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7 Steps to Hack Proofing Your Facebook in 2017

7 Steps to Hack Proofing your Facebook Profile in 2017 While it is impossible to guarantee your Facebook account won't be compromised you can take some steps to decrease the likelihood of some unscrupulous person gaining access to your account.  Facebook now has over 1 billion users and as such a lot of information is available [...]

By |November 20th, 2016|app, Facebook, Technology|Comments Off on 7 Steps to Hack Proofing Your Facebook in 2017

Tech Tip-Malware Removal

Tech Tip-Malware Removal 101 GOAL Removal of malicious content and proactive computer security OVERVIEW Malware, commonly referred to as Computer Viruses or Spyware, cannot be ignored.  It is inevitable that one way or another you will have to confront the seedy underside of the technology world.  Unfortunately there is new malware popping up all the [...]

By |September 17th, 2013|Computer Security, Malware, Technology|Comments Off on Tech Tip-Malware Removal

One Step to Speed Up Your Windows Computer For Free-Video

One Simple & Free Way to Speed Up Your Windows Computer A Free Tool Worth The Price The fine folks at Piriform have offered CCleaner (Short for Crap Cleaner) for years, and have kept it free the entire time.  They do offer a paid version with an extended set of tools to maintain your computer. [...]

By |August 29th, 2013|Maintenance, New Haven Computer Repair, Technology, Windows|Comments Off on One Step to Speed Up Your Windows Computer For Free-Video

The Start Button is Back-Windows 8.1 Review

Windows 8.1 Review Windows 8.1 is scheduled to be released on October 17th if you have Windows 8 already.  It will be a free update.  It will be available in stores on October 18th, but you can try it now if you are so inclined. Generally we do not recommend running a new Operating System [...]

By |August 23rd, 2013|Mobile Device, Smart Phone, Software Updates, Technology, Windows|Comments Off on The Start Button is Back-Windows 8.1 Review

New Haven Computer Repair in 2013

New Haven Computer Repair When it comes to computer repair in New Haven, CT you have a multitude of choices.  Some of the service professionals are very good at what they do and come highly recommended.  Others not so much.  The question is how do you know who to choose, or how much you should [...]

By |August 19th, 2013|New Haven Computer Repair, Technology|Comments Off on New Haven Computer Repair in 2013

Prevent Identity Theft in 2013

How to Prevent Identity Theft in 2013 You have Facebook, Twitter, Email and Instant Messaging and you are constantly warned of impending threats to your accounts.  Posts warn of other accounts being hacked, emails warn of phishing attempts and random instant messages pop up claiming that your friend's account was broken into and they had [...]

By |August 12th, 2013|app, Identity Theft, Phishing, SMishing, Technology|Comments Off on Prevent Identity Theft in 2013

8 Pro Tips to Maintain and Protect Your Computer For Free

Computer Maintenance Is Not Always Expensive You recently spent $1200 on a shiny new laptop but you are skeptical about perusing the internet.  You have heard the stories of identity theft, credit card theft, lost documents and photos and computer crashes.   Your friends and co-workers pass on tales from computer graveyards.  As a result [...]

By |July 30th, 2013|app, Computer Security, Maintenance, Technology, Windows|Comments Off on 8 Pro Tips to Maintain and Protect Your Computer For Free

Don’t skip updates

Updates are Important   You are working on an important document, or a blog post, or editing a video/photograph and suddenly you receive notification that your computer needs to update.  What do you do? Well if you're like most people you ignore the update so that you can complete the work you are doing, and [...]

By |July 29th, 2013|Software Updates, Technology|Comments Off on Don’t skip updates