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“Buying the right computer and getting it to work properly is no more complicated than building a nuclear reactor from wristwatch parts in a darkened room using only your teeth.”

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It offers Video chatting across different devices.

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Recycle your electronics. The Consumer Electronics Association created the website where you find a recycling resource in your area.

 There are also some companies and organizations (refurbishers) that will take computers that are less than five years old that are still in working order and will donate them to a school or non-profit. To find a refurbisher near you go to Also many manufacturers will recycle previously used computers regardless of their age or origin. 

Save 50% on a computer laptop or desktop by getting a used one that’s been refurbished by a major manufacturer. Find them at and or You may get refurbished flat screen TV’s too at the above dell or hp website too.

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You may be able to trade old electronics for new ones (like cell phones, computers or digital camera) at some of the best known electronics retailers like Amazon, Best Buy,  Circuit City, Tiger Direct and Staples. Just ask!


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