troubleshooting

Why Do My Download Speeds Differ So Drastically Between Computers?

In a perfect world, you’d pay for super-fast internet service, connect your cable modem to a reasonably speedy router and realise incredible download speeds for every device in your home. Unfortunately, we live in the real world, which often paints a much different picture.

How Do You Move Your Desktop Computer Without Breaking It?

I try not to move if I can avoid it, which is why I’ve stayed in the ultra-expensive Silicon Valley — while working remotely for Lifehacker — instead of living like a king in an affordable, smaller town somewhere. When I do move, I take particular care of my desktop…