Tekzilla Daily Tip

by Revision3 (feedback@revision3.com) · · · · 5 subscribers

A daily tip delivering the inside secrets of Windows, Mac OSX, Google and the internet

Getting ready to install Windows 8 to several machines? Check out today's tip to make your life easier.
Want a ToDo list that doesn't judge procrastination? Take a look at Do It Tomorrow!
Want an easy way to embed music lyrics from all of your favorite artists? Check out the Lyrics for Chrome extension today!
Want to listen to your favorite podcasts without having to open up iTunes or other clunky clients? Here's one good alternative!
Patrick visited Pelican Cases to check out a few excellent cases for your iPhone 5 or Galaxy S3 as well as a couple of very strudy backpacks.
Patrick stopped by Broadcom's booth to hear about their HEVC encoding process which will allow you to get 4K!
Veronica headed over to Ecovacs' booth to check out their window cleaning robot, the Winbot.
Patrick stopped by Wilson Electronics' booth and took a look at a couple cool cell phone boosters.
Patrick stopped by Tobii's booth to check out the Gaze, their eye recognition device.
Veronica stopped by TP-Link to check out their mini routers.
Veronica headed over to Fitbit's booth to check out the Flex, a wristband version of their famous sleep and activity tracker.
Veronica got her relaxation on and tested out PLH Products' Lower Body Therapy and Infrared Saunas.
Veronica put her feet up and relaxed a little bit on Serta's i-Comfort Savant bed.
Veronica stopped by Garmin's booth to check out the Nuvi 3597 navigation system.
Jam with Chrome is a cool HTML5 app that lets you play music with friends over the internet. There are tons of different instruments to choose from and you can dive in with a QWERTY keyboard to pull off some sick solos. Start your web band today!
Language Immersion is a Chrome extension that randomly translates words or phrases on a website to another language. You can then use context clues to figure out the meaning...hopefully picking up these new words in the meantime.
Findery is a website that lets you leave and explore notes from around the world. Have a favorite coffee shop or took a cool picture somewhere? Leave a note to share with others!
Google recently added a "Do Not Track" option in Chrome that will potentially keep your browsing activity a little more private. The browser will now send a 'do not track' request to websites while browsing, which should prevent targeted advertising on your machine.
Windows 8 added a "Smartscreen" feature to protect end-users from installing software that wasn't vetted by Microsoft. But you're a smart Tekzilla viewer... you don't need Microsoft telling you what to do! Here's how to turn off Smartscreen so you can get back to installing what you want.
There are several programs that let you copy media from your iPod or iPhone...but DeTune is by far the most stable and easiest to use that we've encountered. Just connect your device and you'll be able to drag your media off to whatever folder you choose.