by Lara Hopwood
I finally bought a new computer.
The old one was giving me problems.
At any possible moment, and with increasing frequency, it would freeze and shut down for no apparent reason.
The Blue Screen of Death would pop up along with a ‘fatal error’ message.
Then the computer would refuse to reboot until it could rest for a few hours.
I patched and repaired and upgraded the six-year old computer as best as I could, but I had to face the fact that it was becoming obsolete.
It was time to go shopping for a new one. (more…)