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What is the Motherboard?

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 Ray Geide (February 04, 2008)  If you were to open up your computer, you would see a big circuit board along one side of the box. This is the motherboard. It is the main circuit board of your computer. The main parts of the motherboard are the BIOS, memory chips, the CPU chip, hard drive connections, PCI slots, sound card, graphics card, and various other connections. Some of these components are separate with only .. (Personal Tech)

What To Do When the Computer Freezes

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 Ray Geide (February 04, 2008)  You are watching a video on your computer and running a few programs in the background. All of a sudden the video freezes or slows down. What do you do? When this happened to one guy, he turned off his computer. When he turned it back on, it would not work properly. Even after using a restore program, it still would not work. Since one of my programs was running in the background, he .. (Personal Tech)

Free Ipod Touch Downloads

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 Steven Francesco Simpson (February 04, 2008)  Free ipod touch downloads can be found right across the internet. Many sites are offering cheaper prices than itunes, but nothing matches the quality that apple give. Sure it may be a bit more expensive but it is a lot better. Sitting on the bus on the way to work I had an interesting case study, as I had two television episodes on my ipod touch, one from apple and itunes and the other .. (Personal Tech)

Download Free Television Shows To Your Ipod

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 Steven Francesco Simpson (February 04, 2008)  Downloading free television shows to your ipod is possible. Well that is through itunes, its very possible but not really free. Each episode costs around ninety nine cents which is pretty much free to me. Its not much money at all, its not even a single dollar. But then there are other sites selling television episodes for free, I can not put them up here because they do not have the .. (Personal Tech)

How Can I Get Free Itunes For My Ipod? Some Tips On Getting Free Itunes For Your Ipod

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 Kris Malviya (February 04, 2008)  In this article, we are considering Itunes songs, not Itunes software over here. Anyway, Itunes software is free and you can download it from the official Apple Itunes website. How can I get free itunes for my ipod? This question will strike anybody owning an Ipod sometime or the other because you spend lots of money on your Ipod and then, you have to spend more money for buying .. (Personal Tech)

Loading DVD To iPod Doesn't Have To Be Rocket Science

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 Phil Tsang (February 02, 2008)  If you ever wanted to get the ‘know how’ and get started on loading DVD to iPod then you may be wondering what the best option is. The iPod is worldwide success and it's not hard to see why, they're not only small, light and excellent in sound quality, you can download hundreds if not thousands of music tracks onto each one. What's more, newer iPods allow you to download .. (Personal Tech)

How To Make Your Computer Work Faster

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 Trevor Johnson (January 31, 2008)  Computers always seem to be slower than you'd like. So how to make your computer faster again? 1. Make sure your anti virus software is up to date New computers often come with a trial for popular anti-virus software such as Norton. But since viruses come out all the time, you need to make sure that you keep your anti virus software slap bang up to date. If you don't do this, there's a .. (Personal Tech)

Keep Optimum Battery Performance with Leisure Battery Chargers

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 Ivan A Cuxeva (January 31, 2008)  Leisure battery chargers are those devices used to keep a car, motorcycle and other vehicles charged and working at it's best. There is a wide range of batteries in the market as there are chargers available, the best way to select a good charger for your battery is by knowing some basic information about the battery, power availability and the purpose of the vehicle. Batteries can use . (Personal Tech)

Where To Get Free iPod Downloads?

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 Farah Ali (January 30, 2008)  Are you sick and tired of listening to same songs on your ipod over and over again? I got something important to share with you all. If you know where to go, then you will be able to put anything and everything on your ipod right now. Just think about having the latest music, all the new movies and games downloading onto your ipod. Every ipod owner is concerned about where to get free .. (Personal Tech)

How To Use An iPod - Basics And Tricks On How To Use An iPod Properly

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 Kris Malviya (January 29, 2008)  The Ipod is an amazing device. Apple has worked hard to not make it very complicated. Hence, we’ re able to use it efficiently and easily. However there are some basic things and tricks you need to know to make the most of your Ipod. How to Use your Ipod. Hardware Hardware section of this article will basically consist of the external parts of the Ipod, like the buttons, using .. (Personal Tech)

