How To Build your own Website

It is far easier than you think to set up your own website.  Years ago, only large corporations and major businesses had their own websites.  Nowadays, it is not unusual for many people to have their own website - for personal use (sharing pics, blogs), or for small business ventures. There is a … [Read more...]

How to Buy a New Computer

There are a lot of "Computer Buying Guides" out there, but most of them simply promote the flashy new trends of the season or tout the biggest or most expensive computers.  Our Computer Buying Guide walks you through step-by-step instructions on how to pick and purchase your next new PC. Pick a … [Read more...]

Computing in the Virtual Cloud

Cloud computing is a new term and gaining widespread use.  It basically means performing traditional computer processes on machines or servers in a virtual location, or cloud.  Cloud computing means creating, editing, saving, backing up files online without having to have those files or programs … [Read more...]

Data Encryption Made Easy

You don't need to be a Fortune 500 executive or a Secret Agent to feel the need to protect the data on your computer.  Furthermore, there is free software available that allows you to fully encrypt your PC's hard drive using the latest technology and security standards. With regards to the … [Read more...]

How to set up a Windows7 HomeGroup

Once upon a time, home networking for the average user was a bit of a hassle to set up. Sharing files across a Local Access Network and configuring printers and other devices to work with multiple computers was often a tedious process. Fortunately, those days are long behind us thanks to an … [Read more...]

Free Image Editing Software

With an ever increasing reliance on visual mediums to make points known online, it is also increasingly important to have a good image editing software program available to you for minor edits and splices. However, it is always best to get something for free if you can, and with the large amount of … [Read more...]

Start up your PC in SAFE MODE

Windows safe mode is a system startup option designed to assist in troubleshooting problems with the Windows operating system. When a computer is started in safe mode, Windows loads only the very basic drivers and system files that are necessary to run the computer. This allows you to verify that … [Read more...]

Voice to Text Apps – Increase Productivity!

Today, people are finding themselves in a longer and longer commute to get from home to work and back. People living near major metropolitan areas such as New York City, Washington, DC, or LA find themselves in a long commute; for many it is well over 1 hour each way.  This equates to at least 2 … [Read more...]

HP dv6z Laptop Review

HP Delivers a Powerful Notebook for under $600- the HP Pavilion dv6Z Quad Edition HP Pavilion dv6Z Quad Edition ranks at 4.5 out of 5 stars as the preferred choice of a Hewlett-Packard laptop this season for under $600. The streamlined design of this laptop and standard 6-cell Lithium-Ion battery … [Read more...]

Protect Yourself Online – Internet Safety

You can protect your PC while you browse the internet by installing and using third-party internet browsers and a few useful plug-ins.  We recommend you use of the latest version of FireFox with the NoScript add-on combined with Sandboxie NoScript disables all active/java scripting on the page … [Read more...]