• Hardware,  Smart Phones

    Reset a Samsung Galaxy S3 to factory default

    It’s an exciting day today! I received my new phone and it could not have come at a better time. No there’s nothing wrong with my Samsung Galaxy S3 but there is something seriously wrong with my mom’s. I decided to give her my old S3 till she gets her new phone. I decided to do a full factory reset on the phone before giving it to my mom so that she can start with a phone that is clean and does not have all my contacts, apps and data on it. I show you how to do a quick and easy factory reset on the S3 below:

  • Hardware,  Logitech

    Logitech G27 not working in Windows 8.1

    Contrary to what Logitech says, the G27 does not seem to work that well in Windows 8 and Windows 8.1. I recently rebuilt my racing rig and attached my G27 Steering wheel to the PC. Windows 8.1 picks it up as a joystick instead of a wheel. Another thing I noticed is that the wheel starts turning a bit and stops when booting Windows as if it looses power. The green LED also comes on and goes dim then off. First thoughts I had is that I have a power supply issue. Turns out it was software related: I downloaded the latest driver (lgs846_x64) from Logitech’s website but the software…