Upgrading your laptop and saving the planet
Some of my friends know that I’m both a software and hardware geek. As a geek and an environmentalist, I urge my friends to use their hardware as long as possible. This is because e-waste goes to la la land and often ends up polluting the water, soil, and air. So what can we do to prolong our hardware life? Well I always suggest to keep updated with your software, use linux, uninstall...
Same logic should be applied to almost everything. Your computer can be upgraded? Upgrade it. Your TV is good enough? Don’t replace it. Without realising, being a consumerist does hurt the earth quite a lot.