Could there be an effective computer for students that are REALLY on a budget?

At some point during my last high school years, I caught the computer bug, and I couldn’t stay away from programmable devices.  Late-afternoon bus rides back to the city, followed by 20-minute walks to the local university, finding an unlocked door, sneaking in, trying to look a little older, and finally finding an unattended terminal […]

Cable Modem Signal Levels

If you have a router to connect multiple computers to your high-speed Broadband Internet connection, your certainly have configured the router’s DHCP and NAT settings, using a networked computer’s Web Browser. On a LinkSys router for instance, this is done by browsing to You can also use your Web browser to find out how good your […]