I'm writing this posting on a laptop computer that is, literally, in my lap. As I type, the poor machine gets bounced around which is not at all good for the hard disk. I'm tempting fate, perhaps the computer equivalent of driving without a seat belt.
I would be much better off if the computer had a Solid State Hard Disk (SSD) rather than the traditional hard disk with rotating platters. Hard disks are amazing feats of technology, but they are moving mechanical devices and nothing good comes from bouncing them around, be it on your lap or … Read more