Breaking New Ground
I ordered a new laptop
online. This is my first time making a relevant physical purchase through the Internet. I'm really kind of nervous about it, because it's an item I'd usually buy in person just so I can make sure it actually makes it home with me safely; I'm always really nervous about things getting damaged in transit, because I've seen those videos where the UPS guy just heaves a package over a fence or chucks it from the truck onto the porch.
I'm also kind of worried about the fact it's Windows 8 (specs don't specify whether 32- or 64-bit), but the laptop has a multi-touch touchscreen, so it might actually be okay. And if it's not, there ...