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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 […]

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 […]

Beware of Tech Support Scams

Hello, Have you ever had some kind of remote tech support done on your computer? I know I have. Check this out: http://videos.komando.com/watch/4871/viral-videos-tech-support-scammer-installs-virus-right-in-front-of-your-eyes?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=tvkim&utm_content=2014-01-15-article-title-e. It’ll take about 5 minutes total to read the article and view the video. It made me pause and think how vulnerable one can be. Since computers are in some way, intimidating to […]

What to buy? My oh my! Why this blog is for you

Have you ever felt overwhelmed or stupid because you don’t know what to do? I think it’s safe to say that I am not alone. Now, as it relates to so many type of computing devices and their accessories, the choices are immense, the marketing hype confusing and misleading, and every so-called or self-proclaimed “expert” […]