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Computer Ports Explained

A port is simply a gateway allowing your computer and something else to exchange data. When you plug something into a port on your computer, you are allowing it to exchange information with the computer. The primary reason ports exist is because they allow for relatively easy upgrade and removal …

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Printer Technology

Printer Technologies: An Intro Inkjet, Laser, Solid Ink, Thermal and Dye Sublimation A gentle introduction to modern, non-impact, printer technologies. This article offers a concise summary of common printer technologies including: Inkjet, Laser, Solid Ink, Thermal and Dye Sublimation. This article does not cover impact printing techniques such as those …

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Networking Optimization

Sharing a connection with other users in your household is a great idea. It allows you to share internet access, transfer files, share a common printer, and even play multi-player video games directly connected. However chances are you will run into problems that will overall slow down your own connection …

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Results of a Hard Drive Crash

A hard drive crash is the worst thing that can happen to a computer user. A hard drive crash can result in the loss of data, an inoperable computer and can be prevented with regular maintenance. A hard drive crash usually means the hard drive or entire computer needs to …

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Tips for Buying a Mouse Pad

When purchasing a mouse pad, one should consider it’s primary function: 1) For Gaming and entertainment fun or 2) Work and presentation functions But it is suggested that one go for ergonomics and function first. But why do people need a mouse pad? 1) When the performance of your mouse …

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Howto Speed up my Computer

Many people use computers these days for everything from writing articles to submitting presentations and playing games, but what many people don’t know is how they can improve their computer’s performance. Performance can be a major issue depending on what you do with your computer and performance degrades over time. …

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Where to Buy the best Wireless Routers

There are so many places this day and age to find a wireless router to suit your needs. If you are someone who likes to go out to shop and compare different options at different stores then there are a number of places you can go. One of the most …

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