Microsoft Security ALERT Scam

Microsoft Security ALERT Scam

Did something like this pop up on your web browser locking your screen and requiring you to make a phone call? Users are often redirected to this website by various potentially unwanted programs (PUPs) that often infiltrate systems without permission. As well as...
‘Flubot’ malware that arrives by text message/voicemail

‘Flubot’ malware that arrives by text message/voicemail

If you’ve been receiving strange, garbled SMS messages mentioning a missed call, voicemail, parcel delivery recently, you’re not alone. The messages are generated by malware called Flubot, which spreads via SMS and can infect insecure Android phones. If you receive a...
How Many Good Battery Habits Do You Really Have?

How Many Good Battery Habits Do You Really Have?

Batteries are rarely talked about – until they’re drained – then we’ll tell everyone as we beg desperately for a charger, hoping to get enough juice to last the day. The truth is, they’re a miracle of engineering that gets taken for granted when full and cursed...
Five Ways to Love Your Laptop (and make it last longer)

Five Ways to Love Your Laptop (and make it last longer)

Laptop computers are one of the most fragile pieces of tech you’ll ever buy, but they also receive the roughest treatment. Extend your laptop’s life with these five easy tips. Avoid sharp movements during use:  While some newer laptops have a Solid State (SSD) drive...
Revive Your Slow Computer with an Easy Bottleneck Blitz

Revive Your Slow Computer with an Easy Bottleneck Blitz

Old age creeps up slowly – unless you’re a computer. Then it seems to happen overnight. One day you’re logging in normally and jumping right into the action, the next day booting up takes so long you not only have time to make a cup of coffee, you could have run out...