Archive for May, 2017

Looks like Intel understating power usage on new I9 CPU series

May 27, 2017

In the database entry SiSoft appears to mistakenly list the processor ID as an “Intel i7-7900X CPU”. Sometimes software needs to be updated with new ID references or parameters to get designated names correct. Within the listing you can see other key specifications of this 10 core / 20 thread processor. For example it is […]

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Getting screen shots in Windows 10

May 27, 2017

Snapping screenshots in Windows 10 can be helpful indeed. Screenshots are useful for quickly showing someone what’s on your desktop, or grabbing a quick moment from a video that you need to share. Taking screenshots with Windows 10’s built-in controls is easy, but the methods to do so aren’t exactly obvious. Here are three built-in […]

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How to set or change Mac screen saver and lockout timer

May 16, 2017

You can set your Mac to display a screen saver, either manually or automatically after a period of inactivity. Choose a screen saver Your Mac comes with several screen savers that display photos, messages, artwork from your iTunes library or photo library, and more. From the Apple menu, choose System Preferences, then click Desktop & […]

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