3 Ways To Get Rid of Spyware

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 Jack Miller (January 28, 2008)  There are a lot of ways to get rid of spyware, malware and adware. Included in this article are 3 ways to get rid of spyware. Personally removing spyware yourself Removing cookies and staying away from odd-looking downloads/websites. Spyware removal tools To personally remove spyware effectively and safely, you would need to have a comprehensive knowledge of what files are .. (Personal Tech)

GPS Devices - Your True Travel Mate

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 Raina Kelsey (January 28, 2008)  The GPS devices use the Global positioning system with the help of satellites to help you with locations and directions. Whenever you are traveling to an unknown location where you are unfamiliar with the routes and directions, then there is a great probability that you may be lost. Asking people about the right way may be a tough task, however if you have an efficient GPS device with .. (Personal Tech)

All Anime - Get Unlimited Anime Downloads

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 Gerry Restrivera (January 28, 2008)  Anime is not only popular to children but also to adults because they portray real life stories and situations. It is not surprising that it has captured the hearts of many people. If you are also fond of anime like Gurren Lagann, Darker Than Black, sola and Lucky Star, then it is best to get unlimited anime download to get everything you want. Imagine getting an access to download .. (Personal Tech)

What is Disk Formatting?

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 Sergio Woods (January 27, 2008)  I'm sure you have heard people using the word Format when you talk about computers and drives, but what does it mean to actually format a drive. Formatting, blowing out, wiping clean, or emptying a hard disk simply means erasing all data from the disk and preparing it for fresh Operating System install. When you format a disk it removes everything that was stored on the disk, fixes any .. (Personal Tech)

If You Want To Download Ipod Music And Movies? Read This First!

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 Jeremy Kelsall (January 27, 2008)  Lets face one fact right off the bat. The ipod is one of the most popular pieces of technology that has been released in the last five years. With that being said websites like itunes are making a killing on people that want to download ipod music and ipod movies. Do you have to help them load their pockets with your hard earned cash? The answer is no. There is more than one ipod .. (Personal Tech)

Speed Up Your PC In 15 Minutes

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 Jonathan Arrington (January 27, 2008)  PC Geek reveals secrets to transforming any slow running computer into a blazing fast machine in only 15 minutes. There is nothing more frustrating than waiting for your computer to boot up or load files. A slow browser is just as bad. We all need a click by click how to guide to optimizing and securing our computer. I run a very nice home based business using my PC. And I need my .. (Personal Tech)

What to Look for an iPod Downloading Site?

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 Gerry Restrivera (January 27, 2008)  With the popularity of iPod now most users are looking for the best downloading website. The internet is flooded with a lot of download sites and you have to know what to look for an iPod downloading site to be sure you will get all the media files you need and the best services. Although most iPod users are looking for free sites, you have to know that free sites do not have the .. (Personal Tech)

iPod Music Downloads - How to Load Music to Your iPod

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 Gerry Restrivera (January 27, 2008)  If you love listening to beautiful songs, you probably have an iPod. This is a must have gadget for all music lovers. If you already have this amazing gadget and want to know how to load music to your iPod, then here are the things you need to do. The first thing you should do is get a software like iTunes, you can download it for free from the internet at Apple website. Get the latest . (Personal Tech)

Are You Struggling With New Technology?

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 Jane Glendon (January 27, 2008)  I got an ipod for Christmas this year. And at first my reaction was, "Me? An ipod for ME?" You see, I never really thought that I could figure out an ipod. It's small and I wouldn't know how to put music onto it, let alone be able to make that music play. I've always thought that they were really neat and cool but would I be able to use it and enjoy it?? My realization was that YES, I .. (Personal Tech)

You Don't Have to Be a Geek to Love the iPhone

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 Ivan A Cuxeva (January 26, 2008)  The iPhone has been considered to be one of the biggest breakthroughs as far as the communication and multimedia portability concern, may non-tech-savvy users may like the features offered by this smart device but the many terms involved with it can represent a real obstacle which prevents them from buying one of these great devices. This can be considered some sort of a “iPhone .. (Personal Tech)

