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Mac vs PC, Which Is Better?

Mac vs PC, Which Is Better?

Mac Repair Prescott AZ It’s that age old question…Mac or PC? Which is better, and we’re here to say…it depends. You should know that Macs run on the Mac OS X operating system and PCs run on Windows. It’s down to the individual as to which is easier to use.  There are also differences in ... Read More
 
Do You Know Where Your Facebook Data Is Going?

Do You Know Where Your Facebook Data Is Going?

Facebook is dealing with a scandal around the corporation’s use of data from Cambridge Analytica, a British political research company.Thanks to the massive data collecting operation known as Facebook, Cambridge Analytica obtained 50 million Facebook users’ personal information. Well Cambridge didn’t obtain this data through a hack, but through a Facebook app that gave a ... Read More
 
Safe Online Tips for Tax Season!

Safe Online Tips for Tax Season!

Tens of millions of Americans will file their federal income tax returns online this year. If you’re among them, here are some suggestions to keep yourself protected! 1. Perform a clean sweep Use an anti-malware software product to scan for and eliminate any keylogger or other security loophole on the computer you’ll be using to prepare your taxes. We can suggest ... Read More
 
Your Computer May Be At Risk; A Vital CPU Flaw!

Your Computer May Be At Risk; A Vital CPU Flaw!

To begin to understand this flaw, we need to first understand what a CPU is. The central processing unit (CPU) is the computer component that’s responsible for interpreting and executing most of the commands from the computer’s other hardware and software. All sorts of devices use a CPU, including desktop, laptop, and tablet computers, smartphones… even ... Read More
 
Computer Repair Prescott AZ

Computer Repair Prescott AZ

In case you didn’t know, here at The PC Works we have moved! We are currently occupying an office in the business buildings near Costco. We offer computer repair Prescott AZ! Our address is: 3767 Karicio Ln. Prescott, AZ 86303 What does this mean? We are more prepared to serve you. With a building that ... Read More
 
Kaspersky Users: Time to Remove and Replace!

Kaspersky Users: Time to Remove and Replace!

Video Credit: Fox News Call us now to remove and replace Kaspersky with a safe option! (928)775-5475 or (928)445-6700! Russian Cybersecurity Company called Kaspersky Lab has lost one of their biggest clients: the US government. The Secretary of Homeland Security has ordered the removal of this product from all federal computers in the next 90 ... Read More
 
How To Speed Test Your Internet Connection At Home

How To Speed Test Your Internet Connection At Home

Speed testing your internet connection’s performance is a straightforward exercise. You don’t need any extra software—all you need is a computer with a web browser. But there are also a few things you can do to make sure you are getting the most accurate reading of your internet connection. Here’s what to do. Get ready ... Read More
 
iPhone Users: Upgrade to iOS 10.3.3

iPhone Users: Upgrade to iOS 10.3.3

Who Is iOS 10.3.3 Upgrade For? iOS 10.3.3 upgrade is expected to be the final iOS 10 release and like its predecessors is compatible with the iPhone 5 or later, iPad 4 or later and the 6th generation iPod touch or later. The standout is a patch for a serious vulnerability dubbed ‘Broadpwn’ which allows hackers ... Read More
 
3 Best Free Tune-Up Tools

3 Best Free Tune-Up Tools

3 Free Tools for Computer Protection and Upkeep A good antivirus program should get rid of existing malware and will prevent malicious software from infecting your computer in the first place and steer you away from bad websites.   Microsoft Security Essentials (Windows 7)/Windows Defender (Windows 8 and beyond): Built in to your Windows Platform ... Read More