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Free Upgrade to Windows 10 Still Available!

Free Upgrade to Windows 10 Still Available!

  Everyone knows the free upgrade offer for Windows 10 ended on July 29, 2016, right? That’s when Microsoft officially ended the Get Windows 10 program and, to the relief of many, stopped forcing the GWX tool onto the PCs of unsuspecting users who were perfectly happy with their current version of ... Read More
 
Spring Cleaning for Your Computer?

Spring Cleaning for Your Computer?

What Does a Clean Up Encompass? Virus, Malware, Spyware Scans– We run scans behind your antivirus, to see if you have any unwanted malware running, and the majority of the time we DO find malicious software. Malicious software can include Potentially Unwanted Programs or “PUPS” which you may not have ... Read More
 
Is Your Email Compromised? Collection #1 Revealed.

Is Your Email Compromised? Collection #1 Revealed.

Data breaches are becoming increasingly more common, but today’s breach is one of the largest we’ve seen in a while: 1,160,253,228 unique passwords and email addresses have been attributed to a breach that’s being called “Collection #1.” The collective list of 773 million email addresses from several sources, published to the ... Read More
 
Managed IT – Business Solutions for the Modern Age

Managed IT – Business Solutions for the Modern Age

Running a business can take a lot of time and work. We at The PC Works know that. That’s why we’re bringing to you our Managed IT Solutions. Business solutions that save you time and money!   – What is Managed IT? We have created a system that works with your business and its IT ... Read More
 
5 Reasons To Do An SSD Upgrade On Your Computer

5 Reasons To Do An SSD Upgrade On Your Computer

Before you throw out that old desktop or laptop, consider upgrading its storage. Whether your computer uses a hard drive or an older solid-state drive (or SSD) it’s probably time to upgrade it. SSDs are getting faster every year and replacing the storage in your old computer with a new SSD upgrade won’t cost you too ... Read More
 
Mac Not Secure Malware Attacks Up 270% in 2017

Mac Not Secure Malware Attacks Up 270% in 2017

  Reputable anti-malware security vendor Malwarebytes is warning Mac users that malware attacks against the platform climbed 270 percent last year. Be careful out there The security experts also warn that four new malware exploits targeting Macs have been identified in the first two months of 2018, noting that many of these exploits were identified by users, ... Read More
 
Introducing: Bitdefender, A New Type of Computer Security

Introducing: Bitdefender, A New Type of Computer Security

Bitdefender GravityZone Business Security is a bundle of security services designed for small and medium businesses, combining #1-ranked security with the simple centralized management of workstations and servers. We at The PC Works are excited to present you our customers with a new security option that we are really glad to get behind. That’s why ... Read More
 
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