Trashed laptops: When bad things happen to (mostly...
Beware the Bag
When [[xref:http://www.flickr.com/photos/28857533@N03/3331289771/in/set-72157614779263237/|Marcus Sanford|Marcus Sanford]] of Austin, Texas, placed his HP laptop in a protective carrying bag on a bike rack, he assumed the PC was safe. Guess again. As Sanford chronicles in this [[xref:http://austinontwowheels.org/2009/03/05/axiom-transition-computer-pannier-laptop-damage-photos/|blog post|Axiom Transition Computer Pannier – Laptop Damage Photos]], the laptop suffered significant damage when the bag "flew off the rack and hit the road." The screen cracks are certainly stylish, though.
Trashed laptops: When bad things happen to (mostly) good PCs