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- Compressing media files by Lasse Rune Hansen
Generally speaking there are two different types of compression: lossless and lossy. Lossless compression means that no data is lost during compression while lossy compression means that some loss of data will occur. Thus, when you decompress a file
- Blue Screen: PC Crash or Registry Error? by Kelly Liyakasa
Pretend one day you're logging into your brand-new Windows laptop and come across the dreaded blue screen of death. You know--the one that indicates your software is having serious problems. What many PC owners don't realize is the blue screen can ...
- How to download music to your Ipod or PSP by Charles Oakland
The process of transferring music to your favorite portal device can be frustrating. Let's face it, whether it's the famous Ipod or even the widely popular Playstation Portable (PSP), there are restrictions that need to be understood, and steps that
- Using DMA On Your Hard Drive by Joseph
Most hard drives are capable of using DMA technology. Just know what by using DMA, your hard drive will transmit data faster. Unfortunately, Windows XP (and even Vista) has not enabled this technology for an unknown reason. Follow these steps to ...
- Why Is My Computer So Slow? by Brandon Richards
Many people have wondered the same thing, "Why is my computer so slow?" There are generally a few common reasons computers act slow. I've found that these three problems cover nearly all slow computers. Without further delay, here are the ...