Jon Martindale

What is Wi-Fi? Here’s everything you need to know

KittichaiBoonPong/GettyImagesWi-Fi is one of the most important technological developments of the modern age. It’s the wireless networking standard that helps us enjoy all the conveniences of modern media and connectivity at the tips of our fingers wit…

Budget gaming PC build for under $500

Bill Roberson/Digital TrendsWho says a gaming PC has to be expensive? That’s one of the wonderful things about PC gaming. You can spend as much as you like and have a great time no matter what your budget is. Sure, if you have thousands to spend you’ll…

What is a blockchain?

Blockchain technology is commonly associated with Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, but that’s just the tip of the iceberg. Some people think blockchain could end up transforming a number of important industries, from health care to politics.Whether …

How to calibrate your monitor

Plenty of people stare at computer monitors all day — if you’re reading this, chances are you’re doing just that. But how many people take the time to calibrate their computer monitor? Proper calibration will ensure that your colors and black levels ar…

How to run Android apps in Windows

Apps on Windows have gotten better. But every once in a while, you’ll stumble upon a really useful mobile app that hasn’t made its way to PC yet. If it runs on Android, though, there’s good news. With the help of third-party software, you can probably …