Monday, September 28, 2020
Samsung smartphone

Samsung Galaxy A20s Phone Review

In January, I purchased a Samsung Galaxy A20s smartphone as an upgrade from my previous phone. My primary reason was a lack of internal storage -- I ran out of that...
Desktop computer

HP ProDesk 400 G5 Desktop PC Review (After 7 Months)

The HP ProDesk 400 G5 is a small form factor (SFF) desktop PC for home or office use, but is advertised as a business desktop (as well) for demanding work environments....
USB power bank

Understanding USB Charger Ratings

USB chargers and USB power banks have several different electrical ratings on them, and it's important that we know what they all mean. There are power input ratings, energy storage capacity...
Nextcloud screenshot (self-hosted cloud drive software)

Cloud Drive Providers Won’t Respect Your Privacy? There’s An App For That

I haven't been using cloud storage providers much (just for a few things that aren't important like cat photos) for multiple reasons: They won't respect my privacy. They aren't secure enough...
A Raspberry Pi single board computer

Raspberry Pi Power Requirements: What Size Battery Does A Raspberry Pi Need?

The power requirements of a Raspberry Pi computer are dependent on the model and usage. However, you must size your power source to accommodate the Raspberry Pi's highest possible power usage....
Automotive inverter

Bestek 150W Inverter Review (MRI1511AU)

The Bestek MRI1511AU 150W power inverter is a 12VDC to 120VAC inverter (it takes 12 Volts DC from a battery and outputs 120 Volts AC for devices that require that) for...
A 120mm LED-backlit PC case fan

Thermaltake Luna 12 Review: A Quiet 120mm Case Fan

The Thermaltake Luna 12 is a 120mm (4.7-inch) axial case fan for PCs. It is twice the size of many of the case fans you'll see in a typical microATX PC....
A smartphone (Samsung Galaxy A20s)

Got A New Android Phone? Turn On These Crucial Security Settings

If you purchased a new phone with Android 9 (also called Android Pie), you should turn on the following security settings to protect your online privacy and to help reduce the...