Hardware Archive

Are All Chargers and Devices Interchangeable?

Nowadays, most of us have multiple devices such as smartphones, tablets, laptop computers, or eReaders. With all of these devices comes a variety of different chargers to keep track of, which raises the question as to whether

Determining Which External Hard Drive is Right for You

With everything from photos, home videos, music collections, and other important data stored on our computers these days, it’s a good idea to invest in an external hard drive (external HDD) to back up all of this

5 Signs That Your Laptop Is In Need of Repair

Laptops today are designed to sustain less damage, but even so you’ll need to repair at some point or another. While there are some things that you can do to troubleshoot and repair the laptop on your

Reasons Why You Still Need A Printer

We often post about apps and technology that can help you manage your home and office life more effectively. Reading this blog post, you’ll probably be wondering if you have traveled back to a time when printers

Going With Multiple Monitors? Here’s the Gear You Will Need for Your Trading Computer

So you’ve realized that you need multiple monitors for your trading computer but aren’t really sure what you need in order to actually make that happen. No problem. There is obviously some additional gear that you will

How to Choose The Right Office Printer

What do you look for prior to buying a home printer? Well some of the things you may consider are the cost of the printer and its replacement toner cartridges, printer size so it fits in the

Pushing The Limits: Why The Military Loves Rugged Computers (And You Should Too)

Have you ever wondered how the military copes in the digital age? Nowadays, everyone has some form of electronic device and relies on this each and every day. The military is no different. Rugged computers have been

What The Future Holds for Solid State Drives

Solid State Drives, or SSDs, differ from traditional computer hard drives and will retain memory even after the computer is shut down. Unlike volatile memory that you find with RAM, Solid State Drives are made of flash

Bigger, Better, Badder Hard Drives

Not too long ago, it seemed as though less was more as cell phones got smaller and people tried to unclutter their lives. Now, despite our best efforts, clutter is back, phones are big and powerful, and

Understanding The Differences In Computer Cables

When it comes to understanding the differences between all of the different types of computer cables out there, things can get a bit confusing. Unless you are used to working with computers, chances are the average computer

The PC Won’t Turn On: Basic Troubleshooting for Power Loss

A computer that won’t turn on can easily throw a person into panic, especially if they rely on the machine for work. Reaching over to press the power button only for nothing to happen doesn’t have to