Personal Computers

Anything to do with your personal computer or issues related to it can be found here. Also check out Personal Tech and Online Privacy.




If you've got aching wrists, stiff shoulders or are developing a hunchback, it's time to set up an ergonomic workstation. Here are some...


Much has been written about the automation of the automotive manufacturing process and the resulting loss of jobs. But there's another side...


If cloud computing continues to improve – as it should – more people will begin to see the virtue of having their heads in the cloud.


The spread of malware online has made many people fear attachments, apps and even web pages. Find out what kind of malware is out there and...


The web has become a tool that nearly everyone uses on a daily basis. But this hasn't always been the case - the World Wide Web has gone...


Should you replace that old computer, printer or server, or just have them repaired? There are many factors to consider when thinking about...


Digital technology has taken years to reach its current state, and that journey has been punctuated by many important milestones along the...


Keyboards have been the main form of data input for personal computers since their inception, but what about virtual reality? An...


Just how well do you understand computers? If the answer is "barely," then here are some explanations to help you on your way to computer...


Smartphones, tablets, cloud computing — all technologies that have been introduced fairly recently, right? You might be surprised to see...


There's a lot of buzz going around about wearable technology. We examine some of these and determine whether they're hot or not.


Always running out of minutes and texts on your current cell plan? Here are some high-tech ways to get around that!


Are smartwatches useful - or just expensive and redundant tech baubles in disguise?


Tablet sales are up, laptop sales are down but does this mean it's time to make a switch? Find out how to determine which portable PC is...


Not every discarded PC or video game console is worth more than you paid for it, but a few iconic items are fetching high prices at auction...


Per-gallon, printer ink costs considerably more than milk, vodka and even gasoline. This infographic compares some common household items...


Most users carry quite a bit of sensitive data on their tablets, which means that skimping on security could be a costly mistake. Find out...


Even the most novice PC users can be up and surfing the net on their shiny new machine in no time. Here are some beginner tips to get you...


Are you ready to unleash your Mountain Lion? Here are a few time-saving tools you may not be using yet.