If you love the nostalgic sounds of old video games then its the time to create your own. Here we’ll learn how to use Sfxr to create your own sounds for Windows.
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Would you want to lose everything if your computer went kaput? No, neither would I, so I’ve created a backup of my PC and I’ll show you how to do it too.
The gaming service StreamMyGame does exactly what its name suggests and lets you stream games stored on one computer to another.
Windows Essentials Movie Maker 2012 is the latest version of Microsoft’s free, easy-to-use video editor, which works in Windows 7 and 8. You can use its simple timeline tool to link videos and photos into longer films and slideshows. It can also trim and split your video, change the speed and add special effects.
Prevent unwanted software from automatically running by installing Startup Booster. When Windows starts, it opens certain programs automatically. This includes some applications needed by the system itself, but also software such as your antivirus, instant messenger, mouse and webcam, drivers, toolbars and so on. Often when you install such programs, they should start when your computer does. In the case of antivirus software, for example, this is necessary, but for many applications it isn’t. The result? Slower start-up times.
That’s where Startup Booster comes in enabling you to control what starts when your computer does. You can easily change or remove entries and importantly, go back if you do something by mistake, so it’s completely hassel-free.
You can now download BBC iPlayer programmes on your smartphone and tablet device to watch offline. This means you’ll be able to catch up with your favourite shows, even when you don’t have a Wi-Fi connection or a mobile signal.
Apple’s iMessage service finally comes to the Mac-here’s how to use it…
With every new device and new software release, it becomes increasingly clear that Apple’s plan for the Mac, iPhone and iPad is to make them all work seamlessly together, with iCloud as the hub they all draw from. Nowhere is this clearer than when it comes to iMessage, Apple’s way of sending text and multimedia messages to your contacts for free.
Hojoki pulls all your files, posts and events from different cloud apps into one place. you can then edit and organize them, or move them around.
If your battery keeps running out, here’s how to make your phone or tablet run for days on a single charge..
Android devices may be wonderful portalbe powerhouse that put a huge choice of apps and tools in your pocket, but all that computing can take its toll on their battery life. Checking your eamil, making calls, playing games and browsing the internet all use up valuable power, and even just having the phone or tablet on sandby means that the battery is slowly draining.
If your hard-drive space is running out, the most efficient way to make more room is to find and remove unnecessary files. This will reduce clutter and boost performance.