Monthly Archives: November 2011

How to get Started Making Your own Games!

Today I will be introducing you to game engines. A game engine is basically a tool kit for creating games. Now, there are some really powerful tools out there, but the more powerful ones are usually harder to learn. I … Continue reading

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2 Things You Should Ask Yourself Before Buying A Tablet

We’ve all dreamed about them.  Ever since the iPad was released the market just overflowed with desire for a particular product.  I can only be talking about one thing: the tablet.  A tablet computer would be a great thing to … Continue reading

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Making Your First Web Page

Hi, so we aren’t really going to make a web page that becomes part of the web. What we are going to do is create something called an HTML document. HTML is basically code for your web browser to display … Continue reading

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C++ Tutorial 0 Part 2: Some Common Knowledge and History

In the previous tutorial, we downloaded and set up our programming environment.  Some common knowledge about the programming environment that you should know is that IDE stands for Integrated Development Environment and is used to write code in.  IDEs are … Continue reading

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How to use a Flash Drive as RAM

Hello, the title should explain what will be covered here. This tutorial assumes you know how to insert a flash drive, and know the basics of your operating system. If you are an experienced computer user, you shouldn’t even have … Continue reading

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Important News Update: New Posting Schedule!

You’ve read the title.  For the first time ever, SpecialTechs is going to have an official posting schedule!  I’ve recruited my friend, Kelly, to help me provide more posts to all of you.  Previously, when it was just me posting, … Continue reading

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Will I Buy a Chromebook?

A user on Lockergnome.net asked this question, so I thought I’d answer it on the SpecialTech blog. The question was “Have you guys heard about chromebook. If you did will you get it?” And he provided this link to a … Continue reading

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