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How-to Tech

This How-to Tech section is full of great articles explaining how to handle the increasing amount of technological objects in your life. Visit the How-to Tech guide and learn how to become the tech expert in your household.

How To Protect Against Identity Theft

The thought of having your identity stolen and your credit ruined can be terrifying. So what can you do to keep your personal information safe?

How to Cheat at Video Games

Cheaters never prosper, right? Apparently not in video games. Otherwise, developers wouldn't encode cheat codes right into the games themselves. But the easy road isn't always easy. See more »

How to Reduce Your Technology Carbon Footprint

Preventing global warming means cutting down on carbon dioxide. But how do you know what your carbon footprint is, and how can you make your footprint smaller? See more »

How to Clean Your Computer's Registry

Nobody likes to see the blue screen of death taunt you from your computer, but will fiddling with the Windows Registry fix the problem or make you live to regret it? See more »

How do I know which cables to use?

The cables for electronics devices come in an astounding variety. Should you buy gold-plated connectors? Do expensive cables mean better quality? See more »

How to Add RAM to Your Desktop

If your desktop computer is acting sluggish, it might need more memory. Adding more RAM will help your machine run more smoothly -- and it's not as difficult as it sounds. See more »

How to Add RAM to Your Laptop

Unlike desktop computers, laptops are carefully designed to be extremely compact. That makes it difficult to get inside to add more memory, right? You might be surprised how easy it is. See more »

How to Build a Computer

Why build your own computer? Because you can make it to fit your needs exactly and save some money in the process. Plus, it's fun and easy to do. See more »