How To Protect Your Computer And Data From Viruses, Crashes And Other Problems

Meet Anne. (not her real name). Anne runs a busy accounting office from her home.  She called in a sheer panic one April, because her hard drive died. Unfortunately for Anne, this happened just as tax filing season was near an Continue reading How To Protect Your Computer And Data From Viruses, Crashes And Other Problems

Does Your Phone/Tablet Need Anti-Virus?

Everyone knows that your computer needs anti-virus protection. What about your phone or tablet? Phones and tablets are computers, and there are bad guys out there writing viruses and password-stealing programs, with the intention of stealing your money, holding your Continue reading Does Your Phone/Tablet Need Anti-Virus?

Microsoft Fixes Internet Explorer Security Flaw

Internet Explorer OK To Use Again Just 5 days after news of the major security flaw in Internet Explorer, Microsoft released a fix last Friday.  The fix has already been applied to most computers via Microsoft Update or Windows Update, Continue reading Microsoft Fixes Internet Explorer Security Flaw

Internet Explorer Security Flaw

Security Alert: Hackers Exploiting Newly Discovered Flaw in Internet Explorer Over the weekend, Microsoft revealed that there is a newly discovered security flaw in Internet Explorer that hackers are exploiting. It is called a “zero day” exploit because there was Continue reading Internet Explorer Security Flaw

EXTREMELY URGENT WARNING! Cryptolocker Ransomware Computer Virus: What You Need To Know

Cryptolocker Ransomeware Computer Virus makes most files unusable! This is what the virus looks like: Crypto Locker ‘Ransomware’ is infecting computers and encrypting files so that you cannot access them.  Files cannot be recovered if you are infected. “Ransomware” is Continue reading EXTREMELY URGENT WARNING! Cryptolocker Ransomware Computer Virus: What You Need To Know

Great App for Computers, Phone and Tablet Helps Keep Life in Order

Great App for Computer, Phone and Tablet:  Evernote:  Nerd Rating: 5 stars Ever wanted a place to store all those little notes that get lost so easily? Let me introduce you to Evernote. Evernote is a free app that organizes all Continue reading Great App for Computers, Phone and Tablet Helps Keep Life in Order

20 Questions To Ask Before Hiring A Computer Support Company

Don’t Choose An Inexperienced, Inept or Unscrupulous Computer Technician… Picking the right computer technician or computer support company is more important than many people realize. Not all computer technicians are the same. The best technicians have years of experience, are honest and Continue reading 20 Questions To Ask Before Hiring A Computer Support Company

Should you lease computers for your business?

If Technology fuels your business it is imperative that you have the most cutting edge equipment, even if you’re in start-up mode or a “fiercely independent entrepreneur” like Gay Gaddis, Founder and CEO of T3. We all know cost is Continue reading Should you lease computers for your business?

Windows 8 Cheat Sheet Links

I’ve located a couple of good cheat sheets for Windows 8 users. http://www.dummies.com/how-to/content/windows-8-for-dummies-cheat-sheet.html Here’s a Windows 8 cheat Sheet for seniors http://www.dummies.com/how-to/content/windows-8-for-seniors-for-dummies-cheat-sheet.html