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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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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
Tekzilla Daily
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A new way to discover interesting add-ons
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Veronica Belmont
Revision 3: Soldier Knows Best
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SoldierKnowsBest reviews the new BlackBerry Z10 smartphone. See how it compares to some of the most popular smartphones on the market, how it deals with Enterprise versus personal use and find out what the best feature is on this device!
Topics: revision3, rev3, soldierknowsbest, Mark Watson
Check out Mau's preview of the new Netflix and ABC Player iPad streaming apps, plus get our first impressions of the iPad itself!
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Mauricio Balvanera
my-Ditto is the new way to share everything with everyone as your personal network attached storage! Robert shows how it can help you never miss a thing again.
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Robert Heron, Oren Feld
APPJUDGMENT (Revision 3)
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We take a quick look at FaceTime for iPhone 4.
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Eileen Rivera
GeekBeat TV
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On today's GeekBeat, we check out food printing for people in space, printing replacement body parts, why the Russian meteor video was blocked in Germany, the record that video has broken, and our own mash-up video nears 500,000 views.
Topics: revision3, rev3, geekbeattv, GeekBeat.TV, John Pozadzides
On this episode, Shannon shows you how to set up a PrintrBot LC and Darren checks out electric all terrain skateboards from E-Glide in Santa Monica! Plus, Darren pays a visit to the Living Computer Museum in Seattle, Washington!
Topics: hak5, revision3, rev3, Hak5 Season 14, Darren Kitchen, Shannon Morse
Happy Tuesday! Max is still out, so Adam filled in again today to talk about the Ouya's disappointing (but hopeful!) sales numbers, and Spelunky's excusive daily challenges on Steam. We also discuss forthcoming DLC for Borderlands 2 and Saints Row IV, the unsurprising delay of Wasteland 2, and the drama surrounding Eidos Montreal and Square Enix.
Topics: revision3, rev3, destructoid, Max Scoville, Tara Long
The Totally Rad Show
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Bruce Willis, Morgan Freeman, John Malkovich, and Helen Mirren paint the town RED. Should you?
Topics: revision3, rev3, trs, The Totally Rad Show, Alex Albrecht, Dan Trachtenberg, Jeff Cannata
Ashley Esqueda is back to tackle more questions and queries from Buffalo readers, viewers and fans! In this episode of Ask the buffalo, Ashley tackled the most burning questions in the world of tech including how she feels about companies purposely leaking incorrect information to throw off analyst, which of the two new iPads she plans on buying next month, if HTC will release an updated One Max soon, and why Google is taking so long to announce the Nexus 5? All this and more on Ask the Buffalo!
Topics: revision3, rev3, technobuffalo, Jon Quach, Jon Rettinger
Tekzilla Daily
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Customize your alt-tab interface
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Veronica Belmont
Tekzilla Daily
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Did you know that Windows can create self-extracting files...no extra software required? Here's how!
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Veronica Belmont
Tara is off at Blizzcon, so the lovely Max Scoville steps into the hot pants to assist Jonathan in running down the hot new newsiness on today's Destructoid. We run down the forthcoming Fallout New Vegas patch, check out Jim Cramer going crazy, peep some Bioshock Infinite screens, and show you an awesome EXCLUSIVE trailer for Dungeon Defenders.
Topics: revision3, rev3, destructoid, Johnathan Holmes, Max Scoville
Hak5 Show
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This time on a special Hak5 from CES 2013, surviving overloaded wireless networks, fitness tech for hackers and pico sized 802.11ad beam forming antenna arrays for the 60GHz band. All that and more!
Topics: hak5, revision3, rev3, Hak5 Season 12, Darren Kitchen, Shannon Morse
Netbooks and ultra-portable laptops are characterized by compromises. Especially for gamers. But no more.
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton
Tekzilla Daily
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Don't you just hate printing out a webpage and getting a dozen pages of nonsense? Trim it down before you press "Print", thanks to Print Edit! Veronica has more on today's Tekzilla Daily.
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Veronica Belmont
Revision 3: Technobuffalo
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Ashley Esqueda fills in for Jon R. this week as she talks Vine Vs. Instagram, games on iOS, the OUYA and much more!
