This is most likely a problem specific to your hardware, as most other users are not affected by similar problems. But perhaps you can give some more information. What does it do when it crashes? Is the system completely unresponsive, or can you move the mouse cursor, or does the numlock key still change the keyboard led, or does pressing Ctrl+Alt+F1 still bring up the virtual console? Does it freeze the screen, or does it give a kernel panic? It's relevant to know what kind of crash you have.
Please also open Konsole and share the output of the following command. You can copy text from Konsole, see its Edit menu. That gives is some details on your hardware, where a clue might be found as to something that can cause problems.
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If you are on a laptop, or a brand-name desktop, please also share the make and model of your PC. This may help others clue in on perhaps other known problems. For laptops you can also have a look yourself for known issues, on http://www.linlap.com/
Depending on what kind of crash you had, you will want to look in the text file /var/log/syslog or /var/log/syslog.1 after logging into your system again. Look for the timestamp that matches up with the time of your crash, and around that timestamp look for errors or warnings. That will be an important clue on what is wrong and is the most likely to help figure out what to do to fix this.