Everyone needs a computer these days. That’s just a fact of life. Some people rely on smartphones as their own personal computers, but that’s not a viable option for most people. Instead, you’re going to be looking at either laptops or desktop PCs. If you’re in the market for a home computer, then chances are you are going to want a desktop solution. They’re more powerful, and you can achieve more with them, which is what you should want in a home unit. However, now you’re presented with a challenging choice. On the one hand, you could take the time to build the new machine by yourself. On the other, you could just buy a prebuilt computer. What should you do? This isn’t an easy choice. It’s not one you can make without doing some kind of research or consideration first. We’ve created this short informational guide to let you know the facts about prebuilt computers. That way, by the time you are done reading, […]

Many newer video games these days have downloadable content that gets released after the game’s initial release date, sometimes even on the same day. Abbreviated as DLC, this content has caused quite a bit of debate since its invention and popularization about what exactly it’s doing to the world of video games. Some gamers say it’s ruining video games, whereas others say that it’s helping them. What’s the deal? Is downloadable content ruining the video game industry and making fewer and fewer consumers interested in playing the games or is it helping the games to stay relevant for a longer period of time? It could go both ways, depending on how you view the games and well, let’s be honest, what your level of dedication to video games is. The Good One of the things that people who are all for the inclusion of DLC say for their cause is that it obviously gives them more content. For people who are playing the new installment […]

As prolific as violence is in videogames, it doesn’t meant that you’re going to be exposed to it in every game you play. There are varying degrees of violence in games, ranging from extreme to mild. Not every popular franchise relies on blood and gore as the selling point, so if you’re the kind of gamer that would prefer to steer away from an overexposure to violence, there are many titles you can check out that will probably still be enjoyable. While most of these are going to be indie titles, there are some other big name titles that may surprise you in regards to how little violence is in them. Portal and Portal 2 While there is some violence in the Portal games, it’s nowhere near as explicit or gratuitous as what you’d find in other games. Portal is mainly a puzzle game and that’s where it shines. It’s not only about the puzzles, however; both games have a continuing storyline that is both […]

A lot of people seem to think that they need to own a computer in order to handle things like finances and business. However, this isn’t necessarily the truth. While nobody is denying how useful computers are, they aren’t in fact something that everyone has to own. If you’re tired of having to boot up the laptop or desktop every time you’re looking to get some work done, you’re going to be relieved to realize that you can do almost everything you need to do on computer with your tablet. Take Care of Your Work Projects The main reason many people have laptops is to take care of their work projects. Fortunately, a tablet can handle that kind of thing just as easily. By installing Dropbox or another type of cloud sharing program, you can ensure that you’ll have access to your work projects no matter where you are. Actually making progress on those projects can be more difficult when you consider the limitations of […]