Archive for the ‘Gear / How To and Advice’ Category

The Colorful, Costly World of Custom Keyboard Enthusiasts

June 8th, 2021

Hobbyists spend hours building their own personalized rigs, while others drop thousands of dollars on a bespoke board. The hype is only getting bigger.

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4 Tips to Send (and Receive) Better Texts

June 7th, 2021

Sure, hitting send is easy. But these tips can help make sure everyone’s messages are coming across loud and clear.

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How a Smartphone Can Help You Cope With Epilepsy

June 4th, 2021

Epilepsy looks different depending on the person, but here are some strategies for managing symptoms and staying safe.

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How an Adaptive Game Controller Helps My Family Bond

June 3rd, 2021

Multiplayer gaming was something we thought my son would never be able to do, but a special Xbox controller changed everything.

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How Apps and VR Therapy Can Help OCD Patients

June 2nd, 2021

Obsessive-compulsive disorder is often misunderstood. Here’s what it is, and how those with OCD can use technology to help navigate uncertainty.

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New to Vinyl Records? Here’s What You Need to Know

June 1st, 2021

Before you go shopping for turntables, cartridges, and headphones, here are a few things to remember as you start your journey into records.

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How to Game on a PC When You Can’t Find a Graphics Card

May 31st, 2021

Don’t want to get scammed by a scalper or pay more than double for a new GPU? We have some tips to help you keep gaming without emptying your wallet.

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Remote Weddings and Memorials Are Here to Stay. Be Prepared

May 31st, 2021

Are you Zooming, streaming, or Skyping big life events? Here’s how to better prepare for tech glitches so you can get to the church on time.

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6 Easy Ways to Make Your Own Memes

May 30th, 2021

Your idea is destined to go viral. These sites and apps can help.

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How to Master Google’s AI Phone Call Features

May 28th, 2021

Your Android phone can do a lot of fancy tricks, from making reservations with Duplex or screening calls. Here’s how to get the most out of them.

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