Encrypt Your USB Flash Drives

USB Flash drives are a cheap way of storing files but due to their size, they can be misplaced pretty easily. Although replacing them may not be a big deal for your wallet, your files falling into the wrong hands can be disastrous.  To ensure your data is kept safe, it is best to encrypt…

Prevent Desktop Computer From Overheating

 Your desktop computer could be at risk to overheat.  These tips can help prevent your desktop computer from overheating: Clean dust from your computer’s vents.  Dust can collect in a short period time and affect the ventilation of your desktop computer.  Visit our Clean Dust From Your Desktop Computer post for more information. Make sure you are…

Clean Dust From Your Desktop Computer

After hours and hours of use, your desktop computer can get very dusty.  Your fan can really get gummed up and it can affect the way your computer cools down.  An overheated computer can be a very bad things.  Follow these tips to clean dust from your desktop computer.  You will need your computer’s manual…

10 Ways to Speed up Windows 7

Written by Scott Lowe  |  Monday, 16 July 2012 Takeaway: You don’t have to live with a Windows 7 machine that’s becoming unbearably slow. Here are 10 basic steps that will optimize system performance. With Windows 7, Microsoft did a really good job making the system perform well. However, over time, Windows 7 systems can slow…

iPhone 5, End of the Smartphone Era

Written by Robert Hof  |  Monday, 16 July 2012 The great smartphone boom is about to end. That’s according to one savvy tech prognosticator, Bill Whyman, head of the investment research firm International Strategy & Investment‘s tech strategy research team, who tends to look more than a couple quarters ahead.   Whyman contends that as…

8 Tips & Tricks on Windows 8

Microsoft’s forthcoming PC and tablet OS has lots of good stuff for those willing to look We’re just a few months away from Windows 8’s final release. A new operating system can be overwhelming, and not all the changes and additions will appeal to you, but a lot of good stuff in Windows 8 is…