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Uses for an old PC

01 Nov 11

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If Santa was good to you, you might have a shiny new PC. Or else you decided to treat yourself. So what do you do with the old one? If you’re just planning to get rid of it (having stripped the hard drive of all information), let’s hope you’re going to recycle it. But it may still have other uses, as this page explains. It could be turned into a game server or music centre, or you may know someone in need of some modest computing power. Have a read anyway, and make sure it’s put to good use.

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