Toshiba Satellite L855-S5240 15.6-Inch Laptop (Mercury Silver) Review

Toshiba Satellite L855-S5240

If you are looking for a computer with an Intel i5 processor, 6 GB of RAM, a large hard drive and over 6 hours of battery life, then you may have discovered that this combination of features can be pretty expensive. And when you are also looking for … [Continue reading]

Dell Inspiron i17RN-4235BK 17-Inch Laptop (Diamond Black) Review

Dell Inspiron i17RN-4235BK

17 inch laptop computers are the perfect choice when you are looking to replace a home desktop computer, but aren't very worried about portability. And the┬áDell Inspiron i17RN-4235BK is one of the best combinations of performance and value that you … [Continue reading]

Configure AutoArchive in Outlook 2003

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Outlook 2003 is a great program for managing email. One problem that I do have with it, however, is how slow it can become once your data file starts to get very large. Some people like to keep many, many emails in their Inbox so that they can search … [Continue reading]

Dell Inspiron i15N-2548BK 15-Inch Laptop (Black) Review

Dell Inspiron i15N-2548BK

When you're buying a laptop computer for a student, whether you are the student or the student is someone you know, there are a couple of factors that should always be in the back of your mind whenever you look at a new laptop. The computer should be … [Continue reading]

Set Landscape as Default Orientation in Word 2010

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The default settings in Microsoft Word 2010 are based upon years of research that Microsoft has performed to determine which settings are most commonly used by people working with the program. However, while default settings might indicate the … [Continue reading]

How to Create a Speech Bubble in Photoshop CS5

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While there are a lot of very talented artists that can draw and create almost anything in Photoshop, some of us just don't have that gift to be able to freely draw on a computer screen. This can extend to even very basic shapes, like a speech … [Continue reading]

Dell Inspiron i15R-1632sLV 15-Inch Laptop (Silver) Review

Dell Inspiron i15RN5110-7126DBK

This silver Dell laptop from Amazon features a second-generation Intel i3 processor, 6 GB of RAM and a huge 750 GB hard drive. It also comes in an assortment of colors, although, at the time of this writing, the other colors were about $30 more … [Continue reading]

HP Pavilion g6-2132nr 15.6-Inch Laptop (Black) Review

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A good, affordable laptop computer under $500 can be difficult to find. The options available in this price range often feature old, outdated components that can struggle to run demanding programs, and multi-tasking might not even be an option. Or, … [Continue reading]

How to Change Default Document Format in SkyDrive

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Microsoft is making a big move to provide their users with a way to keep all of their important information stored online and at the heart of that move lies SkyDrive and Office Live. We are big fans of SkyDrive, and have written articles about useful … [Continue reading]

Acer Aspire AS5560-8480 15.6-Inch Laptop (Black) Review

Acer Aspire AS5560-8480

Most people that are looking for a computer with some gaming capabilities expect to spend a pretty good amount of money on their computer. Games are very resource-driven and, thus, are more expensive due to the need for a powerful processor and … [Continue reading]