Monthly Archives: August 2009

Free Anti-Virus Programs

Have you heard that using Free anti-Virus programs is not as good as the ones you pay for? We don’t think that’s true. But, we’ve heard that opinion tossed around enough that we want to give you our opinion. There … Continue reading

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Presidential Libraries and Blogs

by Chris Guld of Geeks on Tour: If you are interested in American history, as we are, you will love visiting Presidential Libraries/Museums. We make a point of visiting them whenever one is nearby.  In our 6 years of RV … Continue reading

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Wi-Fi: The Best of Speeds, The Worst of Speeds

by Chris Guld, Geeks on Tour: We spent the past week in Essex Junction Vermont at the FMCA Northeast Area Rally (NEAR.)  To our surprise and delight, there was Wi-Fi available right at our parking spot.  We could tell it … Continue reading

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Denial of Service Attacks

Reports in the media say that the recent DoS attacks against Twitter, Face Book and others may have been enabled by YOU.  If your computer is not up to date, it could easily be infected and being used by cyber-criminals … Continue reading

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Google Maps – custom route lines

by Chris Guld If you’ve tried making custom Google maps in the past and got discouraged with the clunky way you had to draw your route lines …  You need to try again!  Google is continuously adding features to their … Continue reading

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Are you Being Followed?

Are you being Followed ? by Chris Guld Have you noticed on Blogger blogs that many of them now have a section called ‘Followers?’ What does that mean? And, how do you use it? First an example, if you go … Continue reading

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Should you Upgrade to Windows 7?

Should you Upgrade to Windows 7? by Jim Guld Windows 7 has just moved from testing to the RTM phase.  That means that Microsoft says it is ready to go, or Released To Manufacturing. What does that mean to you?  … Continue reading

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