5 Tools That Can Permanently Destroy Your Data For Every Major OS

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These days every single person generates data at an unprecedented rate. Worryingly, much of it goes into the cloud which takes it out of your hands and into that of large corporations. You simply have to hope that their policies and security measures are good enough to entrust your data to. But what about data […]

How To Fix ‘Not Enough USB Controller Resources’ On Windows 10

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Want to know how to fix the not enough USB controller resources message on Windows 10? Read this to find out why it happens and what you can do to fix it easily.  First I will explain why this message appears in the first place, and how it can impact the performance of your peripherals. […]

Top 5 Microphones For Live Streaming

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Livestreaming on platforms like Twitch, YouTube, and Facebook is gaining massive popularity and can be a fun and creative way to get your content out into the world.  When it comes to streaming, one of the most important pieces of equipment you can invest in is a microphone. When choosing a microphone, it can be […]

How Is 4K Different From UHD and 2160p?

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When it comes to buying a new television or monitor as an inexperienced consumer, there are enough terms and acronyms to make you dizzy. There’s 720p, HD, 1080p, FHD, 2160p, UHD, 4K, and more – it can get overwhelming. Without fully understanding the specifications of the display you’re considering, you’re opening yourself up to the […]

How To Create a Chatbot For a Website Or Facebook Page

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If you’ve tried ordering a pizza for delivery or contacted tech support about an issue with an app, you’ve probably encountered a chatbot. They may take your order or answer your question, sometimes even give you suggestions based on what you’re asking, and more. By adopting bots, small and large enterprises reduce costs by handling […]

5 Simple AutoHotKey Scripts To Make Your Life Easier

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AutoHotKey is a beautiful tool. In an article published near the start of the year over at Help Desk Geek, I explained how to disable keys in Windows using AutoHotKey. However, that’s just one of the countless tricks that you can achieve with this software. With just a few lines of code, you can create […]

Use These 4 Chrome Plugins To Encrypt Your Gmail Messages

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If you use Gmail, you already have built-in encryption as your emails travel across the Google servers. Gmail uses S/MIME to support enhanced encryption and it will also encrypt your outgoing emails when possible. Gmail’s encryption doesn’t protect your email once it reaches its destination, though, and that limitation is a serious one. If you […]

How To Set Up Your Own Tor Relay

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The Onion Router (Tor) runs on the support of a network of volunteers offering up their computers and internet bandwidth to make it all come together. There are millions of users around the world who place their trust in Tor for the purpose of online privacy protection and the ability to access various websites without […]

How To Set Up Dual PC Streaming With No Capture Card

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It’s surprisingly easy to set up dual PC streaming with no capture card by using OBS NDI. The performance is great and it requires no extra purchase. OBS NDI will use your network to send your gaming PC content to your streaming PC. This guide will take you through every step necessary to get started […]

Create Your Own Live Video Streaming Server With Linux

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Most live streaming tools and sites are free to the public but they often tend to require that you create an account, providing information you may not wish to appear online. They can hold some content behind advertisements and incorporate confusing Terms of Service that they may not even stick to themselves.  There are those […]