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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 and large business alike. What’s all the hype and huge investments into it, you may […]

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 others who feel today’s hackers are an asset to all users. Why would anyone defend […]

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 its use. While not everyone stores large quantities of data on their home or office […]

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 […]

Is Sitting in Front of the Computer Causing Pain?

Is Sitting in Front of the Computer Causing Pain?

Computers have forever altered the workplace environment and, for home-based workers, the home office. While computers have made it possible to accomplish a wide variety of tasks that, at one point, required more people and time to accomplish, their use does not come without problems. There are health-related issues that routinely result from spending hours […]

Debunking the PC Verses Mac Arguments

Debunking the PC Verses Mac Arguments

While there are obvious differences between Macs and PCs, many of the reasons consumers use to make their buying choices are less than valid. In fact, many myths have persisted years after they’ve been debunked. Before making buying decisions, get rid of those preconceived notions and take a careful look at the arguments used by […]

Finding People Using Online Tools

Finding People Using Online Tools

Given the array of tools available for finding virtually anyone online, a little knowledge will make it possible to find that old friend or colleague that seems to have disappeared. While it’s possible to remain somewhat anonymous, anyone online leaves footprints. Although it may not always be easy to find someone, there are techniques that […]

Updating Drivers On Your PC

Updating Drivers On Your PC

Since computer drivers are the software that helps all the other software programs to run, the computer user needs to make sure they are working correctly and current. How do you get computer drivers? Often when you purchase a new printer or other hardware for your computer, the company web site will be listed to […]

Spyhunter 4 Download - Free Scan

Spyhunter 4 Download – Free Scan

Looking to download Spyhunter 4?  You can find the download links right here. Note:  The download will come directly from Enigma software, not our website.     Click Here To Download Spyhunter 4   Spyhunter 4 is our top recommended anti-malware software tool.  It can help you to easily and completely get rid of malware […]

Is SpeedyPC Pro Safe?

Is SpeedyPC Pro Safe?

Ask The Tech:  Is Speedy PC Pro Safe? I often get emails from people wondering if certain programs are safe and/or effective, and one of those programs is SpeedyPC Pro.  This program is published by ParetoLogic Software and is a utility tool that can help users clean out and speed up their sluggish computers.  Overall […]