Category: PCs

The Windows Store is Now the Microsoft Store

Microsoft logo

I’ve often commented to my frustrated students that I’m so sorry that Microsoft just keeps messing with people and doesn’t seem to have a clue about what consumers want.  Reading about the about the many mistakes Microsoft has made over the years was pretty amazing.

Laptop VS Notebook?

Have you ever wondered about the difference between a laptop and a notebook computer? The question came up last week when I was doing a purchase consultation and I thought you might want to know.  Here is a great article that explains and compares them. http://www.diffen.com/difference/Laptop_vs_Notebook Things To Consider When Buying a New Gadget Do…

Six Simple Maintenance Tips for Windows PCs

Most computer owners don’t know much about basic computer maintenance and their PCs are likely to slow down or crash as a result. Of course, most of us don’t know much about cars either, but we know to give them gas, change the oil and keep an eye out for flat tires. It’s the same…

To Sleep or Shut Down, That is the Question

When your computer is not in use, do you shut it down, put it to sleep, or just keep it turned on? In working with clients, it’s come to my attention that many people don’t completely shut down their computers from time to time.  Letting your computer just go to sleep night after night can…

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