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Dead Battery? How to Jump Start a Car Like a Pro

You run out of the house already late for work, hop in the car and turn the key in the ignition ... only to hear a "click click" noise instead of the …

Arduino

A guide to troubleshooting turntables

Objekt and Jose Alberto Luna, the production manager from smartbar, share their personal guidelines.<p>In putting together We need to talk about …

Audiophile

How to turn an old Wi-Fi router into an access point

Instead of getting rid of that old and busted Wi-Fi router, you can use it instead to extend the Wi-Fi coverage of your home. Here's how.<p>A network needs only one router to function. That said, when you replace your old Wi-Fi router with a better faster one, you can spend time trying to convince …

Wi-Fi

How to Adjust the Tracking Force on Your Turntable

When I set out to write an article on balancing a tonearm, I thought: how hard can it be? I’ve owned a turntable and played vinyl since way back when …

10 hidden features of Spotify you need to know

Master Spotify with these tips.<p>I agree, Spotify is confusing. It's also incredible, giving you access to millions of songs for free (with the occasional ad) or ad-free for $9.99 a month. Spotify was the reason I finally stopped buying CDs or purchasing albums in any form so many years ago. For less …

Music

iPhone Night Photography Tips & Techniques

With our deal on <i>iPhone Photo Academy</i> ending soon here are some more iPhone photo tricks. Instructor Emil Pakarklis created this video to show the …

Photography

9 affordable ways to upgrade your turntable

How to Buy the Best Turntable and Stereo System for Your Record Collection

In a time when filling a room with sound can be as simple as tapping your phone, getting into vinyl can be intimidating. All those wires and plugs. Picking out a turntable that will last. Not to mention the myriad cartridge, amplifier, and speaker options. And even if you've connected all of those …

The 8 best phono amplifiers to enhance your turntable sound

April 19, 2016 In Features, Turntables & Tech<p><b>Phono amplifiers have got to be the most misunderstood major component in a hi-fi system and here is</b> …

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What the fascinator?! Why guests at the royal wedding wear hats<p>These millennial moms' nurseries are something straight out of Pinterest<p>How fostering …

Royal Weddings

Take Better Shots at Night with an iPhone With These Tips

Many people love nothing more than snapping away on their iPhone to get pictures. But one thing that tends to be a problem for a lot of them is …

Shutter Speed

How to buy an audio system

The Audiophiliac takes you through the process.<p>We're looking at the big picture, this is a how to buy an audio system that best suits <i>your</i> needs. So while I'm not going to recommend specific products, I'll set you on a course of action.<p>Step 1: Think.<p>What room in your home do you want to listen to …

Audiophile

How to extend your Wi-Fi network with a power line adapter

Learn how to clone your Wi-Fi network with the TP-Link Wi-Fi Range Extender.<p>Power line adapters are a cheap and easy way to create a wired network throughout your home, and some models include Wi-Fi capability. I recently installed the latter variety in the form of the TP-Link TL-WPA4220KIT and now …

Wi-Fi

Turntable Review: Rega Planar 3 (RP3)

June 7, 2016 In Features, Turntables & Tech<p>Rega Planar 3<p><b>Price:</b> £550 or £625 with Rega Elys2 cartridge<p><b>Pros:</b> Combines best pace, rhythm and timing in …

Audiophile

The 8 best turntables to upgrade your vinyl listening experience

October 22, 2015 In Features, Turntables & Tech<p><b>A comprehensive guide to that difficult second turntable.</b><p>Do you own a budget turntable, are happy with …

Audiophile

How to Create Your Own Domain or Website Email ID using Google Apps

In a previous article I shared a brief review about 7 web and cloud hosting providers I thought you would like to check out. In that review, I not …

Linux

How to improve your Wi-Fi

If your home Wi-Fi can't keep up with you, CNET's Sharon Profis has three ways to improve the signal.

Wi-Fi

RM Sotheby's - r172 1957 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Veloce Alleggerita

Alfa Romeo

Classic Concepts: 1952 Alfa Romeo C52 'Disco Volante'

The C52 was conceived during an unstable period for Alfa Romeo. While the company had just taken the 1951 Formula 1 World Championship, post-War cash …

1953 Alfa Romeo 6C 3000PR 'Disco Volante'

<b>And so to</b> the first Italian car in our Goodwood Greats series: Christopher Mann’s beautiful Alfa Romeo 6C 3000PR ‘Disco Volante.’<p>‘I’m so lucky to …

1957 Alfa Romeo Giulietta 750 Sprint

This 1957 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint is a very correct, matching numbers example that has been with the seller for 20 years. It was purchased out of …

Classic Concepts: 1964 Alfa Romeo Canguro

Following the racing triumphs of the lightweight Alfa Romeo TZ – or <i>Tubolare Zagato</i>, in reference to its tubular chassis and coachbuilder – the …

Classic Cars

BaT Exclusive: 1965 Alfa Romeo Giulia Spider

<b>5/17/2010 Update:</b> This Alfa has been sold. Stay tuned for more!<p><b>From 3/4/2010:</b><p>This 1965 Alfa Romeo Giulia Spider has a very nice restored exterior and …

The Turntable Station Kickstarter project, nice, but this stand isn't just for turntables

The Audiophiliac considers this Kickstarter project for a craftily designed turntable, audio equipment, or LP vinyl-file storage rack.<p>Great, you have a nice stereo, but the components are scattered around your room. Wouldn't it be nice to have the whole rig in one spot? Or you have a turntable, but …

Audiophile

Size matters: Are your speakers too big or too small for your room?

It's an audiophile conundrum: are your speakers too big for your room, or is your room too small for your speakers?<p>At the time one of my audio buddies bought a pair of Snell Type A speakers, he had a large, by New York standards, studio apartment. Those 4-foot (1.2 meter)-tall speakers sounded …

Audiophile

How to delete the Windows.old folder from Windows 10

If you upgraded your PC from a previous version of Windows, consider getting rid of this space-hogging folder.<p>Did you upgrade your PC to Windows 10? If so, ever wonder what happened to the previous version of the OS? It probably disappeared into the mists of Windows past, right?<p>Wrong. Your old OS …

Windows 10

How to kill Wi-Fi password sharing in Windows 10

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Windows 10 settings you should change right now

Here is how to change some important settings in Windows 10 to optimize your experience.

Windows 10

For the vinyl curious: Pioneer PL-30-K turntable

Pioneer has been making turntables for ages, and this new model the PL-30-K is a strong budget-priced contender.<p>The ongoing surge in LP sales shows no signs of slowing down, but not everybody gets "it" -- they don't understand what the fuss is all about. Why has this ancient format not only stuck …

Audiophile

A low-cost/high-performance contender: Onkyo's A-9010 integrated amplifier

Onkyo's feature-packed A-9010 amp is just the ticket for aspiring audiophiles.<p>Bluetooth speakers may be good enough for the masses, but if you crave better sound, the Onkyo A-9010 integrated stereo amp (US $300, UK, £199, Australia AU$549) would be a great place to start. Paired with Pioneer's …

Audiophile