Tag Archives: windows

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 […]

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 […]

What’s Wrong With Apple? How to survive and get out of single digits.

Hello, I have written before on the impact or lack of impact of Macs in the marketplace. Before I continue, I am a Windows user and a Mac user. I service Windows PCs and Macs. So, I think I have some objectivity in this area. The simple truth about the Windows versus Mac debate is […]

Need Help Learning How To Use Windows 8?

Hello, Do you need help understanding and using Windows 8.1? Well, you need not look any further for FREE online resources than here: Go to the Store on the Start Menu and there are plenty of free apps on learning and using Windows 8.1. Click on this link: http://www.techsupportalert.com/content/five-useful-places-learn-how-use-windows-81-better.htm. If you have an Android phone or […]

Wow! Too Much Conflicting Information On What To Buy

With less than a week before Christmas, you will see “fantastic” offers for a lot of tech products. This can be overwhelming to experienced as well as inexperienced tech users. My favorite website for referring people for detailed help is the Buying Guides page on Kim Komando’s website http://www.komando.com/buyguide/. She has evaluating and writing about computers […]

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” […]