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Should I Keep My Tech’s Serial Numbers Private?

Every electronic device you own—your phone, laptop, mouse, keyboard, and every other piece of tech—has a unique serial number. But are those numbers best kept private, like passwords, or is it alright if someone else sees them? Click Here to Continue Reading from How-To Geek http://ift.tt/2lcRADW

What Is NVIDIA SHIELD?

Way back in 2013, NVIDIA released an Android-powered portable gaming console called “SHIELD.” Since that day, though, NVIDIA has released a number of different products under the same name, which got a little confusing. So what exactly is NVIDIA SHIELD? Click Here to Continue Reading from How-To Geek http://ift.tt/2kW5Eq6

How to Power a USB-Powered Device Over Ethernet

Many devices—like Wi-Fi cams—get power by being plugged into a nearby outlet through USB. But if you want to place that device somewhere where an outlet isn’t nearby, you can use existing ethernet drops (or run ethernet yourself) to power the camera using a handy adapter. Click Here to Continue Reading …