The Big Debate: Mac vs. PC

We've all seen the commercials. "I'm a Mac," "I'm a PC." The Apple sponsored commercials show the differences between the Mac and the PC in a humorous way, giving the Mac the edge. But, what don't the commercials show you? What do PC's have that's better? Are Mac's really the best choice all around, or is there a better option for small business owners? Let's explore.Back to the BasicsPerformance is one of the most important factors when deciding on which computer to buy for your small business. In general, the performance of any computer depends on the random access memory (RAM) which comes with your computer. The RAM is commonly referred to as the memory of your computer. More memory means a faster boot up and a more efficient experience. Based on information from various websites and my own personal experience with my PC and my college roommates' Mac, the two are very different. I have had one PC with Windows XP and one with Vista. Although Vista is the newer of th... [Read Full Article]

Small Biz Tip: Technology: Computers

Tips from September 28, 2009 The Small Business tips today discuss deciding on a computer for your small business. Laptops, although more expensive, are versatile, portable, take up less space, & good idea for traveling entrepreneurs. Desktops are good for small businesses looking to conserve money, have one computer set up, & have the room. PC's are the staple computer with Windows & share the same file type as most businesses; standard computer for biz. Apple's Mac is popular for the younger crowd. It's best suited for art & graphic design businesses.  Daily Overview: Laptop vs. desktop; PC vs. Mac; determine your needs! (stay tuned this week) [Read Full Article]