Tutorial On How To Put Songs In Order On iPod And How To Put Songs In Alphabetical Order On iPod

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 Kris Malviya (January 25, 2008)  How to put songs in order on iPod is quite a mind bugling thing to do. It is easy but you can get confused. Don't loose your temper and give up. Try the tutorials I explain to you in this article. If you have a friend who has an iPod, then your query might be solved easily but when you have to find it on the internet, it's difficult. I wasted a lot of time on the internet finding the .. (Personal Tech)

Zune Music Downloads - 3 Options to Download Music to Zune

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 Davion Wong (January 25, 2008)  It is a fact that many people are searching for cheap sources of Zune music downloads. This can be observed from the tons of sites that are created to meet the demand. The only trouble or dilemma of the users is where they should go to get their Zune music downloads. Most Zune owners are tech savvy people. Naturally, the search engines are where they go to search for Zune music .. (Personal Tech)

Zune Music Downloads 101

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 Davion Wong (January 25, 2008)  Zune music downloads are in huge demand. This is understandable as Zune players are giving iPods a tough fight nowadays. With hundreds of thousands of these digital portable devices flooding the market, many users are looking for places that can offer them at a price they can afford. Read on to learn more. The most convenient way is to search the internet for Zune music downloads. But .. (Personal Tech)

How Does An iPod Work? Find The Answer To How Do iPods Work And Know Your iPod

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 Kris Malviya (January 24, 2008)  If you own or even if you do not own an Ipod, this question must surely come to your mind sometime or the other. Everyone wants to know how does an ipod work? What is the technique and logic behind the Ipod? How do Ipods work? Do they work the same way other mp3 and mp4 players work? Do they work like your pc? Ok, so lets have a sneak peek into How does an Ipod work? Yes, the Ipod works . (Personal Tech)

How To Fix Your CD Drive Entry In Your Windows Registry

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 Ian Hastings (January 23, 2008)  Sometimes it may happen that after you remove a program from your computer, you are not able to access the CD drive successfully. Here are some simple steps for fixing your CD drive entry yourself in your Windows Registry. Sometimes it may happen that after you remove a program from your computer, you are not able to access the CD drive successfully. At other times the drive does not .. (Personal Tech)

Looking For An Ipod Music Site? Read This First!

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 Jeremy Kelsall (January 23, 2008)  It seems like a new ipod music site is popping up every time I turn around. Why? Because people are always looking for the best place to download ipod music, movies and other applications to their new hand held wonder known as the ipod. The question is. . . how do you know which one to pick? There are a couple of different types of sites to get ipod music from. Each site is different .. (Personal Tech)

Computer Too Slow? Remove Spyware Programs With A Powerful Method

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 Corey J Thompson (January 23, 2008)  This is undoubtedly the most common problem with the personal computers. They become too slow for apparently no reason. This is particularly true with the PCs connected to the internet. It really irritates, more so, when you are working online. There may be many reasons behind this, but the biggest reason is the presence of spy wares and your operating system's registry might have been .. (Personal Tech)

Protect Your Family From Unwanted Internet Content With An Internet Filter

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 Stephen Long (January 22, 2008)  It ha never been more critical than right now to protect children from the online perils of filthy web content. According to USA Today there are over 1000 new pornographic websites each day. Over 30% of all the websites online have some form of inappropriate content. It has been estimated that approximately 1 in 3 girls and 1 in 7 boys will be sexually molested before the age of 18. The . (Personal Tech)

Death Note Anime Downloads

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 Lewis Dixon (January 22, 2008)  Death Note Anime downloads are available at many of Anime related web sites. As you probably know there are hundreds and hundreds of web sites that give you an opportunity to download Anime episodes of Death Note or any other TV series you like. However, there is one small problem, most of these web sites charge a monthly fee which starts from $10 to $30 a month and the worst part is .. (Personal Tech)

Download Games Onto iPhone - Learn How You Can Do This Today

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 Christopher Luke Jones (January 20, 2008)  With the release of the iPhone it has bought a new standard in mobile phones and as you know if you own one, it is more like a tiny computer then a mobile phone! One of the most popular things that people seem to be doing is learning how to Download Game Onto iPhone. If you have not got round to it, this article will explain the most popular methods of how people are doing this and then . (Personal Tech)

