Monthly Archives: February 2012
Nothing is more frustrating than working away on your computer only to realize you are quickly running out of battery power. If you are starting to notice that your battery life isn’t serving you well, you might try some of these tips to try and conserve your battery power and hopefully extend its life.
1.Turn down the lights – One simple thing you can do is to turn down the brightness of your screen.
2.Keep it Cool – You’ll want to store your laptop in room temperature environments. Extended exposure to heat (like being kept in your car on warm days) or bright sunlight can drain your battery.
3.Defrag – Defragmenting your computer helps your computer run more efficiently and will help extend the life of your battery – plus, your computer will run faster too.
4.Let it Hibernate – Selecting hibernate instead of sleep mode is the best way to conserve battery power.
If you are trying to lose weight then you already know that keeping track of what you eat is the only sensible way of knowing if you are doing all that you can to achieve your goals. In exactly the same way we can now see how much energy we are consuming in order to try and control our utility bills.
You might not be aware of the products and services which are around right now, as most of them are relatively new. However, it is to be expected that they start to gain more of a market share as the public become aware of the importance of controlling their energy consumption.
This isn’t only important in a financial sense. You should also take into account the importance to the environment of not using any more energy than you have to. With so much focus being placed on the welfare of the planet it is …