Category Archives: Laptop

Common Misconceptions about Laptops

  Laptops have been with us since the 1990s and yet you won’t believe the amount of misleading laptop info are spreading around. We can blame it on Hollywood movies such as that scene in Independence Day where Jeff Goldblum’s character was able to transmit a virus using a 1995 MacBook with an 8MB hard… Read More »

Buying a Laptop for School: Rules to Remember

Buying a laptop that is on sale is really not the best strategy if you want to be able to use it with your school work. You’ll have to consider more important factors other than the price.   So instead of giving vague but well-meaning advice, here are some hard and fast rules when buying… Read More »

When is the Right Time to Buy a New Laptop?

Sometimes it’s easy to convince ourselves that it’s time to buy a new laptop when we have the money and there’s a new laptop on the market that really catches our eye. The problem is that you shouldn’t buy a laptop on a whim. If your current one is working perfectly, it runs all your… Read More »

4 Reasons a Desktop PC is Better Than a Laptop

Tablets and laptops have become more popular than desktop PCs. But here are key functions that desktop rigs still do much better than their mobile counterparts.  For more than a decade now, pessimists have been proclaiming the eventual demise of the desktop PC. And in some ways, they’re right. It’s true that desktop systems are… Read More »