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Computers & Technology

Featuring two television programs popular in the 1980's and 1990's: Computer Chronicles and Net Café, this library showcases videos about computing and technology. Collection topics include BBS, the Open Source movement, and Internet governance.

Many of these movies are available for free download.


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Add a custom OS to your Raspberry Pi bootloader, add android to your Nook tablet, and rip lossless audio on today's episode!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Michael Hand
DIY Raspberry Pi Backup Server, Belkin WeMo Review, 10 Gb Ethernet, Magic Behind Visual Effects.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont, Michael Hand, Fon Davis
Unblock American Hulu and Netflix video, OCR tools for Android and iPhone, watch NFL Games online, Open Source home automation, who is tracking you on your phone and more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont
On today's episode, we talk about what to do with old hard drives, HDMI over Ethernet, and a free giant collection of MAME games!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
Seagate's new solid state hybrid drives, a BlackBerry Z10 launch date, cheap OBDII adapters for Android and Windows, Steam meets Linux - is our new Steambox awesome or awful? Plus a free unlimited storage hack, using Gmail to find who's spamming you and much more.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont, Roger Chang
Bluetooth Earbuds for Joggers. Our Fav Antivirus Program For Mac. EverDock Universal Dock Review. How to Use AVI Files With iMovie!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont
Undelete and unerase: Recuva saves lost data in Windows for free. Intel's new Haswell CPUs... we haz a ship date! How much is your data worth? Plus charge all your USB gear with Bestek's 1875W USB wall charging station and find out how long before your headphones or speakers wear out!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Veronica Belmont
We Recap Maker Faire. Veronica shows off her Ultimate Ears 11 custom molded earbuds and we take a look at the shinys from Google IO and an in-depth look at Google Glass.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont, Rob Demillo
Today on Tekzilla, find and Delete Duplicate Files, Chromecast Hands-On Review, geocaching tools for kids and an awesome free genealogy tool! Plus, sell your CDs while keeping the rights to your digital rips.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont, Evan Hourigan
MythBusters Interview - Jamie and Adam talk iOS versus Android, Google Glass and how Superman Shaves! Plus E3 2013 wrap-up, Robert reviews the Pebble Watch, turn off Flash In OS X, handbrake presets for better Roku video and more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Max Scoville, Tara Long, Adam Savage,...
Pivot Power Genius: the power strip for geeks. Quirky's Spotter Multipurpose Sensor Review. Compress PDF Files. Block Apple TV Remote. Was Your Adobe Account Leaked?
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont
Out picks for best low-cost aftermarket CPU Cooler! How to mine Bitcoin like a pro. Ground Any Electrical Outlet. Should you RAID SSDs? When is XBMC for Google TV? Mustard vs. Thermal Compound.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
On today's Tekzilla, we talk PAX Prime 2013, Microsoft buying Nokia, a disaster-proof drive enclosure, and more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Michael Hand, Adam Sesser
Top 5 Holiday Travel Security Tips! $500 PC or Xbox One or PS4? Which NAS Should I Use? Can Google Voice Search Spy On You? Tech Giants vs. Spying! Watching Curling online.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Shannon Morse
Can the $35 Raspberry Pi cut it as a Desktop PC? Rooting your Android Smart Phone is easier than you think... and it might be the only way to upgrade the OS. We love Puppy Linux! $50 speakers worth owning? Screw Bluetooth, we've got a WiFi mouse!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
Command Line for Internet Search, Free MAME Roms and How to Use Them, Vizio's All in One PC Review.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont, Roger Chang
Share huge files with BitTorrent Sync, AMD's new 7990, and Ben Heck visit's on this episode of Tekzilla!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Ben Heck
On today's episode, we've got solar chargers worthy of your bug out bag, the best office chairs, a sleep versus hibernate debate and more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
TeamViewer 9 Beta Demo! Best Kid-Proof Tablet Juicebox Proofed. Free Software That Steals. Sony Alpha Nex. Google Voice Search! Amazon Prime Air.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
On today's Tekzilla, we show you how to digitize your old VHS tapes, 5 apps for rooted Android phones, red versus blue versus green HDDs and much more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Michael Hand
In this episode of Tekzilla, we show off the best earplugs for concerts, talk hard drive data longevity, cover a whole lot of mobile news, and way more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
The Best Windows Page File Size. Best Family Tree Software. Should you keep CDs after you rip them? Paul and Storm vs Neil Gaiman and Geroge R. R. Martin at Comc Con 2013.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont
On today's episode we talk about converting existing Windows installs into virtual machines, Xbox vs. PS4 specs, CD-R emulators, and way more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
On this episode we learn how to solder Star Wars style, stream live TV to Android over the internet, look at which companies to trust and more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Veronica Belmont, Julio Reyes
On this episode of Tekzilla, we review the Sonos Play:1, talk easy Gmail backup, auditing TrueCrypt, and much more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
Setup Smart Phones for Emergencies. 5 Hidden Features in VLC. Fix Steaming Video Problems. Do You Need A DAC?
