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Google Ends Helpouts

Monday, February 23rd, 2015

Google’s dream of a crowd-sourced educational community is shutting down. Learn what helped kill Helpouts. Continue reading

What If My Upgraded Windows 10 PC Fails?

Saturday, February 21st, 2015

What happens if the hard drive of a computer upgraded to Windows 10 fails? How to back up your drive. Continue reading

Where Can I Get Portable WiFi For A Trip?

Thursday, February 19th, 2015

Christina wants to know what her WiFi options are for traveling. We check them out. Continue reading

5 Things You Must Not Lose

Thursday, February 19th, 2015

The 5 things you must not lose and why it could be a tech disaster if you do. Continue reading

In The News 02-20-15

Thursday, February 19th, 2015

In The News 2-20-14 Ten million passwords released online, Scribd adds comics & Smartphone thefts fall. Continue reading

Sling TV Brings Cable Channels Without Cable

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Cable channels without cable? Learn how Sling TV brings several popular channels into your home. Continue reading

Henry fears that if he switches from XP, he’ll lose valuable Quicken data, but there could be an easy solution. Continue reading

Should I Dual-Boot Windows 10?

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Tom wants to know if he should dual-boot Windows 10 with Windows 8.1 Continue reading

How Do I Protect Against Ransomware?

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

Ernie’s been hearing a lot about ransomware and wants to know how it works. We look at how to fight it. Continue reading

Chromebook: Can I Use An External DVD Drive?

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

Can you use an external DVD drive with a Chromebook? Continue reading

Run Android Apps On Your PC

Monday, February 16th, 2015

How BlueStacks can help you run Android apps on your PC. Continue reading

How long will the free Windows 10 upgrade last? Gladie is worried she’ll have to pay a subscription fee after a year. Continue reading

Beware This Facebook Friend Scam

Sunday, February 15th, 2015

Beware of this Facebook friend scam. How scammers target you on social media. Continue reading

Can I Upgrade Flash On My Tablet?

Sunday, February 15th, 2015

Can Flash be upgraded beyond 11.5 on an Android tablet? Continue reading

Is Your Smart TV Eavesdropping?

Saturday, February 14th, 2015

Samsung is warning smart TV users that their sets could be listening in on conversations. We look at what caused the fuss. Continue reading

High-tech gadgets to make your life easier, and your home safer. Continue reading

In The News 02-13-15

Thursday, February 12th, 2015

In The 2-13-15 Windows 10 adds Office apps, Verizon hikes and lowers data rates and the FCC wants to treat the Internet like a utility. Continue reading

Microsoft Office Is Free For Your Android Tablet

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

Great news for fans of Microsoft Office who own an Android tablet.  Microsoft Office Apps are  now available for free in the Google Play Store.  Office 365 has been available for Android phones for some time as part of an Office subscription, but not for Android tablets.

Microsoft made free versions of their Office apps available for Android phones, iPads and iPhones at the end

How Do I Change How Something Opens?

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

Vicki wants to know how to change a default program. Continue reading

How Does Netflix Know Where To Pick Up A Movie?

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

Barbara wants to know how Netflix knows to pick up a movie on her TV right where she left off watching on her tablet. Continue reading

What Is Spoofing?

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

Terry got a phone call from his own phone number? So what’s going on? Continue reading

Chrome Questions

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

Mike has downloaded Google Chrome and he has a few questions about the browser. Continue reading

Who Knew Windows 10 Was Free?

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

Who knew Windows 10 was free and when did they know it? Continue reading

Help! I’m Afraid To Update

Monday, February 9th, 2015

Kim is so concerned about app permissions, she’s afraid to update her phone. Continue reading

Signs Your Processor Is Overheating: Part 2

Monday, February 9th, 2015

Learn what could be causing your computer to overheat. Continue reading

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