HP Power cord recall

  Important Safety Recall HP Program Replacement and Recall Safety Cord Power AC PC Notebook August 26, 2014 In cooperation with various government regulatory agencies, HP has announced a voluntary recall and replacement program for certain AC power cords used with AC adapters shipped with HP and Compaq notebook and mini notebook computers, as well[…]

What you need to know – buying a new computer LIVE 5:30PM 11/20/13

Tonight’s live streaming web broadcast – What you need to know when buying a new computer. We will discuss popular brands (and ones to stay away from) as well as what you need for processor speed, RAM, and hard drive space. Broadcast will begin at 5:30PM, viewable direct on www.lassenpc.com. Don’t have time to watch[…]

Apple moves production to USA

Tim Cook CEO of Apple announced today that in 2013 production will begin in the USA of some of their products, previously that had been made oversees in China. Apple putting Americans to work? We salute you! CNET has a more in-depth story that can be found here: http://news.cnet.com/8301-13579_3-57557480-37/tim-cook-apple-to-pour-$100m-into-u.s-mac-production/    

The new iMac – bring your glue gun

It’s no secret that we like and work on macs. However Apple’s newest iMac to enter the playing field is not going to be a favorite to perform any hardware upgrades on. This article from Zdnet http://www.zdnet.com/ifixit-teardown-apple-makes-new-imac-as-hard-as-ever-to-repair-7000008173/ details the iFixit teardown of the new iMac, and the troubles within. I think I’ll stick with the mac minis[…]