Archive for ‘laptop

How to track your stolen laptop or phone

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One of the great advantages of having a laptop computer is the portability.  You can just pick it up and take it anywhere, and these days you can find a wifi signal in lots of public places.  However, there is a downside with that portability benefit – laptops are easily stolen.  One minute you are […] Read more »

Your toddler + your laptop = Big entertainment!

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If you got a new laptop for Christmas, probably the last thing on your mind is to let a very young child play with it.  Who knows what could happen? But you need not fear – some creative minds have come up with a way to let your little one be entertained by your expensive […] Read more »

How to find your stolen laptop

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The big advantage of a laptop computer is that it is light and portable.  Wherever you need to use your computer, you can just bring it with you.  On the other hand, that can be a disadvantage because a laptop is also easily stolen.  What can you do to protect yourself?

The obvious thing is to […] Read more »

Keep your laptop running cool

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If you use a laptop, one of the things you need to be aware of is heat.  Since all of the components in a laptop are squeezed into a tight space, there tends to be more heat generated than with a desktop computer.  Of course, this heat is offset through the use of heat sinks […] Read more »

Using your laptop? GET ON THE FLOOR NOW

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Laptops are becoming more and more popular.  And it’s easy to see why – a new laptop computer has all the computing power of a good desktop machine, and it’s portable.  And the netbooks are both cheap AND extremely portable.

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However…as I surf various websites (the sites I visit daily, as well as […] Read more »