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont, Roger Chang
3D Gaming Technology That Doesn't Suck! Stop YouTube Buffering Problems. Make Animated GIFs from Any Video Clip. Access Your Hard Drives Over the Internet. Best Console Gaming HDTVs.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Robert Heron, Veronica Belmont, Michael Hand, Jeri Ellsworth
NSA's PRISM digital spy program, E3 2013 Games for the Xbox One, Apple's new OS X, iOS 7, MacBook Air, MacPro, and Gaming Headset Round-up.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont
Top 5 Black Friday Tech Tips! CryptoLocker Trojan Holds Data For Ransom. XBOX ONE HDMI passthrough Problems, Samsung 7100 HDTV vs. 8000, Fiber vs. Cable, PS4 can play DVDs.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
On this episode of Tekzilla, we make cutting the cord easy, figure out if you should upgrade your CPU, hope to fix game audio hell, and more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
On today's Tekzilla, we talk stand desks, VLC for iOS, password managers that suck, and way more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Anthony Carboni
Six strikes and you're out? Just what does the new Copyright Alert System mean to you? Don needs a USB battery pack to keep his phone going on long hikes. Where can I buy legal copies of Windows to use with OS X Boot Camp?The SpaceTop 3-D Desktop let's you "reach inside" your PC... and the Leap Motion has a ship date. No S-video on your new HDTV? We've got analog to HDMI converter reccos! Schindler's List is one gorgeous Blu-ray.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Annie Gaus
Last Minute Geek Gifts! Top 3 Tips to Make Holiday Videos Awesome! Speed up the Internet with a new a DNS provider. New Google Voice Commands. Watch out for MyVideoLibrary.com
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Ryan Connolly
On today's Tekzilla, we talk reveal which sites we trust for PC part reviews, how to test audio gear and is Dropbox overpriced? Plus much more on this episode of Tekzilla!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont
HBO Go Without HBO??? Use OTR, Keep Your IM & Chat Private! Car Radiator For PC Cooling. Car Radiator For Liquid Cooling. Best Hard Drives. Earbuds That Stay Put During Parkour!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Veronica Belmont
Windows Apps You Should Uninstall, Nvidia's Gaming Handheld Console Reviewed, best Mini PCs, and FBI Hacks TOR.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont, Ryan Shrout
Faster Windows installs are easy! Plus the PlayStation 4 is unveiled: where's the console? Nvidia's new Titan GPU: did the 680 just get spanked??? Can a microwave oven trash your HDTV? Mandiant links China's Army to hacking. No 404 fail here! And much more.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Tara Long, Ryan Shrout
Best Lens for your iPhone Camera. Stop NSA Snooping on your web browser. The Backpack that holds way more than you can carry. Viewer Recommendations for Kid Safe Tablets!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
On today's Tekzilla, we look at the shiny Garmin Head-Up Display, the new version of Hashcat password cracker, get set straight on Android HDMI sticks and more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
The ultimate guide to CPU coolers, stream smart playlists, the best AIO printer, and more on today's Tekzilla!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
Kill Flash in Google Chrome, Firefox, and IE. Can Google's $35 Chromecast beat Roku and Apple TV? 5 things we learned building the $300 Printrbot Simple 3D printer. Leap Motion: Robert's hands on review. New Nexus 7... nice specs!!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
On this episode, using a password manager on a public PC, working with RAW files for free, 4k gaming, and more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Veronica Belmont
On today's Tekzilla: keep your passwords secure, Windows 8.1 ship date, and the best amp for your desktop PC!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
On this episode of Tekzilla, Adam Sessler stops by to review BioShock Infinite, we talk expensive upgrades to your gaming PC, plus, TressFX and shipping to Australia!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont, Adam Sessler, Loyd Case
Manage your Google accounts after you're dead, livestream graduation photos with Eventstagr.am and learn a few tweaks to make Facebook Home usable! Plus, check out 3M's Electronic Vacuum and much more.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont
New iPads, Mac Pro, Mavericks & Nokia's 6" Windows Phablets! 5 Best Features in Windows 8.1. Dump Chrome For Opera. 3 Free Video Conversion Tools!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Trisha Hershberger
Top 5 New Features in iOS 7! Best 500GB SSD for OS X. How Many Times Can You Install Windows?
