Before You Buy: What Do You Need in a Laptop?

Before you buy a new laptop computer, you should decide on what you really need and then get a laptop that comes closest to your requirements. Laptops vary in terms of processor speed, screen size, battery [more…]

Before You Buy: Choosing Software for Your Laptop

After you know what you want to do with your new laptop computer, you have to find the software that will let you do it. This in turn will tell you what hardware you need. [more…]

Before You Buy: How Much Laptop Hardware Do You Need?

The three basic items you want to mull over when you're shopping for a laptop computer and trying to match its hardware to the software you need are [more…]

Before You Buy: Finding Service and Support for Your Laptop

When you buy a laptop, service and support are part of the price tag. Please don't make the mistake of shopping for the cheapest laptop in the world. You'll find it, of course! The same laptop may also [more…]

Laptop-Buying Tips

After you decide to buy a laptop computer, you should stick with name-brand laptops made by big companies whose names you recognize. The reason is that laptop technology is not as modular as desktop PC [more…]

Buying a Replacement Battery for Your Laptop

When you buy a replacement battery for your laptop, you need to consider several factors, including price, warranty, compatibility, and capacity. [more…]

How to Add a Cooling Pad to Your Laptop

The ideal accessory for any laptop is the laptop cooling pad. This is a device, similar to the one shown here, on which your laptop sits. [more…]

Features to Look for When You Buy a Laptop Case

The idea behind your laptop case is to safely carry and protect the laptop while you're traveling; plus, it needs to carry all your laptop toys and other, related goodies. Here's a list of features to [more…]

How to Protect Your Laptop from Theft

You can protect your laptop from a disastrous theft by taking a few precautions. Here are some helpful hints and suggestions on things you can do ahead of time to help prevent theft or recover your laptop [more…]