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Do not update to Windows 10

 

After years of waiting, Windows 10 finally hit the shelves in late July this year and caused many to rethink their current operating system situation. Hard as it may be to turn down new and exciting improvements to the existing Windows platform, upgrading to a new operating system as soon as it’s available isn’t always […]

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Warning: XP Support Gone 8 April 2014

    On 8 April 2014 Microsoft will finally pull the plug and end support for Windows XP, a 12-year-old operating system that is estimated to still run on around 600 million of the world’s PCs. What does this mean for my business:     Security & Compliance Risks: Unsupported and unpatched environments are vulnerable to […]

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Windows Blue Screen of Death: Causes and Fixes

 

The “Blue Screen of Death,” Microsoft Windows’ well-known error message, is more technically known as a “Stop error.” The BSoD has been around since the Windows 1.0 days, though it’s replaced in the upcoming Windows 8 with a friendlier version, complete with “sad face” emoticon. The stop error screen signifies that Windows has experienced an […]

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Is Microsoft Security Essentials Right for Your Business?

 

Microsoft Security Essentials is the spiritual successor of Windows Defender, the now old ad-ware and spyware blocker that came default on Windows based operating systems. They took what made Windows Defender good, which was basically the low resource usage and fairly high accuracy when scanning, and made it better. The best part about this is […]

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Why backup your files?

 

The importance of backing up your files Having important business files on your computer is certainly something that every business owner does but it seems like most do not know how to take care of them. You will find that most business owners will rarely back their computers up and then go through the pain […]

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Keeping Your Computer up to Date

Many computer users don’t think about maintaining their machines until they slow down significantly or become unreliable. Regularly performing system maintenance will keep your computer operating at optimum efficiency and decrease your computer’s chances of being infected with malware or viruses. Keeping your system up to date will also help you delay purchasing a new […]

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Top 5 PC Cleaning tools

One of the most important things about owning a computer, whether for personal or for business reasons, is how to keep that computer clean. However (especially with Microsoft heavy computers), every company is out for a buck, and some of them simply do not have products that do the job. To keep you away from […]

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Top 5 Twitter clients

Top 5 Twitter clients Even if you are not impressed with the Twitter site itself, the application continues to expand its usefulness by fostering many add on clients which can definitely add to the experience of both the individual using Twitter for personal things or the business using Twitter to promote a product or service. […]

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