USB Flash Drive Malware and Viruses- Prevention and help against spreading.

More and more I am noticing that people bring in machines that are virus infected and the root of the evil is a friends USB flash drive or after running a scan, their own flash drive. I personally use a large flash drive to always have my software and other goodies I need on me at all times. What I have seen is rather than downloading an .exe file to the computer and then transferring to a flash drive, more people are just downloading software, music, and other files directly to flash drive. I suggest not doing this. What SHOULD

Continue Reading Posted by Lisa Ambrusko on June 22, 2015.

New PC Retro Flyer

Continue Reading Posted by Keith Silverman on June 10, 2015.

Microsoft starts prompting Windows 7 and Windows 8 users to ‘reserve’ their free Windows 10 upgrade.

This morning I came in to the store and fired up the computer that we use for our point of sale, There in the corner was a little windows icon, once clicked it prompted me to "reserve" my upgrade for the upcoming Windows 10. Now, I am not sure about some of you, but myself, I have actually tried Windows 10, and while it does have MANY improvements over Windows 8, I don't foresee us upgrading the store machine anytime soon. Everything we run currently runs fine on Windows 7. I do however see the benefit for our end users.

Continue Reading Posted by Lisa Ambrusko on June 01, 2015.