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Before finding out why you should buy a refurbished computer, let’s begin with… ‘What is a refurbished computer?’ Most people think ‘outdated’ and ‘unusable’ when they hear about a refurbished computer (for instance, an old pensioner’s computer from the 1980’s). Therefore, they do not even consider looking for a refurbished product and go straight on to find …

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The best way we can prevent pollution from electronics is to reuse the equipment that we already have. By upgrading your IT, you extend its lifespan and prolong the need for a new device

When Windows 10 came out in 2015, Microsoft declared it would be the “last version” of the system. That has obviously changed as the new Windows 11 is released today. Unfortunately for those who try to reuse and recycle computer equipment, there is a big concern.  Windows 11 will struggle to run on a lot …

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If we’re not throwing devices in the dust-bin, we’re hoarding them in our houses for fear of lost or stolen data. Comparatively, this approach is vastly better for the environment than harmful chemicals leaking into the soil, but it’s hardly ideal to keep storing your old devices at home every time you upgrade. The problem …

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