Why do computers slow down?

Why do computers slow down?

Why do computers slow down? A question that we get asked all the time here at PC Pitstop is why computers get slower over time. This can start to happen within a year after you get a new PC, but usually, it happens in just a few short months.   Since we all use our…

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What is 5k? :: Tech Talk for Educated Decision Making

What is 5k? :: Tech Talk for Educated Decision Making

14.7 million pixels.And the power to do beautiful things with them.     And this for Apple: http://www.apple.com/au/imac-with-retina/ And this for Dell: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/189342-dell-unveils-5k-desktop-monitor-with-almost-2x-the-pixels-of-your-puny-4k-display #02 65 841 551  ::       sales@pcpitstop.com.au  ::  www.pcpitstop.com.au/blog

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PC Pitstop Computer Rebuild :: What You Need to Know

PC Pitstop Computer Rebuild :: What You Need to Know

Just experienced a computer catastrophy and had your computer wiped and reinstalled?!            You may notice little things that are different to the way you have had them before – This is because Windows had learnt the way you did things and remembered these settings.      You may need to reinstall any…

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Psst! PC Pitstop is Your One Stop Computer Shop in Port Macquarie

Psst! PC Pitstop is Your One Stop Computer Shop in Port Macquarie

Our Services RETAIL Business-to-Consumer o        Repairs & Maintenance o        Tuneup/Cleanup o        At your Premises Repairs and Support o        Virus Removal o        Data Transfer or Recovery o        New Computer Setup & Transfer o        Hardware Upgrades o        Custom Built Desktop Sales o        Dedicated Gaming Systems o        Ex-Lease Laptops & Desktops o        Wide Range of Parts & Peripherals…

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Get InStore to Collect Your Very Own Computer Manual & Service Planner

Get InStore to Collect Your Very Own Computer Manual & Service Planner

We wrote a user manual and service planner just for you….so come and get it! It’s packed full of how to hints and tips and details the best way for you to look after your desktop or laptop computer – at home or in your business. Everyone is loving them and we don’t want you…

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Vote PC Pitstop & Win $250!

Vote PC Pitstop & Win $250!

Do you love PC Pitstop?NSW Fair Trading’s popular I love my local business competition is back for 2014. In its work to promote a fair marketplace, Fair Trading recognises that the vast majority of local businesses do the right thing and play a critical role in the local community. That is why NSW consumers are being…

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PC Pitstop Gift Vouchers Make Great Gifts for the Geek in Your Life!

PC Pitstop Gift Vouchers Make Great Gifts for the Geek in Your Life!

Gift Vouchers Gift Vouchers are available in denominations over $10 at your nearest PC Pitstop or via the Online Store. GIFT VOUCHER TERMS AND CONDITIONS Your Gift Voucher may only be used in store or online at PC Pitstop Australia. If you wish to make a purchase for an amount that exceeds the Gift Voucher,…

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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…

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Did You Know? :: PC Pitstop Feedback & Resources

Did You Know? :: PC Pitstop Feedback & Resources

Your Winning Team We work hard to hone our skills for you – THE CUSTOMER – and we’ve been rewarded for it! Keep providing feedback of the services you receive at PC Pitstop. Email: sales@pcpitstop.com.au or complete the Feedback Survey to WIN a FREE midweek escape at The Observatory hotel in Port Macquarie! We hear…

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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…

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Tech News :: Reversible USB Cable Design to Make Life Easier

Reversible USB cable design shown off for first time Article from: http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-26868531   The new designs will put an end to inserting a USB cable the wrong way round A new design for USB – a standardised connection for data transfers between electronic devices – has been shown off for the first time. The new…

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PC Pitstop Computer Manual & Service Planner :: Making IT Easy for YOU

PC Pitstop Computer Manual & Service Planner :: Making IT Easy for YOU

PC Pitstop Computer Manual & Service Planner :: Making IT Easy for YOU We are so excited to finally have our PC Pitstop Computer Manual & Service Planner in store for everyone who receives any service from PC Pitstop! So many of you have been wanting something like this and it will definately make life…

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