Everything has its ups and its downs, and that includes online shopping. I wrote five advantages of buying online, and in this article I will tell you about the drawbacks of online shopping. Here are five disadvantages of buying things online.
The internet has revolutionized almost every aspect of our consumer lives, and that includes the way we purchase, receive, and collect items. Shopping online has been steadily increasing in popularity since the introduction of the internet, but has semi-recently seen an even steeper growth. But why is shopping online growing in popularity? Here are five reasons why I believe shopping online is becoming more and more popular.
This previous week, I had finally finished building and testing a wonderful new work machine that I will use to write all my future articles. My laptop was having horrible heating issues (launching even simple programs raised the CPU temperature to 95 degrees C). I had taken a week off to make sure all the hardware was fully functional, and also to enjoy it a bit, but next week, a new era for Techpopper.com will begin, Continue reading Blog Posts Now Back To Regular Schedule
MMORPGs, or, massive multiplayer online role playing games, are becoming vaster each year. The days of single player gaming, the days of local split-screen, they’re over. Today, we have the technology to make entire worlds, and allow thousands of people to enjoy them all together at once. Players get sucked into these second worlds, and play for hours on end to earn achievements, to socialize with other people, and to progress their virtual character. Soon, players find themselves so immensed in the game that they don’t want to give it up, the game is never complete. When players reach this stage, they have become addicted.
Regular users of Facebook have likely come across a type of post quite similar to this: “This child has cancer, Facebook will donate $1 for every share this picture receives!” Not only this is a blatant lie, but by sharing these types of photos, you are actually doing a very bad thing, even though you may not realize it quite yet.
Choosing parts for a computer builder can be a frustrating experience. Builders are always trying to find the best bang for their buck, and over spending for hardware they will not utilize is a great way to drain one’s budget very quickly. Since the i5 and i7 Sandy Bridge processors were released, there has been a bit of argument among builders on which to buy. The i7 is Intel’s high end processor, but is the price difference worth the cost?
There are many reasons one would wish to wipe their own hard drive. If you are planning to sell your computer to a stranger, it would be a very good idea to do so. A lot of information can be recovered from an unwiped computer, and personal information in the hands of a stranger could be very dangerous. In this article I will teach you how to wipe your hard drive using a free program called Darik’s Boot And Nuke.
When you are thinking about web hosting, one thing that might come up a lot is cPanel. It is incredibly popular and widespread, found on nearly any web host and compatible with any hosting. It’s highly unlikely as a small business, personal user, or IT specialist you’ll need any other software in place of it. So what is cPanel?
Exactly how involved are high-school and college students with technology these days? Although many teachers are reluctant to bring modern tech into their classrooms, many students are comfortable and even encourage it. We have entered an age where technology is a major part of each and every one of our lives, including those of us who are still in school. For those in music classes, I can say without a doubt that music notation software will improve your overall learning experience. Here are six reasons why music notation software is great.
I have been a casual gamer since I got my first Sega system. I played that for hundreds of hours, and it became an addictive hobby. I found myself buying every new gaming console as they came out, and I currently own each current generation system. However, there is one type of video gaming that I’ve never done, and that’s PC gaming. As I put more in more time into researching it, PC gaming looks better and better. I’m about to order by first gaming computer, and here’s why.