Laptops are portable computers that allow individuals to access their computer activities anywhere at anytime. The laptops are much like ordinary desktop computers; however, they do have their distinct differences. Personal computers are fixed in one position and can't be movable; whereas, the laptop can be carried from one area to another. Laptops are useful in business as well as for education; creating a more efficient and convenient environment.

Laptops are becoming increasingly more popular, giving users the ability to take advantage of this development; however, users later find out laptops do have disadvantages as well (i.e. power consumption), which would be discussed later on the following page. This page gives a brief summary of what is going to be expected on the next page. Click below to know more about laptops and how they came about, how it effects society, the hardware/software used, the pros and cons and a glimpse into the future.