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How to Educate Your Kids on Computer Safety

How to Educate Your Kids on Computer Safety

| April 13, 2015

+-*As a parent, one of the most important jobs that you will ever have involves keeping your kids safe and secure at all times. This is difficult enough when they leave the house each day, and exponentially harder when they have access to the Internet. From the moment your kids start using the computer, it […]

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How To Run Windows 10 In A Virtual Machine

How To Run Windows 10 In A Virtual Machine

| April 4, 2015

+-*If you’re not quite ready to commit to Windows 10, you can run the latest version of Microsoft’s Operating System in a virtual machine. In this case, we will be using the Windows 10 Technical Preview and VirtualBox as our virtual environment. Both are free. At the time of this article, Windows 10 is only available […]

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Eight Simple Ways To Break Your Computer

Eight Simple Ways To Break Your Computer

| April 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

+-*We’ve had a lot of very interesting posts in our forums over the years so we decided to list some of the most common ways people have broken their computers in hopes of preventing others from making some of these mistakes. So here are some of ways to break your PC, just in case you […]

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Inside A DIY Gaming PC

Inside A DIY Gaming PC

| March 31, 2015

+-*PC World built one of the most powerful gaming computers on the market to test the features and functionality of some of the highest-powered and sophisticated games being developed today, such as Battlefield Hardline or Skyrim. So, what exactly is in this monster of a machine? Let’s find out. Processor The heart and soul of […]

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Use The Registry To Prevent Programs From Loading At Startup

Use The Registry To Prevent Programs From Loading At Startup

| March 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

+-*Programs that automatically launch when you boot your computer can be a convenience, but more often than not they are a nuisance. There are numerous ways to prevent a program from launching each time you boot your computer. You can use the Microsoft Configuration Utility (msconfig) and uncheck these programs, you can remove their shortcuts […]

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Free BitDefender Tool To Remove Adware

Free BitDefender Tool To Remove Adware

| March 14, 2015

+-*You can use a free tool from Bitdefender to help detect and remove adware running on your system. What is adware? Adware is a type of malware on your system that might pop up ads while you’re online, or change your home page to something different. Adware is dangerous because it can dramatically affect the […]

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Keep Your PC Clean With The Metro Duster

Keep Your PC Clean With The Metro Duster

| March 14, 2015

+-*Dust build-up in a PC can gradually kill a computer.  Your PC is like a vacuum cleaner in that it pulls dust and debris inside from the floor or your desk. The debris get caught in the fans or just settles on the motherboard. This could eventually cause fan failure and overheating that can slow […]

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Autoruns Now With VirusTotal Integration

Autoruns Now With VirusTotal Integration

| March 7, 2015

+-*Microsoft began using VirusTotal in its popular utility Process Explorer last year. VirusTotal is now also integrated with Autoruns in version 13.0. Autoruns is a power-user’s favorite tool for displaying items that are configured to run during the start-up of the Windows. With Autoruns, you can monitor and control start-up items much easier than using Windows Task Manager. With the […]

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Top Smartphones For Mobile Gamers In 2015

Top Smartphones For Mobile Gamers In 2015

| February 25, 2015

+-*The gaming industry has experienced a serious boom in terms of growth in audience demographic and usage on mobile applications. In the last two years, the average time spent playing games on a smartphone/tablet increased from 80 minutes to two hours a day, with the most participation happening amongst a wide age range of six […]

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Great Set Of Precision Screwdrivers For The Price

Great Set Of Precision Screwdrivers For The Price

| February 14, 2015

+-*This is a great set of precision screwdrivers for a ridiculously low price. Having the right tool for the job is essential, and when it comes to repairing computers and mobile devices, a set of precision tools is a must. This inexpensive kit is a nice set to have around and comes in a solid […]

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