Patrick Norton

Patrick Norton

Former Digital Trends Contributor
Patrick cohosts TekThing, a video show packed with viewer questions, product reviews, and how-tos. He also works on This Week in Computer Hardware, AVexcel, and Tested. Back in the day, he was on TechTV's The Screen Savers, along with Tekzilla and DIYtrying on Revision3.

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Master Windows 10 with these powerful Task Manager tricks

The Windows Task Manager is far more convenient than you might think. Check out these helpful tips if you're looking to make the most of the utility.
Computing

5 fun, easy projects anyone can try with a $35 Raspberry Pi

Anyone can afford a $35 Raspberry Pi, but what do you do with this blank slate of computing to get started? We have 5 easy, useful ideas that anyone can pull off.
How-To

Make your home Wi-Fi faster and more reliable with these simple tune-up tips

If your Wi-Fi doesn't work in different corners of the house, for streaming HD video, or just seems to flake out when you need it most, try these simple tips to get it running smoothly.
Computing

10 incredibly useful Windows apps you’ll be mad you’re not already using

From video players that work with any file, to a free Photoshop alternative, and even a key to vacuum up all your software keys from an old PC, these Windows tools do some amazing things, for free.
How-To

Before someone hijacks your Facebook or Gmail, here’s what you need to turn on

Two-step authentication sounds technical and onerous, but setting it up is simple, and it makes it way more difficult for hackers to access your most important email and social-media accounts.
Computing

PC feeling sluggish? Speed it back up with these free apps

Whether you're struggling with slow resposne times or laggy 3D games, these free apps will help you speed up your PC by updating, defragmenting, and sometimes even decontaminating your computer.