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Old Mac, New Drive

My parents had an old but working MacBook 2012 that had a faulty hard disk drive. They replaced it but it say with me as it was a shame to chuck it- similar examples were selling for a couple of hundred pounds on eBay. When lockdown hit again and we needed another computer to home…

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How to make an old laptop (or PC) fly

With many of us having the children at home and needing a computer to do their work, what better time to mention Neverware. Neverware, which was recently acquired by Google, provides a tool that helps you convert an old laptop into a Chromebook. What you will need; A memory stick or USB drive (min 8GB)…

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A quick note about me

I’ve been building PCs since 1994, although for the last 6 years or so, I have largely used Chromebooks and Chromeboxes, although I have Windows and Mac computers at home too. My family and I are relying heavily on tech to work and learn during these interesting times. I have produced web content and blogged…