What brand of external hard drive do we reccomend? Editing 720p Video: MacBook vs. MacBook Pro? Windows 7 shuts down every two hours? It's time to upgrade Win7 RC! Does anybody still sell Portrait View monitors? Wiring a new home with Ethernet, Our Favorite Free Backup Software!
Tekzilla feeds your tech hunger! Patrick Norton, Robert Heron and Veronica Belmont bring you hands on reviews of the latest gear, tips and tricks that improve the tech you already own and conversations with the most informative experts around.
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Windows 7 shutting down every two hours this week? Fear not! It's not a virus. It's time to upgrade from the release candidate to a full install. HowToGeek.com has an excellent guide on How to Upgrade the Windows 7 RC. Find out an ever better option in the video!
Ziotek's Power Strip Liberators are one way to deal with fat wall warts...
... a surge protector is an even better one. Find out why in the video!
Giving up cable TV and getting all your video online.. Tom's into the idea, but wants to know what his options are for getting live sports streamed over Internet. We talk about live games you can get from the MLB, NFL and NHL... we'd love to hear what kind of live sports everybody in the Tekzilla crew is watching! Email us!
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Philip wants to replace his current iPod for a long list of reasons, like dropping iTunes: "I don't want that crapware back on my system." What does Tekzilla suggest to replace a 160GB iPod? Veronica's got some great products in the video, and, yes, they use USB connections instead of weird proprietary plugs.
Sure, Jared, but the MacBook won't be the fastest at rendering it, nor can it pack as much memory as a 13 inch MacBook Pro, which helps a lot with big video files. Wondering how Veronica and Patrick feel about iMovie, vs more expensive apps like Final Cut Express? Check the video!
If you're looking for a free, online to-do list, look no further than Toodledo! The interface is very simple, and yet it gives you the functionality of a lot of the expensive to-do helpers out there, including support for multiple people working on a project and special tools for procrastinators!
John Smith -only- trusts " super-cool-nerds" Patrick and Veronica to reccomend the best brand of external hard drive (Thanks?) along with advice on whether he should switch from Dropbox to Pogoplug. John, we'd keep using dropbox with the Pogoplug, and we both own a lot of Western Digital external hard drives. To find out how other brands stack up, watch the video!
Shadowless Tomorrow has " about 600 GB of data on the old IDE drives that I want back." Should ST go with an IDE to USB adapter, or is there a better way? Find out in the video!