The charming scene of animals scurrying for cover in Bambi accompanied by this song sums up perfectly the propensity for the weather in April to be very changeable with a fair smattering of rain. A little rain never did anyone any harm, and contributes to the verdant landscape.
Where a little rain can do tremendous harm, however, is when it falls directly onto your laptop keyboard! Unfortunately, the very feature that makes laptops so portable and versatile – all the computing power being packed into a slim casing – is the exact reason why the drip drip drop of rain, wine, tea or other soft beverage of your choice can have such a devastating impact. If you are lucky, drying the device thoroughly may save the computer from lasting damage. You may be left, however, with a malfunctioning keyboard. Read more