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Background Noise / Webcam Audio Hum

If you have a laptop with a built-in webcam and you record video you (and your viewers) may notice a ton of background noise or annoying hum when you play the video back. Since the webcam often grabs audio from more »

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Noisy Bathroom Fan?

Over the years I’ve noticed that the bathroom fan at my house has been getting obnoxiously louder and louder. Since the bathroom fan was installed before we moved in, it was probably in need of some type of cleaning. At more »

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HTPC Done!

I finally finished the setup of my HTPC. Oh BOY is it sexy! I crammed everything into an Ikea BESTA cabinet. The cabinet has two 120mm fans installed on the rear for exhaust, and the bottom of the cabinet is more »

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Sony DLP HDTV Thermal Fuse Replacement

Just fixed a Sony KDF60XBR950 (aka 60″ Sony Grand WEGA) Blinking lights on your TV? Won’t power on? I have the service manual and the pictures… for FREE, unlike some stupid websites! Coming soon… Update: Here’s the manual. Please note more »

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Web UI & uMonitor

Yesterday I posted two tips about how to download torrents remotely. Both tips had the same “con”: You can’t remotely stop, pause, or check status of your torrent. Well this follow-up post will show you how! I’m pretty much glued more »

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Remote BitTorrent Tips 'n' Tricks

Ok so everyone and their momma knows how to download via torrent. I found a few cool tricks you can use to always be able to download on the go, or remotely. First off, you need a torrent client. I more »

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