How to make your computer faster

One of the most common complaints I get is ‘My computer is running so much slower than it used to’. And the follow on, ‘What can I do about it?’. Why does this happen? Well, every time you install a new program, chances are it will also install a another program to...

Laptop or tablet, which is better?

What is most suited to what you need, a laptop or a tablet? As often with tech, the initial answer is, it depends. It depends on what you want to do and what you might want to do in the forseeable future. So what do you need to know to make the right choice. A laptop...

Computers and Dementia

Technology can be wonderful at giving greater freedom to users through computers, but regrettably can also open up whole new areas of criminal activity due to the ubiquity of technology in modern life. Just recently I experienced the two coming together in a most...

Be your own expert?

I relate to the definition that says an expert is someone who knows more and more about less and less. This is particularly true of the computer world where knowledge in one area does not necessarily equate to the same depth of knowledge in another area. It is getting...