Maintaining the Integrity of Your Computer

Computers are the reason why we are dominating the world right now. We tend to do our transactions over the computer with the help of the internet. This is why computers are now the most important electronic gadget in the world. It has spawned thousands and even millions of sets worldwide. And since we heavily rely so much of our day to day transactions using the computer, we should also learn how to take good care of it.For us to learn how to take good care of our computer, follow the steps below to maintain the integrity of your computer.Never eat nor drink near your computer. To avoid any mishaps concerning food and water into your computer, try to eat and drink first before you head back to your computer. If you must, place all your food and beverages on a table near you so that you can still reach for food and drinks while you are infront of the computer.Files should be kept even if it does not belong to you. If you want to delete files then delete those that are yours and never delete anybody’s files without asking them. Sometimes, we suspect that might contain a virus or some sort of malware and try to delete it. But you need to make sure first by running an antivirus software to confirm that the file is indeed infected before you delete it.Always handle your computer with firm grasp. Never let it slip your fingers when you decide to transfer it somewhere else or you might risk breaking some fragile hardware inside the CPU.Sometimes curiosity gets the best of us and we tend to open the computer to see what is inside. The more we discover something inside the more curious we get and so we end up dissecting the entire computer. The problem begins when you have no idea how to put your hardware back to its place. If you have to open up your computer make sure that you are able to return it to its original state or else leave it be.The internet offers a lot of things to us and that includes virus, malwares, worms, and other things that do a lot of damage to our computer. This is why you need to run all your protective softwares when you connect to the internet.The above tips will help you keep your computer alive for as long as it can. Of course, there will always come a time that you will be replacing your computer and by that time, you have saved enough money to get yourself a new one.

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Some of My New Favorite Office Gadgets!

If you come to my house, there’s a good chance I’ll be in my office most all of the time. In fact, most of the time I feel like I literally live IN this office. Alright so my office is at home so I kind of do live in it, but with all the time I spend here, I cannot just sit here and not have cool stuff surrounding me. I’m a kid at heart, I need stuff that’s going to distract me from the articles I do, I need stuff that will lure me away from work, and these items listed below are some of the few gadgets I have in my office! All of these items are for in office use, so if you work in an office or work at home, these are all gadgets you just might enjoy as well. Onward!Night Owl Keyword And Mouse – I can’t even tell you how many times I go to bed and realize I forgot to finish some virtual paper work on my computer, and this is when my favorite keyboard comes to life. I don’t even have to turn a light on nor do I have to squint to see the board by the light of the computer screen! This little guy is an illuminated keyboard and mouse which is an ergonomic, split-key variety. I like the ergonomic option because it’s easy on my hands, shoulders, and wrists! It’s also splash proof, so if you’re up late drinking coffee trying to meet or beat that deadline, you won’t need to worry about the odd spillage. There is also a purple one but, I prefer the clear one!TVR Street Mouse – This cool item is a realistic licensed replica of TVR’s much-acclaimed super car. It’s cool curvy styling and sculpted body has been cleverly adapted to feel as good as it looks. The Tuscan sports alloy style wheels, tinted windows and working blue LED headlights ideal for those dimly lit evenings on the Internet. Available in metallic cherry red or electroplated chrome, The TVR Tuscan is a high quality, ergonomically designed 800 dpi mouse with two buttons, and a scroll wheel to ensure easy navigation around your PC. They had a pink “bug” type one as well, but I like the TVR a lot better, it fits the sporty girl in me better!Verballs; Mister V – This thing looks kind of wacky like a mister potato head gone evil! But it is pretty useful for me. So much more than just a desktop knick-knack, Verballs are the ultimate customizable desktop call alarm. These crazy critters can be programmed to talk while you type and chat to your friends for free over the Skype network. If your friends don’t use skype then don’t worry, these adaptable demons will also work with other voice over Internet protocol systems such as Yahoo, MSN or AOL. Verballs are giant fluffy creatures that act as call alarms when people call you over the Skype networks. He also plays MP3s, has a hand free mic, its USB powered and it has jacks for a microphone and or headphones for a more private setting for calling.Of course I have a whole bunch of other oddities in my office, but these are the newest ones I have gotten, and I really like them! Ya know sometimes it’s good to have things in your office that aren’t all stuffy and proper because sometimes I just want to have a little fun and not have to think about being couped up in this office all day. Hey, if I can’t have fun whilst leaving work I may as well have as much fun as I possibly can in my home office!

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