Don't-Miss Computers Stories
Have some geeky fun and turn your e-book reader into an Android tablet, give an old netbook new life with Lubuntu--but first, a public service announcement.
Here's how to build a high-performance gaming system in a small box, suitable for carrying to LAN parties or gaming in small spaces.
You can speed up your PC's boot time by cutting out startup items in Windows.
Ericuse165 found some memory at a great price. He asked the Laptops forum if he should update his laptop.
Rosalyn wants to move data from a 14-year-old, Windows 98 computer to a brand new one.
Figure out the unique address that identifies your PC on the Internet, with this handy guide.
When you have problems with Windows 7, follow this guide to enable Safe Mode and troubleshoot your PC with ease.
Atrrocket asked if it's best to shut off a PC every night or leave it on
If you're getting errors when you boot your PC, the problem may be nothing more than a dead CMOS battery. Fortunately, they're cheap and easy to replace--on desktops, anyway.
Here's how to eliminate crapware, install all of your favorite apps at once, and get your brand-new PC ready for hard work (or play).
Contrary to what you might think, speed isn't always the most important thing when you're buying a new laptop.
Save money and bring an old laptop back to life with a few quick software and hardware upgrades. We show you how.
Upgrading your computer can be easy enough for most people. But it's not without its pitfalls. Here are five common upgrade mistakes that even experienced users make.