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In The News 04-05-2014

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

In The News 04-05-2014: Windows XP is still on nearly 30% of desktops, Twitter allows photo tags and the first case of WhatsAppitis is diagnosed. Continue reading

Can A Tablet Work For Office Tasks?

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

Can an Android tablet replace a PC? A look at two free office suites that can make the transition possible. Continue reading

Why Did Microsoft Let XP Go On So Long?

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

Lloyd wants to know why Microsoft continued to support XP so long, since it has more security issues than newer operating systems. Continue reading

Geoff wants to know why some sites don’t remember his credit card information. Continue reading

A security flaw in Word could allow attackers to take control of your computer if you simply preview and e-mail. How it works and how to prevent it. Continue reading

Learn how to run Ubuntu and Windows on the same computer in four easy steps. This is a great solution for those who don’t want to part with XP. Continue reading

Sue Ellen wants to know if there are tablets or PCs available with built-in phones. Continue reading

Help! Paragraph Marks In My Document

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

Gloria has unwanted formatting symbols in her documents, we show her how to easily get rid of them. Continue reading

Anti-virus for Android: we take a look at the options. What security programs cost and what they can do to protect your tablet or phone. Continue reading

Should I Block XP Users?

Monday, March 31st, 2014

With the end of XP security support, Brian wants to know if he should block e-mails from friends using XP. Continue reading

Can a Kindle Fire make up for an XP computer not being able to go online for security purposes? Continue reading

A look at the pros and cons of cloud computing. Is it safe? Why are more businesses heading to the cloud? Continue reading

In The News 03-28-2014

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

In The News for 3-28-2014: Sprint expands LTE service, Microsoft offers $50 bucks to switch from XP and YouTube plans kid-friendly channel. Continue reading

Ready to jazz up your Android phone? Learn how to build a custom homescreen. Continue reading

Can I Make A Keyboard DVD Eject Shortcut?

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Bob is burning a lot of CDs and wants an easier way to open the CD drive. We give him some options and a look at what could be a better alternative. Continue reading

Why Do Computers Lock Up?

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Why do computers lock up? We look at some common causes and the solutions. Continue reading

Why Can’t I Connect To Neighbors WiFi?

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Barbara can’t connect her Kindle to her neighbor’s WiFi, even though she has the password. We troubleshoot. Continue reading

Cadillac Comes With Apps, WifFi Hotspot

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

The latest Cadillac comes complete with a built-in WiFi Hotspot and its own app store. Learn about the most-connected car ever. Continue reading

XP computers are 6 times more likely to be attacked than Windows 7 machines. The CEO of AVAST Security issues a warning about the dangers of using XP. Continue reading

Homer wants to know how to get premium channels without involving a cable or satellite company. Continue reading

New Smartphone Tech Helps Blind

Monday, March 24th, 2014

New smartphone accessories can help guide the blind, read documents to them and even help them identify objects around the house. Continue reading

XP – Don’t Shoot The Messenger

Monday, March 24th, 2014

We get a lot of angry letters from people who aren’t planning on giving up XP. Continue reading

End Of XP: What Do I Do?

Sunday, March 23rd, 2014

Alisa is not happy with any of her options as support for XP comes to an end. We try to find the least painful solution for her situation. Continue reading

How banks trying to high tech bank robbers and identity thieves, and what can you do to protect yourself. Continue reading

Should I Ditch My Desktop For A Tablet?

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014

Denise is contemplating ditching her laptop and switching to a tablet. We show her an easy way to test if it’s the right choice for her. Continue reading

A new smart doggy door promises to make your home safer and cleaner. We look at how it works. Continue reading

In The News: 03-21-2014

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

In The News 03-21-2014: Apple trims iPhone return time, OneNote could be on the way for Mac and an alternative to an national Internet sales tax. Continue reading

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