An important part of working with families as an educationalist over many years is teaching clients how to bring balance into the lives of their children, including allowing some time for PC games and/or to chat online if this is important for a child.
I discuss family matters on a case by case basis, and talk about the importance of providing plenty of variety in their lives, from the activities that they do together, the foods they prepare and consume, to the topics they raise for discussion.
The eventual aim of parents is to guide and educate their child towards independence and to become increasingly self-reliant. The tips in this article are designed not to replace [...]
January has been declared “National Eye Care Month“. Better eye health can be maintained with an awareness of eye strain symptoms and the prevention of eye fatigue. Remedies to promote healthy eyes and vision include a healthy diet, regular exercise, proper posture and knowing how to avoid eye fatigue and eye strain.
Computer Vision Syndrome
Computer Vision Syndrome manifests itself as blurred vision, headaches and eye strain, reports the British Columbia Association of Optometrists. Dr. Marc Grossman advises to look for other symptoms, which may also manifest such as a slow ability to focus between far away objects and the computer screen. There may be [...]
Warcraft and other MMO games have several moves for each class you play. Blizzard gives you the option to macro and assign moves to a key or mouse button. More mouse buttons means better play and faster moves when someone tries to gank you.
You bind a Warcraft macro to your keyboard or mouse for better raiding as well. All gaming mice are not created equal, so here are some of the best gaming mouse brands for better game play for Warcraft, LOTRO, Warhammer and Starcraft. With Warcraft Cataclysm coming out December 7th, a mouse upgrade is a cheap computer accessory that enhances the gaming experience.Any Logitech Mouse Such as the MX 518 or G500MX 518G500/* Here you can [...]
The central processing unit or CPU in a computer can get quite hot while it is operating. It is necessary to install a heat sink to prevent overheating.
All computers have a Central Processing Unit (CPU), which is basically the computer’s brain and consists of the logic circuitry that performs the instructions of a computer’s programs. While the CPU is operating, it can generate a lot of heat.
This heat needs to be removed from the computer hardware as quickly and efficiently as possible to prevent damage to the computer and its hardware. To keep the computer’s CPU cool, you might need to install a new CPU cooling fan and heat sink, which is a device [...]
In the digital age, it’s crucial to back up your data. We live much of our lives through our devices, which are relatively fragile creatures. If you drop your laptop, you can say goodbye to your hard drive and all the data stored on it. And if you use it for professional purposes, the sting is all the worse, because all of that work is gone.
Whether you’re a professional or not, backing up your data is a must. There are a few different backup strategies; some use as many as they can, others find the one(s) that work(s) for them. Either way, having any sort of backup is smarter than not having a backup at all.
Are you a video game enthusiast who wants to get your hands on an old school gaming console?
What about the Xbox 360? If getting a Xbox 360 appeals to you, but the price tag is a little steep, here are some tips on how you can land a cheap Xbox 360.Best Xbox 360 Hard Drive Best Xbox 360 Headsets Xbox 360 Bundle Deals Best Xbox 360 External Hard Drives
Microsoft’s Xbox 360, released in 2005, has had a lot of problems with freezing consoles. The console works fine for some months, but then suddenly begins freezing up constantly. Most of the time these problems can be temporarily fixed, but eventually, the gaming system will be unplayable and will have to go to a shop to buy a new gaming console.
Things can go wrong, even if you’re using the best external hard drive on the planet. One of the most common problems that can happen is when your external HDD won’t appear on your list of devices. That can be a nightmare for some – especially if your hard drive contains a lot of important information and you need it right away.
Sony PS4 is arguably the best gaming console out there. Many even believe it to be the best gaming console of the century due to all the advantages it has over other gaming consoles. How great is the PS4 exactly? Well, that’s a debate for another day, but today we’ll be discussing one of its shortcomings that hopefully can be improved in the future. As of now, it’s a shortcoming, and it’s related to storage.
The PS4 has an upper limit on the storage capacity. In the initial version, it was 500GB, but with the new version, it has been increased to 1TB. However, many users believe that this HDD capacity isn’t enough to handle the storage needs of a [...]
When it comes to computers, internal memory, and external storage is among the most important features that users check. Demand for storage is driven by several factors, including Big Data, user-generated content, the Internet-of-Things (IoT), and enterprise usage. Despite the introduction of cost-efficient solid state drives (SSD), many people and data centers globally continue to invest in it.
Based on research featured by The University Of Sydney, there are over 2.5 billion hard drives currently estimated to be in use worldwide.
“If you lined up all the world’s hard drives back-to-back, they would go around the globe five times,” said lead author Zibin [...]