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How to Win Her Heart (and Look Smart)

If you really want to win her heart, fix up her computer. It's a chance to flaunt your tech savvy while showing her how much you care. Thanks to AOL, playing the PC knight in shining armor has never been easier--but we'll keep that our little secret.


Free Your PC from Bloatware

Opening a pristine box to find a shiny new device conjures up that feeling of excitement children get opening a colorfully wrapped gift box with a new toy inside. However, it can be somewhat disheartening to find your new tablet, PC or smartphone already jam-packed with applications slowing it


Time to Clean the PC

If your computer is running painfully slow, that doesn't mean you have to trash it and run out for a new one. Give it a second chance! We have lots of tips to help get your older PC moving faster and more efficiently. If you try all of these and your computer is still crawling along at speeds


How to Clear Your Cache

When you roam the Internet, accessing Web pages, files, images and other downloaded content, your Web browser caches, or stores, all that on your computer. That way, those files, which are called temporary Internet files, don't have to be retrieved again each time you click the back or forward


How to Reduce Your Computer Energy Usage

Do you care about energy consumption? Some think that energy conservation is a fad, or perhaps something in which only the "green movement" people are interested. However, whether you're environmentally conscious or not, there are good reasons why it's smart to reduce your computer's power use.


Top 10 Browser Hacks for Faster Browsing

Are you looking to supercharge your Web browsing experience? Are you ready to get under the hood and get your hands dirty? Here are the top hacks for making Firefox perform at blazing speeds.


How to Make Your Computer Run Faster and Improve PC Performance

The weather is warm, the birds are chirping, and you're excited to spend time outdoors enjoying it all. Unfortunately, you never got around to completing your spring cleaning. Oops. And in addition to your not-so-clean car and leaf-strewn garage, your computer has a ton of junk on it and is running