Archive for the ‘Computer Upgrades’ Category


Still Using Windows XP

Still Using Windows XP?
A few months ago, Microsoft put and end to user support to Windows XP.  As a result, many people rushed into stores and upgrades their Windows XP computers to Windows 7 or 8.  Some even switched...Read More

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Zeus Virus

With more people now using social networks more than ever, a nasty virus code-named “Zeus” has been causing quite a stir within the last month.  Unlike most viruses such as the FBI virus that completely compromise a user’s system, Zeus operate...Read More

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Dangers of HP’s Built-in Recovery Manager

One of the most common practices when a computer experiences software errors is to perform a system recovery.  A system recovery is a built-in utility that allows the user to reset their computer back to its factory settings.  While this seems like...Read More

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My Laptop Screen is Black!

Laptops are very convenient because they can pack powerful computers in such a small frame.  They give us the ability to carry our computers with us, and get work done in places that would be impossible with a desktop computer.  You find yourself s...Read More

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Raid What?

After finally dealing with the loss of your precious 10-year old Windows XP computer, you decide its time to move on.  You eagerly head over to your local brick and mortar and start looking up and down the computer selection.  You come across a shi...Read More

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Should I Pay for PC Cleaning/Speed Up Apps?

If you have every used the internet, which is all of you if you are reading this, then you are well aware of the abundance of Windows Cleaning/Speed Up Apps.  They go by various names and they all aim to speed up a computer.  Many have fallen victi...Read More

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Using Google Cloud Printing

Wireless printing has always been a major headache for the everyday computer user.  They are complicated, frustrating, and usually result in hiring a computer repair company to set them up.  However, recently, there has been a major shift in what w...Read More

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Windows 8.1 Update

Microsoft’s newest operating system has certainly been hit with loads of criticism.  Windows 8 tried to introduce new and exciting changes.  While to some, it may have helped bring a new a fresh look to Windows, most felt that it made things clun...Read More

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Is a Wireless AC Router Worth it Right Now?

It seems like every year there is some kind of a huge breakthrough in wireless technology.  And with more devices connected to Wifi than ever (Ipads, Smartphones, Desktops, Laptops, Kindles,etc) an improvement in Wifi speeds is very necessary.  It ...Read More

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Windows 8 New Refresh Tool

  We have all been there before.  We buy a brand new computer and we are very happy with the speed and snappiness.  Everything runs like a brand new Mercedes.  After weeks, months, and years, that Mercedes starts to run more like a bicycle...Read More

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