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Smartphone and Computer Blue Light Can Accelerate Blindness

Smartphone and Computer Blue Light Can Accelerate Blindness

Blue light from your smartphones and laptops can accelerate blindness, according to a new study. Researchers from the University of Toledo say long periods of time exposed to blue light, the kind phones, tablets and televisions give off, can damage vision and generate poisonous molecules in the eye’s light-sensitive cells. The researchers suggest this could accelerate macular degeneration and other eye ... Read More
 
Google Will Block Your Website If You Don’t Move To An HTTPS

Google Will Block Your Website If You Don’t Move To An HTTPS

Be warned: by the end of July 2018, Google Chrome will begin marking sites without HTTPS as non-secure. If you have not done so already, protect your visitors and your site with an SSL certificate and migrate to (Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure).   – What is HTTPS? HTTPS (Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure) is an internet communication ... Read More
 
Beware: Microsoft Popup Scams You Should Know About

Beware: Microsoft Popup Scams You Should Know About

Does this look familiar? Don’t fall for this scam! Microsoft and Apple do not send unsolicited email messages or make unsolicited phone calls to request personal or financial information or fix your computer. Treat all unsolicited phone calls or pop-ups with skepticism. Do not provide any personal information. These bogus Tech Support alerts are shown ... Read More
 
FBI Says Reboot Router, But That May Not Fix The Problem

FBI Says Reboot Router, But That May Not Fix The Problem

The FBI’s advice to reboot your router is just the first step to actually solving the problem. Rebooting your router disrupts the VPNFilter malware, but does not remove it. To wipe it completely, call us at 928-775-5475 or 928-445-6700 and let us clean and update your router and network! Last week, the FBI sent out a ... Read More
 
10 Ways to Keep Your Computer Cool!

10 Ways to Keep Your Computer Cool!

Your computer contains a lot of parts, almost all of which create heat when your computer is on. Some parts, like the CPU and graphics card, can get so hot you could cook on them. In a properly configured desktop or laptop computer, much of this heat is moved out of the computer’s case by several fans. If your computer ... Read More
 
How-To Set Up A Child Account in Windows 10

How-To Set Up A Child Account in Windows 10

How-To: Set Up a Child Account in Windows 10 We all know the internet can be a dangerous place and there are some things that our kids shouldn’t be looking at or accessing on our computers? So what is a safe way to give our kids a little freedom on the computer without having to ... Read More
 
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