Downloads For Ipod, Itouch, and Iphone - Alternatives To Itunes

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 Jeremy Kelsall (January 17, 2008)  Whether you own a regular ipod, an ipod touch, or an iphone I am sure that you have seen the popularity of your gadget growing with each passing day. The only thing that has risen more quickly is the overwhelming demand for ipod downloads. The resources that are easily found such as itunes are almost always too expensive as they want to charge you a couple bucks just to download a .. (Personal Tech)

Are You looking For A Good iPod Download Site? Read This First!

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 Jeremy Kelsall (January 17, 2008)  With the popularity of the apple ipod soaring with each day that passes by there have been a flood of people trying to find free ipod downloads. There are many places to download music for ipod however, some of them are better than others. When trying to find a reliable source to download media to your ipod it is always a good idea to keep a couple of important things in mind. You .. (Personal Tech)

How Can You Stop Spam Emails?

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 Jene Pedder (January 10, 2008)  Are you having problems with Spam emails, like thousands of us we receive a few spam emails everyday in our email account. But if you don't have any spam email protection you are more likely to receive hundreds of spam emails every week, so what can you do about this? The first thing to do is to get anti-spam software installed on your computer this does help a lot and can prevent you .. (Personal Tech)

Download iPod Games for Free

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 Faz Kaye (January 09, 2008)  Those individuals who have purchased an iPod over the last few years, can testify to the costly additions that come with it sometimes. Say for instance, you purchase an iPod with a 60 Gig hard drive, it sounds wonderful to be able to have all that storage space for music, movies and games at your fingertips. Most fail to realize on the other hand, that the music, movies and games cost a . (Personal Tech)

Should I Buy a Desktop or Laptop?

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 Sergio Woods (January 08, 2008)  A common question people are having these days is if they should purchase the very common desktop computer, or should they go for the portability of a notebook (laptop) computer. The answer to that question depends heavily on the person who's in the market for the computer. The questions you should ask yourself before choosing is. . . What are you going to be using the computer for? .. (Personal Tech)

Zune Music Downloads - Read if You Need Cheap Quality Music

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 Davion Wong (January 07, 2008)  Other than paying $0.99 for each song that you download at the marketplace, you can still find Zune music downloads elsewhere for way cheaper prices. No, we are not referring to free sites which are plagued with problems like viruses, malware, and the issue of music piracy. There are now many music stores that run a tight ship offering memberships to their sites for unlimited Zune .. (Personal Tech)

Online Music - Let's Groove!

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 Fletcher Mak (January 05, 2008)  If music is food for life, then let it play on and on and on. . . . . I hope all the music lovers would love to listen to these lines time and again. Music has proved to be a mediator between the spiritual and sensual life. For a music addict, it is beautiful and soothing. Today, the craze of music is on an extreme. There are numerous websites that offers downloads for free. One can .. (Personal Tech)

How to Install Satellite TV on Your PC

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 Gerry Restrivera (January 05, 2008)  Gone are the days that you can only watch satellite TV through your TV sets. Today, it is possible to watch satellite TV without the hassle of installation of satellite dish. With the development of advance technology, and as a result of more than seven years of research and development, now you can install this on your PC. Watching this on your desktop or laptop computer offers more .. (Personal Tech)

Life Stage Technology - The New Frontier

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 June Campbell (January 04, 2008)  The baby boomers are in their 50s and early 60s. They are accustomed to consumer goods that accommodate their interests. Not only are they looking for technology geared to their needs, but they want technology that helps them tend to their aging parents. Add this to that the fact that the boomers are known spenders and consumers, and it's no surprise that smart technology companies are . (Personal Tech)

Comedy Movies - A Laugh A Day Keeps The Doctor Away

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 Jacob Marshal (January 03, 2008)  Online movies shops provide innumerable movies CDs and DVDs almost immediately. Going to a theatre and standing in long queues is quite tiresome. At the same time online movie stores have a wide range of movies to choose from. You can see different categories of movies like science-fiction, comedy, horror, adventure, crime, thriller, documentary, cartoons, etc. You can explore reliable .. (Personal Tech)

