Right Now in Tech

  • How Dash Headphones Work

    How Dash Headphones Work

    Tired of getting your headset wires all tangled up while you jog? The wireless revolution is coming to a treadmill near you. Here's a look at one of the smartest wireless headphones to hit the market.

  • Why are Web addresses in English?

    Why are Web addresses in English?

    Here's something you've probably never pondered while surfing the Internet: Web addresses are in English. Why is that? And how do non-English speakers navigate the web?

  • What obsolete technology are you?

    What obsolete technology are you?

    Still pining for the days of 8-tracks and landlines? Take our quiz to see which obsolete technology best fits your style!

  • Electronics Puzzles

    Electronics Puzzles: Laptop

    From CPUs and circuit boards to televisions and iPods, high-tech gadgets are a constant presence in modern life. Now they're appearing in your puzzles, too. Can you put these puzzles together faster than you can upload a new playlist on your iPod?

  • How Dash Headphones Work
  • Why are Web addresses in English?
  • What obsolete technology are you?
  • Electronics Puzzles
WHAT'S INSIDE: COMPUTER
Wondering what's inside your computer or how the latest computer technologies work? Browse our articles below on computer networking, security, hardware, software and more to get explanations and how-to tips.
  • Computer Hardware
  • Computer Peripherals
  • Computer Security
  • Computer Software
  • Internet
More To Explore
You Might Also Like
Why the difference in speed with my cable modem?

It can be truly frustrating -- one minute you're zipping along just fine, the next, you can't get one page to load. What's causing the backup? Cable modems are part of a loop that begins at the cable company's central office, goes through a certain neighborhood or area, and comes back to the central office.

How Instant Messaging Works

Every day, billions of e-mail messages are sent. But sometimes even e-mail isn't fast enough. Learn about instant messaging and check out what you can do with real-time computer communication.

  • Most Popular
  • Most Watched
Don't Miss