Category Archives: Software

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Beware Of Tech Support Phone Scam

Beware of the telephone scam where a person tells you they are with Microsoft support and you have viruses on your computer. Their aim is to convince you to let them have access to your computer to supposedly “fix” the problem. What really happens is they infect your computer and charge you to remove the […]

Internet Security – Are you protected?

Does your computer have a comprehensive Internet Security Program protecting you from viruses and spyware and firewall protection against potential hackers? It does not matter if you have a Windows computer or a Mac, you need protection. Besides having the protection, you need to keep it up-to-date. Unfortunately, there are a lot of people who […]

Beware Of Malicious Software Threats

Hello, I work on computers. Over the past several months, I have noticed an increase in malicious threats winding up on computers because people are unaware of what they are clicking on or downloading. When you download a program or an attachment, look carefully at your computer screen and make sure that is all you […]

Laptop. Tablet, or Chromebook: What Do I Choose?

Hello, Do you feel like your confused about what to purchase? There is a lot of misinformation in advertising. The manufacturers of tablets are counting on this and that includes Microsoft. There is no tablet that has the computing power of the Intel “i” CPUs found in laptops, has the graphics power, or has the […]

XP Support Is Ending in April: It’s Time To Move Forward

Hello, Just in case you hadn’t heard. Microsoft will stop supporting Windows XP. The date appears to be April 8th. This means Microsoft will not provide anymore updates. It will become a non-supported operating system. All operating systems eventually come to an end life. If  you have not switched to a newer system, then, the […]

Who I Write For

Hello, As I have stated in earlier posts, this blog is for the average everyday computer user. I focus the content and my writing style to those who don’t have the time for tech speak. I find that people want to learn, but just don’t have the time. So, that’s where I step in. There’s […]