Thriller Movies DVD - A Touch of Action

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 Jacob Marshal (January 03, 2008)  Looking for thriller movies? Thriller film DVDs can be seen in the movie segment of several online shopping portals. They provide consumers with a wide list of some of the best DVDs and CDs available online to select from. The movie gallery segment displays latest releases, news, reviews, videos along with the released dates. The online movie shops enable you to find the movie you're .. (Personal Tech)

Get Set, Go With Free Music Downloads

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 Jacob Marshal (January 03, 2008)  Offering young consumers an easy- to-use alternative to pirated music sites is compelling. Still, given the fragmentation of the digital music business - there are hundreds of them who are willing to offer cost-free music. Analysts believed that this new offering would help further booming of the music industry. While the music industry for years thought of offering free music .. (Personal Tech)

Free PSP Downloads Don't Exist

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 Markus Sampson (January 02, 2008)  I did some keyword research recently and was quite surprised to find that the phrase “free psp downloads" was searched 1100 times a day on major search engines. This obviously goes to show that most psp console owners are keen to expand their gaming and movie collection but are looking to get them via the internet. This can be understandable due to the high prices of some games .. (Personal Tech)

Downloading Movies To iPod Touch

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 Peter Ville (January 02, 2008)  iPod Touch is the latest media player device released by Apple Inc. iPod Touch now comes with either a 8GB or 16GB flash memory which allows you to store unlimited movies and songs on the fly. Downloading movies to iPod Touch is very convenient because it has over 4 millions movies to download from. Though the site is geared towards iPhone, media files intended for iphone are similar .. (Personal Tech)

How to Get PSP Media Downloads

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 Gerry Restrivera (December 31, 2007)  PSP is a multipurpose piece of gadget originally designed for gamers as a handheld game console, but it is also a media player that can play music and videos plus an internet device that will allow you to surf the internet. If you are looking for ways on how to acquire the best PSP media downloads, here are some tips. You need to learn a few things on how to download files on your PSP. . (Personal Tech)

Don't Buy an Eye-Fi

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 David Strom (December 30, 2007)  You would think a nifty new product that has been reviewed by the techies for the major daily newspapers would fare better, but I regret buying the Eye-Fi WiFi SD memory card, and recommend that you learn from my mistakes and steer clear of it when you consider upgrading your camera's memory card. The card, which sells for about $100, contains two interesting things: 2 GB of memory and . (Personal Tech)

PSP Game Downloads

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 Markus Sampson (December 30, 2007)  The sleek psp console has continued to grow in popularity with its great gaming and media playback capabilities and because of this gamers can sometimes find themselves in situations where they are unable buy that favourite game or movie at the local store, either because it is sold out or because it is just too expensive. If this is the case then most people commonly revert to the .. (Personal Tech)

Slow Computer Fix

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 Jim S Smith (December 29, 2007)  When you first get a computer it comes optimized to run efficiently and well. However, as time goes by and you download software and files and (equally as important) delete software and files, your pc becomes less and less set for optimal performance. There are a number of core reasons that can cause a computer to run slowly. The most common cause of a slow running pc is that the .. (Personal Tech)

Download iPhone Games And Movies - Top 4 Sites For Low Price Unlimited Downloads

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 Nitin Verma (December 28, 2007)  Are you penetrating through the web to discover top iphone download sites, offering unlimited iphone games, movies, music, wallpapers & more fun ? Then you have come to the right place. In this article, we are going to list the best iphone sites and we will also rate them on the basis of their popularity, price offer, quality of service, convenience of use, customer service, etc. .. (Personal Tech)

Maximize Your Zune Battery Life

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 Mitch Bartlett (December 27, 2007)  Whenever I go on a trip, I don't bother to take any of the cables that allow me to charge my Zune. I like to be sure that the battery will last a long time on one charge. So before I trip I like to make some changes to my settings that conserves battery power. Here they are: Turn off wireless: Select Settings > wireless, and select wireless:off. Lower the backlight time: Select .. (Personal Tech)




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