Is Dust Slowing Down Your Computer?

2020-06-12T19:57:44-05:00December 23rd, 2019|MAC, PC, REPAIRS|

We don't often think about how dust might be affecting our computer, especially if we keep a clean house. Still, dust happens and when it builds up in your computer (this includes laptops) it clogs the air vents and fan keeping them from doing their job: cooling your system. The resulting heat can wreak havoc. From [...]

How To Avoid “Virus Alert” Scams

2018-07-10T13:40:41-05:00July 10th, 2018|MAC, PC, SECURITY|

"Microsoft Has Detected A Virus on Your Computer" These annoyingly scary pop-ups are becoming prevalent and causing some computer owners to fall victim to money scams. Here how it works: You’re happily surfing the Internet or reading your email online when suddenly your screen fills itself with this dreaded message. You’re not sure what to do [...]

Facebook Privacy and Security

2017-09-27T12:43:29-05:00September 27th, 2017|APPS, FACEBOOK, MAC, PC, SECURITY|

Stay more secure by turning on login alerts in your Settings, change your password regularly (and choose a strong one) and log out of your internet browser when you're done checking your Facebook. 1. From the Facebook app on your phone, tap the menu button (in the bottom right corner with 3 stacked lines) 2. Tap [...]

How to Update Adobe Flash Player

2017-09-13T13:42:12-05:00September 13th, 2017|MAC, PC, SECURITY, SOFTWARE|

In early April, Adobe came forward and asked that everyone who uses Adobe Flash Player please update their application. This was due to a security vulnerability within the Flash Player application that could possibly allow a nasty ransomware virus on to a users system. To check your version click here. This will take you to Adobe's [...]