Excited you got that Acer laptop on sale on the tax free weekend?  Plan on buying another one again next year.  According to IT pros polled at TechRepublic, Acer is the least dependable, worst built laptop.  There’s an old adage that is especially true with laptops, “you get exactly what you pay for.”  Why are IBM/Lenovo, Apple, Alienware… so much more expensive than Dells, HPs and Acers…?  Because they are that much better and could last 6+ years if cared for properly.  Read article here.  http://blogs.techrepublic.com.com/hiner/?p=5721&tag=nl.e019