Tips for bringing an old laptop back to life

Degradation of any computer over time is inevitable and, unfortunately, laptops are no exception. The hardware gets old, that high tech feeling goes away in the first few months and from there it always goes downhill. That’s why it’s more common to switch laptops than desktops. However, there are a number of things we can … Read more

Guided tours in Coimbra through the streets, gardens and fountains throughout the month of June

The City Hall of Coimbra continues its guided tours and will include 10 different themes in its June tourist offer. The natural heritage of the city, the medieval layout of the Baixa, the funerary architecture of the Conchada cemetery, the university colleges of Alta, José Saramago and Zeca Afonso are some of the routes that … Read more

Durão Barroso says East Timorese independence proves ‘cynics aren’t always right’ | East Timor

Former Portuguese Prime Minister José Manuel Durão Barroso told Lusa on Thursday that the independence of East Timor, which turns 20 on Friday, “demonstrated that the cynics are not always right”. “Once again it has been shown that the line between realism and cynicism is very fine or narrow. And it’s also been shown that … Read more