Topics: revision3, rev3, technobuffalo, Jon Quach, Jon Rettinger
ByteJacker Podcast (Revision 3)
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Halloween's here! Imma be 'sexy Shigeru Miyamoto.' Now that you have that horrible image stuck in your head, let us erase it with a review of Double Fine's new Haloween RPG, Costume Quest!
Topics: revision3, rev3, bytejacker, Anthony Carboni
Geek Beat TV Reviews
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We open up and take a look at the Drobo 5D.
Topics: revision3, rev3, geekbeattv, GeekBeat.TV, geekbeatreviews, Cali Lewis, John Pozadzides
The web is a big, vast place, and sometimes it's hard to keep track of what you find. Today's browser add-on makes it easy to collect and keep track of your digital notes.
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Veronica Belmont
New Products From The Macworld Show Floor. Great $100 USB mics for podcasting. Moving your website to a new host? Find out the right way to migrate with CNET's Tom Merritt. Hybrid Hard Drives: think regular hard drive with a SSD inside. Anand has the scoop!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrich Norton, Veronica Belmont
GeekBeat TV
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Short on time to read the news? These apps will read articles for you, then give you quick summaries!
Topics: revision3, rev3, geekbeattv, GeekBeat.TV, Cali Lewis
Part two of our epic conclusion to the Destructoid Show Awards Show is here. Today we run down the best DLC, the best score, the most improved series, the most surprising announcement and our most prestigious award, the coveted READER'S CHOICE. Who will walk home with the Golden Helmet? Will it be Halo: Reach, Mass Effect 2, Super Mario Galaxy 2, Black Ops, Assassins: Creed Brotherhood, or will a dark horse(steed) steal the show? Watch to find out, and be sure to let us know YOUR game of the...
Topics: revision3, rev3, destructoid, Johnathan Holmes, Tara Long
Get a look at NVIDIA's Project SHIELD, an Android based gaming device.
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton
Revision 3: Technobuffalo
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In this edition of Ask the Buffalo, Jon talks about everything from the Xbox 720 to what features the Galaxy S IV might have to even how Jon started making videos on YouTube.
Topics: revision3, rev3, technobuffalo, Jon Quach, Jon Rettinger
Tekzilla Daily
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Want to decide for yourself which programs run when you startup your Windows machine? On today's Tekzilla Daily, Veronica walks you through Advanced Startup Manager, which gives you all the customization options you could ask for.
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Veronica Belmont
Revision 3: Fact or Fictional
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This week Veronica picks the brain of Jonathan Strickland from How Stuff Works about the possibilities of plasma weaponry. Is this something we actually need to be worried about? And why are plasma weapons so popular in science fiction? Watch to find out!
Topics: revision3, rev3, factorfictional, Veronica Belmont
The Korg MicroKey 25 is a very tiny, but very feature rich, piano keyboard that you can connect to an iPad. It's no-nonsense awesomeness!
Topics: revision3, rev3, geekbeattv, GeekBeat.TV, geekbeatreviews, Cali Lewis
Tekzilla Daily
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Tired of falling behind on your YouTube subscriptions? Never again, with YouTube Feed for Chrome. On today's Tekzilla Daily, Veronica shows you how to stay up to date on all your favorite videos.
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Veronica Belmont
Happy Tuesday! Today we've got a review for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, new DLC for Assassin's Creed III, and our first ever details on Bungie's DESTINY! Also, Ubisoft is promising Wii U owners exclusive challenge modes for Rayman Legends, and tomorrow is the big reveal of the PS4!!! Be sure to check out Destructoid.com and YouTube.com/Rev3Games for all the coverage you could want!
Topics: revision3, rev3, destructoid, Max Scoville, Tara Long
Tekzilla Daily
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Do Not Track Me (formerly Do Not Track Plus) is by far the best way to stop website trackers for every browser. Keep track of how many trackers you've blocked and even get cool graphs in the process!
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Veronica Belmont
Securely forwarding X11 over SSH so you can use Linux GUI tools in anywhere -- even on Windows. Multi cam editing, SMS rescue texts, Android Terminals and clark kent glasses. All that and more this time on Hak5!
