My son says its better to keep the computer on 24/7 is this true?

Answer Yes and no. Speaking generally, the moving parts and power supply in your computer (fans and hard drive motors) suffer from being run constantly. The electronic components suffer from voltage spi... Read More »

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A friend told me that if I use my computer while I have a cold I can give my computer a virus. Is this true?

Ignore most of these answers, my boy. Your friend is perfectly correct but if your computer is fit, healthy and reasonably young it can easily throw off a little cold. Flu, however,is different an... Read More »

What was the first true computer called?

The Z1 was invented by Konrad Zuse between 1935 and 1938. It was the first computer that used the binary system and ran using programs. It was not fully functional, so in 1941 Zuse developed the Z3... Read More »

Is it true that a magnet will fry my computer.?

whoever told u that was a moron. a computer only "fries" if u mistakenly plug it into the wrong voltage (but if u live in the US thats not really possible cause we only hav 1 voltage) OR if u drast... Read More »

Computer crashes, is it true ?

The guys at PC world can fix this!They seem to speak in riddles so they should have no trouble understanding whats going on with your PC. 99% of the time (according to them its cheaper to buy a new... Read More »