Is the Windows 10 Upgrade Right for You?

As you might have seen down in your system tray, the area by your clock… a little Windows 8 looking icon. If you click on it, it’s a Windows 10 upgrade window asking you to register to be on the list for the upgrade on July 29th or after.

Windows 10 Upgrade

If you register, it will be downloaded to your computer when

 

Panda antivirus problems

Panda antivirus software labels itself as malware

Affected users were warned not to reboot their machines

An antivirus program labeled itself as malware, causing some computers it was running on to stop working.

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After an update, essential components in two Panda Security antivirus programs became corrupted, leading them to be mistakenly identified as malign and quarantined.

Panda said a fix …

 

Free Software Isn’t Free and Installing It Can Cost You Plenty

Freeware isn’t actually free software, and we’re all paying for it now. We regularly tell our customers to be very careful when installing free software because it generally caries a hidden payload of crappy software with it.

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Most computer tune-ups we perform for our customers begin with the removal of a bunch of free, useless programs that are sapping the …

 

Why Is My Computer SO Slow to Start Up?

“Why is my computer SO slow to start up?” It happens to most of us–you go to start work on an urgent email, or finish that document you really need to print, or finally edit that photo of the kids–and five minutes later after you started your system, the computer STILL isn’t ready!

My Computer is SO Slow

It’s extremely frustrating, but there are things …

 

Office 365 Small Businesses Plans Now Available

Microsoft today announced a raft of new Office 365 plans for smaller businesses that will eventually supplant its extant offerings.

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The company is lowering the price of its most expensive smaller business offering — from $15 per seat per month to $12.50 — and raising the employee cap in some cases to 300 from 25. Microsoft has preserved a $5 …