7 of the Best Chrome Extensions You Need to Try

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/QwtAVfOZkjA/ Love it or hate it, Chrome is brimming with features and customizability that rival browsers can only shake their envious heads at. On the one hand you have Chrome Flags which lets intrepid Web users mess around with experimental features made by the Chrome … Read more

Retroarch Not Working? Here Are Some Fixes for You

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/upByX7toEDw/ For a growing number of people, Retroarch is the ultimate hub of everything emulation-related. It doesn’t do Retroarch justice just to call it a “frontend” for every console emulator imaginable because all the great emulators can be integrated into it, downloaded and loaded … Read more

26 Neat Firefox About:Config Tricks You Need to Learn

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/G9iepOvmMJI/ “Here be dragons,” reads the ominous disclaimer when you type about:config into Firefox’s URL bar, warning you that tweaking things in this area is largely experimental and can cause instability to your browser. Sounds exciting, right? And even though it sounds a … Read more

How to Link Data Between Spreadsheets in Google Sheets

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/9hRQnQMzCpc/ Most of us are familiar with the basics of using a spreadsheet in Google Sheets; we freeze certain rows and columns, we set up calculations, we organize our data into pies and graphs and charts to help visualize it. But why stop … Read more

What Is Happening with Net Neutrality (And How Does It Affects You)?

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/-nb7aZzn8Cw/ How things can change in under two years. On Make Tech Easier, we previously wrote about the US Court of Appeal’s landmark decision in favor of net neutrality, ensuring that all-powerful Internet service providers in the US continued to be regulated so … Read more

5 Free Alternatives to Microsoft OneNote

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/gFZtAJ5tsnU/ Microsoft OneNote is an easy go-to for those looking to bring some organization into their lives. It’s a recognizable brand, it’s free, and it’s integrated into the world’s most popular operating system. But maybe you want to break out of Microsoft’s watchful … Read more

6 of the Best ISO Mounting Software for All Platforms

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/-d4t1aUxmrQ/ Mounting of image files as virtual drives is a practice that has inevitably replaced the use of physical disks. One advantage of using disc images is that they are not limited by the space provided by a DVD or CD because they … Read more

7 of the Best Kodi Add-ons for All Your Streaming Needs

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/e2USivAuyqE/ Kodi has risen to be one of the most popular apps you can get for your Smart TV and mobile devices, allowing you to stream videos, movies and live TV from all manner of sources – both shady and above-board. More than … Read more

What Is Project Treble? Massive Change to Android Explained

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/typUZGd113E/ One of the longest-standing problems with Android is fragmentation. For all the platform’s openness and customizability, the fact that different-brand phones on different networks receive Android updates months, even years, apart has always been a black mark against it. Project Treble aims … Read more

Start Menu Not Working in Windows 10? Here’s How to Fix It

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/89vJ_Jy9xRM/ The Start menu in Windows 10 is one of the most cherished and iconic features of Microsoft’s operating systems. And while it seems strange to have such powerful emotions for a mere software feature, the mass opprobrium against the Start menu-less Windows 8 … Read more

How to Stream Your Desktop and Non-Steam Games with Steam Link

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/SREgYk2xO6M/ The Steam Link is a fantastic piece of kit, streaming all the joys of your gaming PC to a screen of your choice. I picked it up on a whim in a sale not too long ago and was surprised at how … Read more

How to Change Your Password on Raspberry Pi (Raspbian OS)

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/xyZnEMkZ8xw/ The Raspberry Pi is a great invention – an affordable, hand-sized computer created by a foundation of industry experts to help people of all ages learn how to code and bring their tech ideas to life. Since 2015, Raspbian has been officially … Read more

How to Move Steam Games to Another Drive

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/t4E74Om1ltw/ In the past, in order to move Steam games to another hard drive, we had to write a pretty comprehensive guide about junction points and other moderately complex techy stuff. These days, however, Valve has made it much simpler to move games back … Read more

AMD Radeon Settings – What Do They All Mean?

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/dlWH1k8VjtI/ If you have a gaming PC and decided to go down the less-trodden (but still scenic) AMD path for your graphics card, then you’ll be familiar with the Radeon Settings – formerly known as AMD Catalyst Control Center. For most people, this is … Read more

How to Fix the Cellular Data Not Working on Android

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/IRAe2kJON7E/ Cellular data, mobile data, whatever you want to call it, is one of those things that only becomes a life necessity once you acquire your first smartphone. It’s only when you lose that precious connectivity that you realize you don’t know how … Read more

Downsampling: How to Overclock Your Screen Resolution For Gaming

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/At1uu-Evc9w/ Ever look at your screen and wish you could just crank a little bit more resolution out of it than it’s physically capable of? Sounds like a pipedream, but the reality is that you can crank more resolution out of it using a … Read more

How to Delete a Gmail Account Permanently

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/m2cISViDaBQ/ Your Gmail account can feel like an extension of you, and there’s a good chance you’ve had the same one for as far back as you can remember. So deciding to delete your Gmail account is a potentially big commitment. But sometimes the … Read more

11 Awesome Games You Can Play on Your Chromebook

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/iee0nhlmsLY/ Not many people will be offended by the notion that the Chromebook is not a gaming machine. Google’s nifty ChromeOS devices are designed to work and web browse at zippy speeds thanks to their super-lightweight operating systems that rely on cloud storage … Read more

How to Run Emulated Games Directly on Steam (and Steam Link)

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/e0qKqoHYbSc/ We’ve already written about how you can stream non-Steam games and your desktop using Steam Link, but running a console emulator through the streaming box – and Steam in general – is a little more of a challenge, so we’re going to … Read more

How to Find and Change Your Steam ID

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/Efm6Jcfps0Y/ Knowing your Steam ID is essential if you want to link your account to third-party sites that give you usage information, organize your library and so on. Thanks to one of these sites, I’ve discovered that I’m going on 2000 hours of … Read more