Why Sometimes Upgrading Your Computer is the Cheaper Option

Why Sometimes Upgrading Your Computer is the Cheaper Option

This is such a great article from Smarter Business Ideas...had to share! If your computers are four or more years old they’re artefacts of earlier technology eras – and they could be costing you big time. Brought to you by Intel The computers you bought a few years ago were designed to meet the processing…

Read More
Get More QUALITY Facebook Likes with the Help of Nett

Get More QUALITY Facebook Likes with the Help of Nett

Getting people to like you is a concept that was around long before the internet – anyone that spent more than a couple of hours in the playground at school can tell you that. In many ways, asking someone to click the Like button on Facebook isn’t so different from those shy moments by the…

Read More
Recycle Your Computer at PC Pitstop Today

Recycle Your Computer at PC Pitstop Today

E-Waste and Recycling With awareness about the environmental impacts of sending electronic waste (e-waste) to landfill increasing, many households and businesses are keen to dispose of their unwanted electronic equipment in a responsible way. Computers and other e-waste contain non-renewable resources such as tin, nickel, zinc aluminium and copper, as well as hazardous materials such…

Read More
Funny Computer Memes & What They're Trying to Tell You

Funny Computer Memes & What They're Trying to Tell You

Funny Computer Memes & What They’re Trying to Tell You First up. What is a meme? meme miːm/ noun   1. an element of a culture or system of behaviour passed from one individual to another by imitation or other non-genetic means. 2. an image, video, piece of text, etc., typically humorous in nature, that…

Read More

Computer Induced Medical Problems & How to Avoid Them

Computer Induced Medical Problems & How to Avoid Them It’s now common knowledge that posture and ergonmics are a very important part of avoiding RSI and other computer-use related injuries but after a chance search I found out there is a lot more we need to be wary of. Here’s an exert straight from Wikipedia…

Read More
Keyboard Shortcuts for the Modern User

Keyboard Shortcuts for the Modern User

Keyboard Shortcuts for the Modern User   Want more?  

Read More
4 Smart Steps to Avoid Computer Corrosion

4 Smart Steps to Avoid Computer Corrosion

Whether you prefer a laptop or a desktop your PC is affected by its environment. While overly dry conditions can cause static electricity in your computer’s components, excessively humid conditions can cause faster corrosion and internal damage.

Read More
Love your Laptop :: 4 Steps to Prolonging Laptop Life

Love your Laptop :: 4 Steps to Prolonging Laptop Life

  Exercising your Laptop Battery and Charger   Your laptop battery charges whenever your computer is plugged into external power through an AC Adapter, an optional power adapter, or an optional docking device. The battery charges whether the computer is off or in use, but it charges faster when the computer is off. However, charging…

Read More

3 Key Home Desktop Computer Safety Tips

Desktop Safety Tips Safely using your desktop will help ensure that the computer works properly and you don’t get injured. Improper use or not being aware of safety issues can cause your desktop irreparable damage. These tips will help you stay productive and safe no matter where you are working. Vent Maintenance – Part of…

Read More
Learn the Lingo :: Computing Acronyms

Learn the Lingo :: Computing Acronyms

Learn the Lingo :: Computing Acronyms i3, i5, i7: Newer types of Intel Processors, i5 is Dual Core, i7 is Quad Core ADSL: Home broadband through the phone line, currently the fastest way to access the internet ADSL2+: A faster version of ADSL AGP: Accelerated Graphics Port, connection on older motherboards for graphics cards Blu…

Read More

The Importance of Backing Up Your Technology

The Importance of Backing Up Backing up is crucial. Backing up at the basic level involves the act of copying all your important files to a separate external device that can easily be taken off site with you each day for security measures in business or easily accessible during an evacuation for home users, keeping…

Read More