One thing we see a lot of when we go out into classrooms is that people wonder why a particular website is so slow. Well, there can be lots of reasons for that, but a common reason is that people are keeping way too many tabs open in their browsers.
Whether you use Chrome or Firefox, keep it to just the tabs you need. And remember, it's a netbook, not a supercomputer. Don't run three applications at once, either!
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