Posts Tagged ‘computer’
Computers have become a nearly inseparable part of our everyday lives. We use them in school, at work, and even for play. What that amounts to is an incredible amount of time spent looking at digital screens, typing on keyboards, manipulating mice, swiping touch screens, and sitting. This leads to an ever-growing list of technology related health risks. At Geek Easy Computers we believe part of making your technology easier is providing you with information on making the physical toll less taxing.
“You get what you pay for.”. It’s a phrase that’s been around for ages and I’m sure you are familiar with it. But do you truly know what it means? The phrase gets used a lot, but like most “catchphrases”, people don’t typically give it any real thought.
Like any other substantial investment such as a vehicle or a home, owning a computer comes with responsibility to maintain it in order for it to perform as it was designed to do. Unfortunately most computer owners are either uninformed of this, think its relatively unimportant, or just don’t have the knowledge to provide this maintenance.
One of the easiest methods to keep your computer running at its best, is also one of its most overlooked or forgotten. Regular maintenance of your computer is essential, be it Mac or a Windows machine, to ensure not only efficient operation, but also the security of your data. Geek Easy Computers, in our effort to help make your technology easier, have previously addressed various aspects of this such as PC Hygiene, Spring Cleaning, and Updating Drivers.
With this new year off to a rousing start, we thought it a good idea to address this topic in depth again. So without any further delay….