Tag: speeds

New Spectre-Busting Update Speeds Up Windows 10 PCs

Windows 10 PCs running the October 2018 Update are now getting improved Spectre fixes. This should speed up many PCs Microsoft slowed down with January 2018’s Spectre patches. This improvement, named “Retpoline,” was originally scheduled for Windows 10’s next update. Technical information about how Google’s “Retpoline” works is available, but you don’t need to sweat the […]

How to Watch Videos at Faster Speeds

Who said you had to watch videos at their normal speed? Speed up playback to get through slow lectures or binge-watch a slow TV series. These tips work with YouTube, Netflix, local videos, and anything you can stream in Chrome. Speed Up YouTube Videos On YouTube, you can click the gear icon while playing a […]

How to control Mac fan speeds manually

Apple doesn’t open up its hardware to users or developers very easily. This goes for most of its hardware; desktop, TV, and phones. On the desktop though, it can’t be as restrictive as it might like e.g., you can install apps from outside the Mac App Store with little to no effort which is something […]