I was just thinking the other day about repurposing (or using parts for other projects with) some of the old laptops that I get in with bad motherboards, broken screens, bad power supplies, etc. Hopefully this will spark some creativity in you or at least it might cause you to think twice about trashing your old laptop. Maybe you can repurpose it or donate it to someone who can.
Check out this great article on Lifehacker.com on repurposing your old laptops.
Top 10 Ways to Repurpose Your Old Laptop
There’s no shortage of ways to repurpose an old PC, whether you’re just trying to make it work again or turning it into something else entirely, like a home server. Laptops, are special though—due to their small size and all-in-one nature, a bit of DIY work can turn a laptop into just about anything. Here are some options… READ MORE