Topics: hak5, revision3, rev3, Darren Kitchen, Shannon Morse
Tekzilla Daily
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Miss those old Polaroid pictures? Now you can create Poladroids, and Veronica shows you how on today's Tekzilla Daily.
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Veronica Belmont
Revision3: Haktip
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This week we are checking out your viewer feedback tips- editing bash history, Learn Linux the Hard Way, and shortcuts!
Topics: revision3, rev3, haktip, Shannon Morse
Picking The Right RAID Mode, Roku Gets More Affordable, Steve Jobs: 720p is the New HD! Apple TV 2.0, Plex: Goregous Interface for OS X Home Theater, Which home theater calibration certificates are worth the money, and the Blu-ray releases for September 7th, 2010.
Topics: hdnation, HD Nation, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
Revision 3: Soldier Knows Best
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SoldierKnowsBest reviews the big and powerful LG Optimus G Pro for AT&T!
Topics: revision3, rev3, soldierknowsbest, Mark Watson
GeekBeat TV
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On today's GeekBeat, we talk software updates from Apple, the Drobo 5N runs apps, robots want your blood (for only the best reasons!), and what all these high profile social media hacks should teach us.
Topics: revision3, rev3, geekbeattv, GeekBeat.TV, Cali Lewis
Become a Vulcan in real life with the Tricorder for Android: a true working geological, meteorological, and biological scanner!
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Jackie Talbott
Today we have the trailers for Darren Aronofsky's Noah, and Maleficent starring Angelina Jolie! Plus, news on Jurassic World, a Peter Pan origin story and release dates for Mission Impossible 5 and Assassins Creed!
Topics: revision3, rev3, flimstate, Ryan Connolly
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
Tekzilla Daily
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Want a more interesting screensaver? If you find any Shockwave Flash file, turning it into a screensaver is as easy as a single click with InstantStorm! Veronica walks you through it on today's Tekzilla Daily.
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Veronica Belmont
Save Browser Screen Space
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Veronica Belmont
On today's Destructoid, we show how you can customize your rottweiler in GTA V, share our disappointment with the new Mad Max trailer, and announce the release date for Dishonored's last DLC, The Brigmore Witches. We also talk about Jellygrade, the new studio from Maxis's former Art Director, Ocean Quigley, and discuss Ubisoft's resistance to small budget titles.
Topics: revision3, rev3, destructoid, Max Scoville, Tara Long
GeekBeat TV
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Voxx showed off an array of impressive speakers at CES this year.
Topics: revision3, rev3, geekbeattv, GeekBeat.TV, John Pozadzides
Build and prototype Lego Mindstorm NXT compatible robots in no time!
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Robert Heron
Tekzilla Daily
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Read a full website without scrolling
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Veronica Belmont
The ProScope Micro Mobile is an add on for iOS devices (available for (iPhone 4, 4S and 5, iPad, and iPad Mini) that puts a microscope lens over the device's camera. It can give you 20X to 80X magnification for whatever you're looking at.
Topics: revision3, rev3, geekbeattv, GeekBeat.TV, geekbeatreviews, Cali Lewis
Revision 3: Fact or Fictional
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This week, hypnotherapist Andrew Gentile pays Veronica a visit to talk discuss whether the depiction of mind control in popular culture is accurate or not.
Topics: revision3, rev3, factorfictional, Veronica Belmont
Tekzilla Daily
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Are you having trouble getting perspective on what size something is? With the help of How Big Really, you can wrap your head around how big the Gulf oil spill is, or how big the moon is. Watch Veronica for more on today's Tekzilla Daily.
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Veronica Belmont
I get my feet on the Zboard, an electric skateboard, here at CES 2013.
Topics: revision3, rev3, soldierknowsbest, Mark Watson
GeekBeat TV
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Extreme Motion from Extreme Reality can emulate anyone's movement into games and 3D animation.
Topics: revision3, rev3, geekbeattv, GeekBeat.TV, Cali Lewis, John Pozadzides
Revision 3: Technobuffalo
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On this week's episode, Jon rants about battery technology. He recalls using his GameBoy as a child and wishing the batteries would last longer.
