pretty girl has requested to follow you or be your friend. What could possibly go wrong? A lot.
Enlightenment deserves a little more attention because it’s a worthy Linux desktop environment that could fit the needs of many people.
Why does professional graphics editing software have to cost an arm and a leg? How about a free alternative to handle scalable vector graphics. See how Inkscape gives Adobe Illustrator a run for its money!
Is your Linux setup not as speedy as you’d like? Here’s how to speed it up.
Many people enjoy GIMP as one of their favorite open source tools, and with good…
Approximately a year after Google released the Nexus 4, the company behind Android has come out with its successor — the Nexus 5.
It's been a little over a week since Battlefield 4 has been released to the…
Windows 8.1 is more than a Service Pack. The significant Windows 8.1 upgrade has been reported to cause several issues during and after the update. We show you how to fix the most common ones.
If you’re after a very easy way to take a 360-degree picture, you’re pretty much out of luck. Unless, that is, you get the Ricoh Theta. Maybe.
OpenTTD, is easily accessible, free, and available for all major platforms.
Forget karaoke or game titles like “Just Dance” — the best way to make fun of yourself and exercise has been playing “Dance Dance Revolution.”
Is Team Fortress 2 just a quick game to test graphics and performance, or is it a game worth playing repeatedly?
Personal cloud storage has become so useful as you never have to worry where your…
Is the Kindle Fire HDX worth owning if you haven’t owned a Kindle before? To find out, we purchased a 16 GB Kindle Fire HDX 7″ (Wi-Fi) without special offers for $244, and we’re giving it away to one lucky MakeUseOf reader!
Why aren’t we allowed to use our electronic devices during a flight? What allows us to now use them except for during takeoff and landing?
Besides your typical first-person shooters or strategy experiences, plenty of people love MMORPGs, or "massively…
Historically speaking, gaming on Linux has been “meh” at best, but Extreme Tux Racer is anything but.
The new Google ads are called “Shared Endorsements” and show just how private your online information really is. Hint: it isn’t. Are you ready for your face to appear in ads?
We’re giving away a Google Chromecast, so read through our review, then join the competition to win!