Andrew Minion
Andrew is a tech nerd who specializes in web design/development and audio/video production, and occasionally tries his hand at IT management.
Tutorials
  • Computer Skills
    How to Record High-Quality Audio and VideoAudio video
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    If you have you ever recorded an interview, you’ll know how important it is to get high-quality audio to complement the video. In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to get the best interview quality by using a dedicated camera and microphone and combining the audio and video on the Mac.Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    How to Change Your DNS for Safer, Faster BrowsingIntro to dns 400 v2
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    When you open your web browser and type in hub.tutsplus.com to find something interesting to learn, your computer is able to find a server with the IP address 190.93.242.181. Among other technologies, a protocol called DNS helps your computer find that server. In this tutorial, I’ll show you what DNS is and some tips you can use to be safer on the web.Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    LogMeIn Alternatives for Remotely Accessing ComputersLogmeout400
    With LogMeIn discontinuing the free version of their software, many people are looking for an alternative program to use, both for commercial needs and family support. In this tutorial, I’ll teach you how to set up and use a couple of different options and decide when each is the best choice.Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    Encrypting Email With GPGToolsGpg tools encrypting email retina
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    Email security, asymmetric encryption, keys…all confusing and complicated subjects to the uninitiated. However, there are some tools that help make the job of keeping your email secure much easier, especially on a Mac. In this tutorial, I'll show you how you can keep your email secure from prying eyes by using GPGTools to create your own keys and encrypt your email.Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    How to Live Stream Using WirecastWirecast revised retina
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    Macs are well-known to be excellent at working with graphics and video and are especially well-suited to live broadcasting due to their overall stability and graphics capabilities. In this tutorial I'll show you how to live-stream an event, using Wirecast on a Mac, and I'll show you some of the hardware, software, and service providers that are needed for a successful live video stream.Read More…