Best new games from GDC 2012. Should you replace a dead laptop screen? Instagram for Andoid, and more.
Instagram for Andoid. Best new games from GDC 2012. Should you replace a dead laptop screen? Free file recovery for when you accidentally erase a drive, photo or video! OpenStreetMaps, personalized search is bad. Why your phone streams maps.
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The backlight in Mark's $300 laptop is dead. Should he pay somebody to replace it, buy a new computer or try to fix it himself? We've got the most practical answer, show off the guts of a screen, and explain the biggest challenge when you're replacing a screen yourself! (Even with instructions for replacing a backlight from insidemylaptop.com or Instructibles.com!)
SXSW 2012: Instagram on Android and Highlight, which combines GPS and Facebook, are two of the big stories from SXSW 2012. Pew survey says Personalized Search Is Bad and Bluetooth 4.0 sounds really cool!
Marty writes, "Why do cell phone GPS map apps have to use your data and charge you for it but in car GPS units have no cell service provider and just link to the satellites for free? Is it just a money making scam from the telco's or is there a legit reason?"We've got an answer in the video!
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Want to make custom icons for Windows the easy way? Check out Convertico, this week's "Website We Just Can't Get Enough of!" This website houses a simple tool to convert png files into .ico files, which can then be used to liven up your Windows desktop. First, select an image that you want to use as an icon for an application, folder, or whatever! You can either put in a URL or upload the file directly and Bam!
The much rumored SteamBox didn't make its debut at the 2012 Game Developers Conference... but that doesn't mean there wasn't a pile of news guaranteed to make gamers go SQUEEEEE! Anthony Carboni joins us, and Sim City V is just one of the games he talks about with Veronica! Love video games? Then you should check out Revision3.com/games!
Bret ran a "quick format" on a thumbdrive in XP then realized he'd erased a ton of video. Can he save the files? Yup! Find out the most important thing to avoid when saving erased files and our favorite free file recovery apps in the video!