Posts in category: Gadgets
Outer space particles wreaking havoc on your gadgets: Study

WASHINGTON: Alien subatomic particles raining down from outer space are wreaking havoc on your smartphones, computers and other personal electronic devices, scientists say. When your computer crashes and you get the dreaded blue screen or your smartphone freezes and you have to go through the time-consuming process of a reset, most likely you blame the […]

Doug installs free, legal Windows virtual machines

Gadget reviewer Doug Aamoth shows off a method combining the free VirtualBox product with freely downloadable Windows virtual machines direct from Microsoft. There’s a face-sized asterisk, of course, but this is still a pretty solid tactic to get you up and running with free Windows VMs in about 10 minutes. [Source:-Tc]