Category Archives: Safe Computing

Safe Computing: Scan for Everything

It’s an unfortunate fact of computing life today that there’s all sorts of nasty stuff that can get into your computer and slow it down or do other damage. You need to have anti-virus software running at all times, as … Continue reading

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BUCS

Regular system maintenence will save you money. A few simple tasks performed every week in this order will keep your computer in top shape.  It is also important to not invite malicious code into your system. Backup. You’ve heard it … Continue reading

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Save some buck$ by practicing BUCS

“Everyone else is getting connected on the WiFi, but even if I get connected, it is so slow.” I’ve heard it many times. Slow response is something that everyone experiences during a computer session. But, if the culprit is not … Continue reading

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Your side of a Wi-Fi hotspot

The equipment you use to connect to a WiFi hotspot is VERY important. Believe it or not, your equipment – computer / adapter / operating system / drivers – is just as important as the hotspot’s equipment in making the … Continue reading

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