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Dell Laptop SSL Certificate Security Problem

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A pre-installed SSL certificate named eDellRoot may allow hackers to reverse engineer the signing key to allow unsafe traffic onto your computer by making it appear legitimate. This is similar to the Lenovo problem earlier this year with the adware program Superfish. So far the security problem has been found on the Inspiron 5000, XPS […]


Tips for Extending Battery Life

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Here are some tips to extend the life of your laptop battery. Try changing your browser. Chrome is a battery hog so switch to Safari. Disable Bluetooth if you’re not using it. Adjust the energy saver settings to shut down programs you’re not using. Keep your software updated so your laptop is more efficient and […]


MacBook Pro vs Microsoft Surface Book

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Microsoft has boasted that it smokes the Mac Book with twice the speed, but the folks at PC Advisor tested it for accuracy. Actually, the Surface Book is three times faster. That is, if you are comparing it to the MacBook Pro 13. When you lay down the gauntlet, you have to expect someone to […]


Zolt Finally Going to Ship

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Having debuted at the Consumer Electronics Show earlier in the year, folks have been wondering when they were going to be able to get this pint-sized laptop charger. The 70-watt laptop charger is also capable of charging smartphones and tablets, as well, at the same time. The small charger is due to start shipping November […]


The Trend Toward Ultrabooks

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Although it seems laptops have been around as long as computer, they haven’t been on the market that long. Trends have logically moved toward ever slimmer, lighter laptops that make them more portable. The ultrabook trend began with the Asus Zenbook UX31-RSL8 that was slimmed to a mere 0.66-inches thick with a then amazing 6 […]


Microsoft Manages a Surprise

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It’s hard to surprise techies with much of anything new, but Microsoft has managed to surprise everyone with their first ever laptop, the Surface Book. The Surface Book is a 13.5 inch, 2-in-1 laptop with a regular keyboard and trackpad. The hinge holds a ‘muscle wire; that electrically and mechanically holds the keyboard and laptop […]


Following Trends

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When it comes to computers, any user knows that the field is constantly changing. At Laptop Help we will try to bring you the best of upcoming products and keep you abreast of new up and coming technology. Computers are everywhere in our lives, from our desktops to our cars and smartphones. Stay with us […]