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How To Place Case Fans For Optimal Airflow

If you’re not entirely sure how to deck your PC out with optimal airflow, you’ve come to the right place. Don’t worry: we all need some case fan guidance from time to time. Throughout this article, we’ll explain all there is to know about optimal case fan placement and orientation. Let’s start things off with […]

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Make Money off of Old Hard Disks with Proof of Storage Crypto

If you were intending to throw out some old hard disks, you might want to reconsider. System storage could be “the next video card” in terms of thriving demand, due to a recent rise in popularity of new cryptocurrencies. This type of digital money is mined through, you guessed it, having an abundance of storage. […]

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How To Clean Your PC

We’ve touched on cleaning your keyboard in a pinch, now let’s get to some real hardware upkeep. Given the fact that most computers suck in loads of air — and therefore dust — it’s a matter of time before they clog up. If you want to make sure your system runs optimally, here’s how to […]

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How To Tell If Your Graphics Card is Lite Hash Rate Or Not

With NVIDIA having rolled out their Lite Hash Rate (LHR) versions of Ampere GPUs, you might be wondering if your graphics card has a hashing limiter installed. We’ll tell you how to easily check if your graphics card is Lite Hash Rate or not.  What is Lite Hash Rate? The Lite Hash Rate term stems […]

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How To Use AMD FreeSync with NVIDIA Graphics Cards

Although many gaming monitors boast support for either AMD FreeSync or NVIDIA G-Sync, it is possible to synchronize these displays with graphics cards from the opposing brand. Being the cheapest to integrate, FreeSync is most commonly found on monitors, while most gamers still prefer NVIDIA video cards for their gaming PC. Here’s how to make […]

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All of the Components Needed for a Gaming PC

Whether you want to build one from scratch, or just figuring out how your pre-build exactly runs — you’ve come to the right place. Throughout this article, we’ll get you up to speed on any and all hardware components that make a gaming PC. From case to add-in cards, we will list all you need […]

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How To Fix a Loose or Tight Keycap

Whether it’s after a thorough cleaning, or while installing some brand new “puddings” — some keycaps don’t immediately fit your switches. Does that mean you can toss them in the bin? Not necessarily. With some slight tweaks, even extremely loose or tight keycaps can still fit snugly. In this article, we’ll tell you all there […]

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How To Use Your Camera As A Streaming Webcam

While a webcam is the easiest way to capture your face on video, professional streamers tend to take it a step further. Instead of a compact, USB-powered image sensor, pro’s often use camcorders and mirrorless cameras as their “webcam”. Sure, a webcam is easy to use, but they lack the crispness and depth of field […]

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How To Easily Clean Your Keyboard

Let’s be real: your keyboard has probably seen better days. Whether it’s adorned with sturdy switches or intrinsic RGB light shows, no product stays pristine after prolonged use. To keep your gaming peripherals at peak performance, regular upkeep is required. Sounds like hassle, but fear not. This is the definitive guide to clean your keyboard, […]

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RAM: What is it, and how to get more of it?

Chances are, you’re wondering: why do I need RAM on my computer? What makes it so essential for a system to operate? Why does Google Chrome eat so much of it up, and more importantly, how do I get more? Let’s get your memory on these matters up to speed, with this handy beginner’s guide […]

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