Improve Your Laptop Battery Life

Batteries are designed to last a certain number of charge cycles. (A charge cycle would be taking the battery from 100% to 0%, and taking the battery from 100% to 50% would count as 0.5 charge cycles.) As you use up charge cycles—and they are measured in the hundreds—your battery capacity decreases. Here are some tips to reduce the drain on your battery to keep … Continue reading Improve Your Laptop Battery Life

9 Ways to Make Your Smartphone Battery Last Longer

Unlike the 1990s, today’s cell phones do much more than make and receive phone calls. Now the equivalent of micro-tablets, we have all the more reasons to use them throughout the day and that drains the battery. Here are some tips to help your phone battery last the whole day, plus a couple of tips to help it perform at a high level long-term. Dim … Continue reading 9 Ways to Make Your Smartphone Battery Last Longer

Laptop Buying Guide

Avoid regret when buying a laptop in a marketplace full of variety. In this guide, we’ll give you some pointers on what to look when purchasing a laptop. Display Size 11–12 inches: The ultraportables are the smallest, thinnest, and lightest laptops. If you’ll be carrying your laptop throughout the day or for long distances, this is the size for you. They also tend to have … Continue reading Laptop Buying Guide

Laptop vs Tablet Buying Guide

Should you get a laptop or a tablet? As the gap between the two continues to close, we walk you through the differences to help make the right decision for you. Portability Will you be carrying your device often? Smaller, thinner, and lighter, tablets win on portability. Ultra-portable laptops are available with 11–12 inch displays, but they still won’t be as light as a tablet. … Continue reading Laptop vs Tablet Buying Guide