Archive for January, 2009

Do Desktops Rule over Laptops?

Do Desktops Rule over Laptops?

For you dreadful few who somehow managed to miss the computer revolution of the 1980s, allow me to recap. The desktop computer is a personal computer (PC, get it?) that fits on top of your rickety desk at home, unless your desk is too small, in which case its called a tabletop computer. Still with me? Good. Now, desktop computers can come in a range of shapes and sizes, from large vertical towers to small cases that fit behind the monitor to balloon animal desk mounts.

A Basic Photoshop Tutorial

A Basic Photoshop Tutorial

Photoshop can seem overpowering at first glance due to the program\’s lack of simple tutorials and seemingly challenging interface. Cast your worries aside, because the basics of Photoshop are much easier than they might appear.

Advanced MCs - Light Speed Motherboards

Advanced MCs – Light Speed Motherboards

Prepare yourself. Don\’t be scared. It\’s a frightening name. Are you ready? Advanced Mezzanine Cards. Never heard of an Advanced MC (thats how people in the know refer to them)? Relax, because youre in the majority \” unless youre in the IT sector or maintain a mainframe. Advanced MCs are used to augment the power and usability of a motherboard. They reduce the operating costs for businesses, while reducing the disruptions incurred by system upgrades and maintenance.

Computer Tips - A Few Common Computer Errors

Computer Tips – A Few Common Computer Errors

Computer errors can pop up when you least expect it. They can cause your entire system to suddenly shut down and they can inadvertently corrupt data to the point where it can’t be deciphered. Although errors can’t always be avoided, it’s important to remember that computer errors can be corrected. The key is to understand […]

Performance and Storage - the OWC Mercury On-The-Go (500GB)

Performance and Storage – the OWC Mercury On-The-Go (500GB)

External storage units are becoming smaller – physically – while much larger internally. Simply put, to get the attention of consumers, manufacturers must create small, pristine, casings over ample storage capacity. OWC has done exactly this with their new Mercury On-The-Go (500GB) storage unit. The Mercury On-The-Go 500GB, 5400RPM offers consumers a variety of high-speed […]

How to Use a Proxy for Safe, Anonymous Web Surfing

How to Use a Proxy for Safe, Anonymous Web Surfing

Before we learn how to use a proxy, we need to know what a proxy is all about. Proxy is nothing but a server, an application or a system, in the computer networks, which processes the clients request and forwards it to the specified server. When we are connected to a proxy server, we can […]

How to Repair Microsoft Office Issues

How to Repair Microsoft Office Issues

There is nothing worse then needing to get a word document done or an e-mail sent out and not being able to. Of course this will happen at the worst possible time. timecop free pathology dvd Office 2007 errors and Office 2003 errors are very common. Many times this happens when you install a newer […]

The Benefits of Updating Your Security Software

The Benefits of Updating Your Security Software

Software programs are the lifeblood of our computers, without up to date software programs we wouldn’t be able to do all of the things that we need to do on our computers. Some software updates may not be quite as necessary as others, but regular updates to some software are crucial to provide necessary security […]

Get Rid of Your Computer Problems with this Registry Fix

Get Rid of Your Computer Problems with this Registry Fix

Do you have computer registry problems while using your computer on a daily basis? Sooner or later you’ll need to consider fixing your registry if you’re someone who uses Windows on your computer. If your personal computer displays some ongoing problems, it may originate from your registry since it’s an essential element of proper functioning […]