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This section focuses on the category of Personal Computers. Use the menu above to select a different category. You can find some more related information in the category on Computer Games.Alienware Computers, The Ultimate Gaming Machine?
Among computer hardware enthusiasts, hardcore gamers, and early adopters, there is perhaps no computer manufacturer who stands as tall as Alienware. Barely ten years old, and recently purchased by Dell, Alienware rode to the forefront of high technology by concentrating on every facet of design, while incorporating only the latest circuitry inside its machines.
A recent trend known as "case modding", in which computer owners customize the cases of their PC's...
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PCI, or Peripheral Component Interconnect, is a parallel bus architecture developed in 1992 and is the predominant local bus designed in PCs and server platforms today. Over the years, the PCI-SIG has made numerous improvements to this technology and extended its application...5 Steps to Securing Your Windows XP Home Computer
Most people are aware that there are continuous security issues with Microsoft's Windows operating system and other programs. However...
You are probably familiar with the saying "different strokes for different folks". Well, this phrase rings especially true when it comes to computers and their uses. While a computer may be perfect for one person, it may be useless to somebody else...Guide to the Best Laptop for Gaming
Graphics: The best laptop for gaming, will have the best, quickest and latest possible graphics. When considering a laptop with the purpose of gaming make sure to look for the latest graphics card/graphic chipset...Top Tips To Secure Your Online PC
Most of us use a PC these days, but how many of us are really serious about securing it ? Well, not most of us! They just need to get their job done sitting on the PC and hence look no further. But they do find themselves in great trouble when the PC crashes, files are corrupted...Adware and Spyware Removers - A Beginner's Primer
The Internet is a vast resource of information and users all over the world are able to download whatever programs they see fit onto their computer. Unfortunately, having an open connection to the world also can be dangerous in today's online environment...5 Tips For Buying A Laptop
You're taking the plunge and buying a laptop. If this is your first, you probably are a little considerate about what you should be buying, what to avoid and what the big dollar sign is going to tell you. While there are a number of things to consider when it comes to buying a laptop...
Probably your computer, even though you bought it last year its no longer that much fast. Like any other machine your computer require maintenance and tweaks of its settings. You can easily follow these step by step methods to make your computer faster, better and more enjoyable...Understanding The Speed Of The New PCI Express
The personal computer is constantly changing with such component upgrades for memory, CPU speed and hard drive capacity. And the video display is no exception. The video display consist of a Graphics Card, Monitor, and the Bus...