Topics: revision3, rev3, technobuffalo, Jon Quach, Jon Rettinger
ByteJacker Podcast (Revision 3)
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Super Meat Boy oozes his way onto XBLA next week, and the developers are talking to us about all the details: gameplay, indie character cameos, level editing and just how crazy difficult the game really is.
Topics: revision3, rev3, bytejacker, Anthony Carboni
Tekzilla Daily
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This Android app can help you get a good night's sleep!
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Veronica Belmont
GeekBeat TV
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Review of the Droid X & the results of Apple's press conference.
Topics: revision3, rev3, geekbeattv, GeekBeat.TV, Cali Lewis
GeekBeat TV
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This weekend we had a water main burst and flood our entire studio space! In this show we're taking a look at the damage and telling you our plans for recovery.
Topics: revision3, rev3, geekbeattv, GeekBeat.TV, Cali Lewis, John Pozadzides
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
Tekzilla Daily
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See what others are searching for
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Veronica Belmont
APPJUDGMENT (Revision 3)
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Having trouble sleeping? Don't we all. Sleep Cycle for the iPhone is killing it in the App Store worldwide, but is it worth your 99 cents?
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Annie Gaus
Tekzilla Daily
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Fool your friends
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Veronica Belmont
Patrick stopped by Tobii's booth to check out the Gaze, their eye recognition device.
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton
Tekzilla Daily
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Has Chrome been slowing your computer to a halt? See today's Tekzilla Daily Tip to help curb the issue!
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Veronica Belmont
Why use dual-monitors when you can use one that's extra, extra wide? That's the question LG wants to address, and something we were really curious about because we rely on dual-monitors for a cleaner and more productive workflow. So is this more convenient?
Topics: revision3, rev3, technobuffalo, Jon Quach, Jon Rettinger
GeekBeat TV
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Flying can be (and is usually) a hassle. But there are apps out there that can help minimize the headaches!
Topics: revision3, rev3, geekbeattv, GeekBeat.TV, Cali Lewis
For our second gift guide installment, we look at things to pleasantly pass the winter hours - entertainment, games, and of course, all things bacon!
Topics: revision3, rev3, geekbeattv, GeekBeat.TV, Cali Lewis
Our friends at Chef'sChoice sent over the Edge Select Pro M120 electric knife sharpener for us to take a look at and see how it performed. After testing it for several weeks over dozens of knives I arrived at the conclusion this is the easiest way to get everyday knives seriously sharp, in a hurry! Edge Select Pro M120 on Amazon - http://bitly.com/edgeselect120
Topics: revision3, rev3, geekbeattv, GeekBeat.TV, geekbeatreviews, Cali Lewis
APPJUDGMENT (Revision 3)
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Mauricio Balvanera guides you through today's viewers choice, Transdroid for Android phones.
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Mauricio Balvanera
The Ben Heck Show
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Ben talks about different types of wire and shows you how to use them in your projects.
Topics: revision3, rev3, tbhs, The Ben Heck Show, Ben Heck
Tekzilla Daily
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Is that "all programs" list getting out of control? On today's Tekzilla Daily, Veronica shows you The Handy Start Menu, which origanizes all your applications into neat categories!
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Veronica Belmont
GeekBeat TV
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If you have kids, keeping them safe is a prime concern. We're taking a look at tech that helps you do that!
Topics: revision3, rev3, geekbeattv, GeekBeat.TV, Cali Lewis
Part 2 of our favorite things from the 2010 Consumer Electronics Show. Tune in for our first impressions of the latest in Smartbooks, Pocket HD cameras, and Drones? Plus gamer gloves with keybindings and a Lego MMORPG.
Topics: hak5, revision3, rev3, Darren Kitchen, Shannon Morse
Revision 3: Soldier Knows Best
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ere's my review of the new Moto G. At $179, is it a good buy? Watch my review and find out!
Topics: revision3, rev3, soldierknowsbest, Mark Watson
Tekzilla Daily
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When it comes to saving images online, today's Chrome extension may be the fastest horse on the track.
Topics: tekzilla daily, tzdaily, tekzilla daily tip, revision3, rev3, Veronica Belmont
PayPal released an update to their iPhone application that integrates with Bump, allowing users to transfer money simply by bumping phones. How exactly does this work?
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Annie Guas, Eileen Rivera