Who do you know that is an artist?
Have them promoted here!  No charge!
Post a link to my site to help me help you!.

Index listing articles by:
The Remote Help Expert
Header background, nice red and black, executive texture mohagany
Bookmark and Share
CARLWATTSARTIST.COM
Launch viral advertising campaigns on Twitter with Magpie!
23
14
56
78
91
23
45
67
89
12
34
56
78
91
23
45
67
89
12
34
56
78
91
23
45
67
89
12
34
56
78
9
7/5/09 Carl Watts, Nutrition Response Testing Certified,  Nutritionist, Artist, Designer, Problem Solver, Author, Publisher, Philosopher, PO Box 285, Tujunga, CA 91043,
personalized poems,personalized poetry,business poems,business poetry,poetry for industry,poems for your business,poems for your
industry,help,problem_solver,cause,Poems,Poetry,Writing,Stories,Art,response,testing,health,freedom,total,designer,promoter,author,consultant,author,writer,have a
poem written,poems for gifts,Extraordinary Poetry from Ordinary People,poetry For people from all walks of
life,ghost,freedom,free,promotion,twitter,plaxo,liberty,rights,human rights,big pharma,anti-drugs writer,alerts,advocate,freedom,ability,help,communication,assistance
Picture of Carl Watts founder of CarlWattsArtist.com for the promotion of art, artists and ideas

This is the second in the series of articles on computer slowness and what to do to speed it up. In case you missed the first, you can find it here.

Bloatware

Bloatware is another cause for computer slowness. There are two definitions of bloatware – both apply in the
context of this article.

The first one is software (programs, applications) that come pre-installed in your computer when newly bought, mostly
consisting of trials, that you didn’t necessarily asked for or will use. Nothing wrong with them except they tend to use
computer resources and to that degree, they will slow it down.

Why? Contrary to common belief, a computer’s Central Processing Unit (its “brain”) cannot run multiple applications at
the same time. It cannot execute more than one program at a time. In fact, it cannot run more than one instruction
(command) of a program at a time. This is true of even the recent computers that come with “dual cores” that you might
have heard about. Each CPU can only execute one instruction per time unit. How does the computer create the illusion
of running multiple applications simultaneously?

Akin to a versed juggler, a computer can keep several balls in the air at the same time, so to speak. With several
applications opened, it divides its capacity to execute programs by alternating among them. The priority of the
programs running can be established so the computer executes more or less relative commands of one  before it goes
to the next program. So it goes something like this: Application A: execute one command, jump to Application B, run
one command, jump to Application C, run two commands, and so on. The trick is that a computer can execute
commands and alternate between applications so fast that it gives the illusion of simultaneity.

What does all this have to do with bloatware or computer slowness? obviously the more applications installed and
running in a computer, the less each individual application will have the computer’s “attention” and so too many
programs running “at the same time” will slow down the execution of each program. So what can be done about it? I’ll
circle back to that in a moment.

The second definition of bloatware is related to the “inside” of the programs (applications, software) themselves.
Modern applications tend to heavily use computer resources and have features that are not needed, partially because
programmers rely on modern computers being faster and being able to deal with sloppy programming as described
above.

So what can you do about all this? On the first definition, uninstalling the bloatware is the obvious answer. Careful
though if you’re going to try that yourself – make sure you are certain which programs are bloatware and which are
essential programs your computer needs to run properly.

Computer savvy users will go as far as re-installing the computer’s operating system from scratch (a clean install)  to
get rid of all the bloatware that comes with an average new computer. This is one of the reasons why (but not the only
one)  reinstalling a computer’s operating system from scratch will always deliver a faster computer.

On the second definition, not much you can do about it, other than maybe pray. Seriously though, just be aware of the
concept and try to choose applications that run lean on computer resources. Ask an expert as needed.

Getting rid of bloatware is another step towards operating a fast computer. Contact me if you need help doing it.









info@remotehelpexpert.com                                                                Index listing of other articles
psychicatry's prescription for violence
DvD Making a Killing the Untold Story of Psychotropic Druggings
Every day, 4700 kids smoke pot for the first time.. Will your kid be next?
logo for Alliance for Natural Health
Zap the IRS-Let Freedom Ring! Support the Fair Tax
World Institute of Natural Health Sciences logo
Carl and Mary Watts Personalized Poetry
Proud member of the Read the Bills Act Coalition
If you like what's
here, PLEASE
SHARE with other
by posting on your
favorite sites:
Bookmark and Share
I endorse the following for common sense answers to the problems of life:
HELP SAVE the WORLD    Personalized Poetry    Updates/Announcements     Handyman Services

Scientology     Celebrity Centre     Dianetics      Nutrition Response TestingSM     SaveTheInternet.com  
Twitter     Aquaponics     Dr Mercola.com health & current event Freedom Fighter  

Citizens Commission on Human Rights (CCHR)    The Way to Happiness    Narconon (for drug rehabilitation)    FairTax.org    Aquaponics
Applied Scholastics Academy San Marcos  Work Pain Free  Delphi Academy     TipsForSuccess.Org    Success Tutoring    DownsizeDC  
Criminon criminal rehabilitation, restoring self-respect   Artists For A Better World    Youth For Human Rights International   Friends of Narconon   
Bridge Publications Inc   SAGETM CLUB   Foundation for a Drug Free World  Americans for Prosperity
World Institute of Natural Health Sciences    Free Personality Test    Creed of the Church of Scientology

Home  Galaxy Link Information Service  Personalized Poetry for You  About Us/History  The Plan   Updates   Stories by Carl   Link to Carl's Art Pages  
Links to Other Artists    Clocks    Art Pieces     Box Collection     Tray and Coaster Collection     Cutting Boards     Household Items     Picture Frames  
Photos    Stakebed Collection   Mitchafied Metal Art   Mitchafied Creations   WSI   International Bench   Guest Register   Services   Poems by Carl   
Watts Specialties, General Contractor   The Affinity Exchange    Art Day    Calif Arts Advocates     Success Stories    Comments On the Times  Links to
FDA, FTC, etc Crimes   Storage   CommLine Page   My Philosophy  Thomas Jefferson   Twitter

DownsizeDC.org   Citizens Against Government Waste   Americans for Prosperity   Roll Call Congress.org    Earth Organization   Citizens for Health   Alliance for Natural Health
Organic Consumers Assoc   American Assoc for Health Freedom   American Wellness Coalition protecting our Rights to vitamins   Natural Solutions Foundation  FreedomWorks
Restore the Republic   EndTheFed USA   FreedomWorks   Brasscheck TV   Dr Mercola.com health & current event freedom fighter   Natural News   World Institute of Natural Health Sciences
Free Press   Youth For Human Rights International   Citizens Commission on Human Rights (CCHR)   SaveTheInternet.Com    Electronic Frontier Foundation    FairTax Nation
Honor in Office Putting Integrity and Honor back into Politics!     Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund      PoliticalWatchdog.com
All content, graphic design, artwork and layout are copyright © 2006-2009  by Carl Watts/CarlWattsArtist.com unless otherwise noted. All rights reserved. Rev 7/31/09
Aquaponics USA logo sustainable food source
Earn money with Scour!
This file is not intended to be viewed directly using a web browser. To create a viewable file, use the Preview in Browser or Publish to Yahoo Web Hosting commands from within Yahoo SiteBuilder.