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Questions about the upgrade to Windows 8.1 – Will it overwrite files or be a whole lot of work. We explain why the 8.1 upgrade is nothing to fear. Continue reading

Social Fixer: Fix Your Facebook Feed

Monday, April 28th, 2014

Another site to help you fix Facebook, this one for Facebook plugs into your browser and improves the existing Facebook.com web site. Continue reading

Sue is a Windows 7 user and wants to know if she can get an upgrade to 8.1 for free. Continue reading

Netflix To Raise Prices

Sunday, April 27th, 2014

Netflix says users can expect prices to rise. What kind of increase to expect and why the company says it’s necessary. Continue reading

Can I Keep Office 2003?

Sunday, April 27th, 2014

Janet wants to know if it’s time to upgrade from Office 2003 and if her documents will work with a newer version of Office Continue reading

Learn how the Windows 8.1 Photos app makes it easy to view, organize and edit your images. Continue reading

Windows 8.1.1 – What’s New

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

Windows 8.1.1 is here – we highlight the best features of the most recent update. Continue reading

In The News 04-25-2014

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

In The News 04-25-2014 Heartbleed hacker arrested, goodbye passwords – Let your phone unlock your computer & a ring that can read for the visually impaired. Continue reading

Jane’s external floppy drive is not working with her Windows 7 computer. We troubleshoot. Continue reading

How Long Does OS Support Last?

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

How long are operating systems supported? We compare Windows, Mac OS & Linux policies. Continue reading

How to make sure Internet Explorer forgets to remember your passwords. Continue reading

Ted wants to know if he can install Office 2003 on multiple computers now that Microsoft security support has ended. Continue reading

Wearable Tech: Part 2

Monday, April 21st, 2014

The wearable tech products that can turn your body into a computer. Continue reading

Microsoft is offering up another Office 365 subscription option: Office 365 Personal. Continue reading

A new survey shows that many people using XP say they were unaware Microsoft was ending security support. Continue reading

Can I Get Anti-Virus For Linux Mint?

Sunday, April 20th, 2014

Terri wants to know what type of anti-virus she needs for her Linux Mint operating system. Continue reading

Is Microsoft pulling support for Windows 8 & 8.1? We break down the facts. Continue reading

Pick Your Ubuntu Flavor: Part 2

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Part 2 of our look at the flavors of Ubuntu. Find the one that works for you. Continue reading

In The News 4-18-2014

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

In The News 4-18-2014 Tests show Heartbleed bug is serious, you could soon pay with your Facebook account and 3-D printers are a good thing. Continue reading

XP Security Update: Was It Real?

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Terry is wondering if an XP update notice he received is the real thing. Continue reading

Is XP Safe Just To Update Software?

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Nancy wants to know if it’s safe to take her XP computer online just to update software. Continue reading

Bob wants to know if he can make OneDrive his default in Windows 8. Continue reading

New users of the Nook app can get free previews of books and magazines until the end of April. Continue reading

How You Can Be An Online Teacher

Sunday, April 13th, 2014

Learn how you can be an online teacher and some tools that make it easier. Continue reading

Is Facebook Draining Your iPhone?

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

Is your iPhone battery draining fast? Find out why Facebook and other social apps could be the culprit and the best ways to preserve battery life. Continue reading

Ernest wants to know what steps home users can take to protect themselves from Heartbleed. Continue reading

iPhone’s Siri is getting some competition in the digital personal assistant department from Microsoft. The company is calling Windows Phone’s Cortana the world’s first truly personal digital assistant. Continue reading

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