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont
On today's Tekzilla, we talk camera apps for your smartphone, disaster prep for your tech, Nexus 4 wireless chargers and the blinky red light!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont, Michael Hand, Roger Chang
On today's Tekzilla, learn how to boot in safe mode, fix broken windows and check out the new Roku! Plus, will 4K video blow your cap and much more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont
On today's Tekzilla, we help you get the colors right on your monitor, plus Sony ships 4K monitors, sim cards for travel, the bitcoin bubble and much more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
How to buy the right tablet! Playstation 4 after the launch; system updates, SSD Upgrades, awesome gaming, and the Blue Light Of Death! DDR 4 Memory is coming. Setup a network through your electrical lines. Prevent hearing loss.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
Test Your Audio Gear & Hearing For Free! Lastpass Beats KeyPass. Open Websites Incognito Automatically. Budget Gaming PC Builds.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Veronica Belmont
Windows Error Recovery... what to do if you get the big black screen. Want your surround sound system to sound right? Put your rear speakers in the right place! Ubuntu is coming for cell phones! Buy it or build it... we're not talking PCs. Plus Robert's CES Preview: Affordable 4K HDTVs, affordable 3D projectors and more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
Today on Tekzilla, Anand Shimpi visits to talk about Microsoft Pro. Plus, speed up your Windows install with a thumb drive, speaker cable recommendations and using your smart phone to power your HDTV!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Anand Lal Shimpi
Top 5 New Year's Tech Resolutions. Lock down your Google+ profile. Is Free 5 Mb Internet Enough? CES 2014 Preview!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
Fix IE Flaw, Space Week, Turn Android Phones Into a VLC Remote. Valve's Steam Machine Specs.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont, Michael Hand, Bobak Ferdowsi
Block unwanted sites from Google searches. Will leaving your laptop plugged in all the time kill your battery??? There's a new Mailbox for OS X, and it's better than Sparrow. Google Search got you down? We've got tips to make it better! DMAChoice can stop junk mail and unwanted catalogs. Battery University.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont
When to Upgrade iPhones and iPads. Scan the Internet, All of it! Print via the internet with a Raspberry Pi. The future of wearable computers.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont, Michael Hand
Jason Silva talks digital transcendence. Migrating your feeds from Google Reader. Fast free hard drive defrag tools. Cheap ASUS Android tablet.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Jason Silva
On today's Tekzilla, we preview Sim City, take a look at the Libratone airplay speakers and more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont, Tara Long
On today's Tekzilla, we talk driver upgrades for your GPU, HDTV bargain prices, T-Mobile's new outlook, rebooting your cable modem and much more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Sascha Segan
On this episode we've got digital camera picks, the best space apps, the best way to reinstall apps after a wipe, and way more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Lori Grunin
Intel's new Haswell CPU, Razer Edge Pro review, batch resizing tools, Veronica reviews GoPro for Pets, Sirius XM is pretty good & much more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont, Ryan Shrout, Roger Chang
We talk to Adam Sessler about the Xbox Reveal, Darren Kitchen about hacking across America, cheap HDTV mounts, and more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Adam Sessler, Darren Kitchen
We're back from CES 2013 and we've got tons of stuff to tell you about, from headphones to backpacks and even, dare we say it...the Steambox?
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont
Is Windows 8.1 going to bring back the start button? Avoid common errors in English usage! Find out if you can get custom molds for any earbuds, long distance WiFi 101, and if it's safe to buy a new iMac, iPhone or iPad or are there new models coming?! Plus Velodyne... can a subwoofer company make great earbuds?
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont
On this episode we take a look at Windows 8.1, get hands-on with the Leap Motion, and give our impressions of the Ouya gaming console!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Avinash Dabir
New Gear From Computex, finding a sub $300 video camera with audio in jacks, how to block AC line noise, and more on today's Tekzilla.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Michael Hand
On today's Tekzilla, we talk about protecting your tech, the difference between entry level and professional cameras, Kim DotCom's Mega project and much more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
Fat 32, geocaching, USB 3.0 emergency cable secrets and vegan pseudo cheddar dip on this episode of Tekzilla!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont
Fix your network, get the latest on Google Glass, and make long distance WiFi easy!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Tim Stevens
iPhone to Android Move 101. SSD vs Hybrid Drives. Rip Audio CDs Super Fast. Catalog Books With Android Apps.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont
On today's Tekzilla, we check out a few websites to help you find a movie or TV show online, where to buy replacement UPS batteries, upgrading your laptop and more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
Who's tracking you online... and can you stop them? Buying a new power supply? We've got reccos! Boxcryptor brings Dropbox and Truecrypt together. Noise canceling headphones: where they work best, and which ones you should buy. Tubalr: a new way to find great music... on YouTube. Cookies explained, and why you might want to block them. Online FAX? We need your help!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont, Michael Hand
Lifehacker's Whitson Gordon stops by to share a couple replacements for Google Reader when its gone in July, we check out your Netflix Super HD reviews, the Linux Steambox and more on today's Tekzilla!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron, Whitson Gordon