Spotify teams up with Hulu to offer students a $5/month bundle

Spotify teams up with Hulu to offer students a $5/month bundle

Spotify made a huge announcement that it is partnering up with Hulu to offer both service to students for the low price of $4.99/month. This is a fantastic deal. Spotify Premium for students along is already $4.99/month. Hulu starts at $7.99 with the Limited Commercials plan. Music and television shows are an integral part of any student’s life. Your favorite songs help keep you … Continue Reading >

Plugable USB-C to HDMI Cable: The only cable you’ll need for your external monitor

Plugable USB-C to HDMI Cable: The only cable you’ll need for your external monitor

I recently bought a 34″ LG UltraWide monitor from Costco thinking it would be a simple plug and play. It has been anything but simple. The reason I bought the LG UltraWide monitor was because it was extremely cheap at $279.99. The low price coupled with Costco’s fantastic return policy was enough reason to try out the monitor. For those people without a Costco … Continue Reading >

Dell XPS 13 will be one of the first laptops to feature Intel’s new 8th generation Core processors

Dell XPS 13 will be one of the first laptops to feature Intel’s new 8th generation Core processors

Intel recently announced the release of its 8th generation Core processors. The new generation of chips will see up to a 40 percent boost in speed compared to the current 7th generation Kaby Lake chips. The popular Dell XPS 13 line will be one of the first laptops to showcase the new processor. This comes at a blow to me on a personal level … Continue Reading >

How to extract pages from a PDF without using Adobe (tutorial)

How to extract pages from a PDF without using Adobe (tutorial)

Digital textbooks have come a long way in the past couple of years. Increasing storage sizes on tablets and access to cloud storage has made it easier than ever to store textbooks on your mobile devices. Digital textbooks offer many advantages to the classic paper textbook. It is more green because no paper is used and your back will thank you for not having … Continue Reading >

Protect your laptop with the AmazonBasics Laptop Sleeve (review)

Protect your laptop with the AmazonBasics Laptop Sleeve (review)

With the exorbitant prices of laptops these days, it is absolutely imperative to have some sort of protection for your laptop. There are many ways to protect your laptop: hardshell cases, skins, or just a sleeve. I recently bought a new Dell XPS laptop and the first thing I did was look for a sleeve to protect my laptop from scratches. I prefer sleeves … Continue Reading >

Simplify your life with the Momentum extension

Simplify your life with the Momentum extension

Download QR-Code Momentum Developer: momentumdash.com Price: Free The Momentum extension is an absolute must for anyone who has Google Chrome or Safari. Momentum is a personal dashboard that opens up anytime you open your browser or open a new tab. It is infinitely times better than opening up to a bland Google search page. You can judge for yourself below. Which would you rather … Continue Reading >

Use this awesome Chrome extension to correct your grammar & spelling errors

Use this awesome Chrome extension to correct your grammar & spelling errors

Even the most experienced of writers make mistakes sometimes in their writing. It’s something inevitable, especially in the hustle and bustle of our busy lives. Unfortunately, it can be rather embarrassing sometimes when a glaringly obvious mistake slips your sight, and all your coworkers and even your boss sees it. There’s a chance you’ve seen those Grammarly adverts on YouTube before. Like everyone else, I … Continue Reading >

You can now get the world’s first wirelessly charging laptop from Dell

You can now get the world’s first wirelessly charging laptop from Dell

Despite the fact that we’re halfway through 2017, wireless charging remains relatively undeveloped. A lot of phones still don’t feature the technology (including the iPhone) which first came around in 2013. However, we have seen some strides in the field, including more powerful and faster transmission, as well as a new milestone from an unexpected manufacturer: Dell with a wireless laptop. Dell’s Latitude 7000 12-inch 2-in-1 (7285) … Continue Reading >

What I love and hate about the Surface Book

What I love and hate about the Surface Book

The introduction of the Surface Book back in late 2015 was Microsoft’s first attempt into the laptop scene. The expectations were extremely high due to the overwhelming popularity of its counterpart, Surface Pro. The success of the Surface Book has led to the recent addition of the Surface Laptop, which does not support the dual functionality of a tablet and laptop. The Surface Book … Continue Reading >

Stop videos from autoplaying in your browser (tutorial)

Stop videos from autoplaying in your browser (tutorial)

If you haven’t notice lately, more and more websites are starting to autoplay videos. Do websites really think that if a video advertisement starts playing automatically that I’m going to stop everything I’m doing and finish watching the video? Nope. The first thing I’ll try to do is figure out a way to close the video as quickly as possible. The main reason why … Continue Reading >