• Reviews

  • The Best Spyware Removal Software

    The Best Spyware Removal Software

    When it comes to protecting your computer, sometimes it’s just not enough to have an antivirus program alone…there are a lot of spyware and malware programs that are floating around on the internet that can install themselves and your antivirus

    Mar 13, 2015 | 0 comments | View Post

  • PC Health Advisor Review

    PC Health Advisor Review

    Name: PC Health Advisor Publisher: Paretologic Software Free Trial:  Yes Recommended: Yes Official Website   Overview Paretologic PC Health Advisor is an all in one computer optimization suite aimed at helping computer users quickly and easily tune up their computers

    Apr 10, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Backblaze Review

    Backblaze Review

    Product: Backblaze Website: www.backblaze.com Publisher:  Backblaze, Inc. Free Trial?  Yes – 15 Days Recommended?  Yes       Backing up your data is one of the most important things that you can possibly do.  However, most people either forget, put

    Jan 24, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Articles

  • How Small Business can Leverage Big Data

    How Small Business can Leverage Big Data

    Big data they call it. Just another fancy name coined in the melee of technological inventions (both hardware and software) we’re living in today. As with all technologies in the workplace, it has and continues to intimidate many – small

    Sep 01, 2015 | 0 comments | View Post

  • How Do Hackers Impact The Online World?

    How Do Hackers Impact The Online World?

    Typically, computer hackers are vilified for accessing computers, damaging machines and stealing data. The overall impression is that hackers are detrimental to everyday computer users, companies, and even nations. To a certain extent, those allegations are correct. However, there are

    Jun 30, 2015 | 0 comments | View Post

  • How Does Ransomware Affect Computer Users?

    How Does Ransomware Affect Computer Users?

    While virtually everyone has heard of ransomware by now, not everyone understands how it threatens even average computer users. Ransomware is malicious software designed to block a computer user’s access to their files. In effect, it freezes the computer, preventing

    Jun 25, 2015 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Tech News

  • 10 Year Old Gets $10,000 Bug Bounty Reward

    10 Year Old Gets $10,000 Bug Bounty Reward

    A 10 year old boy from Finland recently uncovered a bug in Instagram that enabled users to input malicious code into the comments and actually delete other comments.  The bounty was part of Facebook’s bug bounty program that rewards ethical

    May 05, 2016 | 0 comments | View Post

  • The Internet Of Things Can Be Risky

    The Internet Of Things Can Be Risky

    It’s a slippery slope, for sure.  Once a novelty, internet connected devices are becoming more and more a part of our everyday lives.  The problem, however, is security.  The latest court order from the FBI ordering Apple to hack into

    Feb 28, 2016 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Phishing Scheme Perpetrator Sentenced

    Phishing Scheme Perpetrator Sentenced

    Andrew Helton, a 29 year old man from Oregon, has pleaded guilty to heading up a phishing scheme that tricked users into giving up their Gmail and Apple account usernames and passwords.  Through this data he was able to obtain

    Feb 19, 2016 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Virus And Malware Info

  • Get Rid Of Conduit Search

    Get Rid Of Conduit Search

    One of the most annoying things that can happen to a computer user is the appearance of spyware and adware – seemingly out of nowhere.  The Conduit search “toolbar” and browser hijacker is one of the most common versions of

    Apr 02, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • How To Remove Ukash Virus

    How To Remove Ukash Virus

    The Ukash virus is a “ransomware” virus that got its name from the Ukash money transfer system that the virus tells computer users to use in order to pay the ransom and unlock their system.  Typically this virus will display

    Sep 13, 2013 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Get Rid Of MyStart Incredibar

    Get Rid Of MyStart Incredibar

    One of the more common malware programs floating around on the internet are rogue toolbars that mostly affect the target computer’s internet browsers such as Firefox, Internet Explorer, Chrome, etc.  They will hijack search results, change home pages, and prevent

    Sep 13, 2013 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Other Recent Articles

  • Ensure Your iPhone Is Up To Date

    Ensure Your iPhone Is Up To Date

    A recent odd and interesting threat has been recently uncovered in which it is demonstrated that simply turning the date in your phone back to January 1 1970 will permanently “brick” (or render completely useless) your iPhone.  The flaw was uncovered by Zach Straley in his recent YouTube video.  It’s a very serious flaw that […]

    Apr 18, 2016 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Why Windows 10 may save you the Password Rigmarole

    Why Windows 10 may save you the Password Rigmarole

    Windows 10 recently hit the shelves and a good number of PC users around the world have already upgraded to the latest OS offering from Microsoft. And unlike Windows 8 and its variations, they seem to have gotten this one right. ‘How’ is a question for another day, but thus far, this operating system is […]

    Aug 14, 2015 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Drones on the Doorstep: Facebook and Amazon Lead the Way

    Drones on the Doorstep: Facebook and Amazon Lead the Way

    What if your Amazon packages were delivered via robot? Or what if your internet connectivity was made possible by a machine in the sky? That’s essentially what two giant companies, Amazon and Facebook, are working on right now with their drone programs. Is the world of science fiction closer than you think? Facebook’s Plan for […]

    Aug 03, 2015 | 0 comments | View Post

  • When is it Time to Say No to Social Media?

    When is it Time to Say No to Social Media?

    While there are significant benefits to using social media sites, there are as many reasons for eliminating, or at least limiting, their use. Like any other habit, social media use becomes addicting for some people. They can’t bear to be away from their “friends” or “contacts” on different sites. That level of dependence can quickly […]

    Jun 08, 2015 | 0 comments | View Post