How to Install and Set Up the Kuna Home Security Camera

The Kuna Home Security Camera is a porch light fixture that installs and works just like any other porch light, but with a security camera built-in. The camera is motion-activated, so you can be alerted of any activity going on outside your house. Here’s how to install it and set it up. If you’ve replaced light fixtures before, then installing ... Read More »

Why Does Linux Allow Users to Remove the Root Directory?

Most of the time, none of us willingly performs an action that will literally break our operating systems and force us to reinstall them. But what if such an action could easily occur even by accident on the user’s part? Today’s SuperUser Q&A post has the answer to a confused reader’s question. Today’s Question & Answer session comes to us ... Read More »

Quentin Tarantino’s theory about Top Gun


If you missed the movie “Sleep With Me,” then you’ve probably never heard Quentin Tarantino’s theory about the movie Top Gun. Rather than spoil it, go in without any preconceptions. Are you convinced by his reading of the film? Full story at YouTube. More about movies. Posted by Josh Urich Read More »

Geek Trivia: The Largest National Park In The World Is Located In Which Country?

Answer: Greenland A national park is a wildlife and nature preserve within the boundaries of a single nation and designated/managed by the central government of that nation (as opposed to being designated and managed by individual states, provinces, or other governmental subdivisions). Some countries have none, some countries have hardly any, some countries have hundreds, but one country has something ... Read More »

How Do You Find Out If Windows Was Running at a Given Time?

There may be times when you wonder if something is being done with, or to your computer without your knowledge, but is there an easy way to find out what is happening while you are gone? With that in mind, today’s SuperUser Q&A post shows a reader how to monitor his computer’s activity. Today’s Question & Answer session comes to ... Read More »

Geek Trivia: Which Of These Icons Of Horror Also Had A Cooking Show?

Answer: Vincent Price Today, Vincent Price is best remembered for his distinctive voice and his contributions to cinema, most notably the thriller and horror genre. What most people don’t realize, however, is that in addition to being the iconic voice of mid-century horror in America, Price was also an accomplished gourmet chef. So accomplished, in fact, that he authored several ... Read More »

How to Monitor Your Computer’s CPU Temperature

There are two groups of users worried about the temperature of their computer: overclockers… and pretty much anybody with a powerful laptop. Those things just cook you! So have you ever wondered exactly what temperature your CPU is running at? There are quite a few Windows programs that you can use to monitor the temperature. Here are two of our favorite ... Read More »

How to Save Money on Smarthome Products

Smarthome products aren’t cheap, and completely outfitting your house with these devices can be an expensive endeavor. However, here are some things you can keep in mind if you’re looking to save some cash when you go to upgrade to a smart thermostat, smart lights, and more. Check for Utility Company Rebates on Smart Thermostats As a way to get ... Read More »

Use Apple Watch’s Breathe App for a More Mindful Day

Breathing mindfully isn’t just a fad or buzzword, it can help you focus and sharpen your concentration. This in turn, allows you to better deal with anxiety, stressful events, and negative emotions like anger and impatience. Mindful breathing doesn’t mean that you’re always keeping your mind on your breath. It means taking a moment to breathe deeply and completely, focusing solely on ... Read More »

When Is It Better to Use #!/bin/bash Instead of #!/bin/sh in a Shell Script?

When you are creating a new shell script, you want to make sure it is as problem free as possible, but sometimes it can be a bit confusing to know which shebang is the best one for you to use. On that note, today’s SuperUser Q&A post has the answer to a confused reader’s question. Today’s Question & Answer session ... Read More »