Hack 76: Optimize Your Laptop
You just bought a shiny new laptop to use on your commute to the office, on business trips and vacations, and at the coffee shop down the street. You’ll be more productive than ever, right?
More folks than ever are hitting the pavement with a notebook computer under one arm, but any road warrior can tell you that life with a laptop isn’t always easy. This hack provides some hints and tips for extending the life of your laptop and easing the pain of the never-ending outlet and hotspot hunt.
Extend Your Battery Life
Laptop productivity on the cold, cruel, and often electrical outlet-less road depends entirely on how much juice your battery has left. Following are a few ways to increase the life of your laptop battery when there’s no outlet in sight: