Hardware

Convicted of endangering their computers?

Some spills have a sliver lining

This user reported getting "a new, better computer for free" because of the spill that lead to this drying session. I wonder who footed the bill for the replacement--the retailer, the vendor's warrantee, or an insurance plan.

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