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Easy Software Updates

Easy Software Updates

Most computer users install software and forget.  Unless the software automatically updates itself, without any prompts, most users are still running the same version they once downloaded.  However, there are some easy ways to update and secure your PC.

To Upgrade, or not to Upgrade - That is the Question

To Upgrade, or not to Upgrade - That is the Question

Starting Oct. 22, PC users will be able to get the official release of Microsoft’s newest operating system, Windows 7.  If you are buying a new PC it will come with Windows 7, but the big question is should you update existing PCs to Windows 7.

Think Your Phone or Facebook Data is Backed Up?

Think Your Phone or Facebook Data is Backed Up?

If you don't make regular backups of your services, then think twice when you read about how T-Mobile and Microsoft/Danger have told 800,000 US Sidekick customers that all the data on their phones is gone for good.

Sony Introduces the World’s Lightest Notebook - VAIO X

Sony has unveiled the VAIO X Series, featuring an extremely thin and light chassis as well as exceptional battery life.

Extreme design: The VAIO X Series is designed to be the world’s lightest notebook* weighing just 655 grams.
 

Microsoft Security Essentials Is Surprisingly Good!

Microsoft Security Essentials Is Surprisingly Good!

Keeping your Windows PC secure from viruses and spyware can be both difficult and expensive and some of the popular security software slows down computers.  Microsoft Security Essentials is a new free and effective anti-virus and anti-malware program.

Google Adds Bling to Compete with Bing

Google Adds Bling to Compete with Bing

Google continues to work to address the threat posed by the real-time search capabilities of services like Twitter and Facebook. Google just rolled out 9 new ways to add options to your search to get optimal results.

Holiday Gifts for Geeks

Holiday Gifts for Geeks

With only 80 shopping days to Christmas, it's time to start thinking about the geek in your life especially when you have to mail order the perfect gift from overseas.  These items walk the line between gift and gag and point out the unique side of technology.

Prototypes - Check out the Future of Facebook

Prototypes - Check out the Future of Facebook

Rather than just launch new features and see how tens of millions of user react, Facebook has created a prototype section to allow for testing of new innovative ideas.

Microsoft and Apple Want You to Think Tablet

Microsoft and Apple Want You to Think Tablet

While rumors have been swirling that an iPod tablet device will be released soon, it looks like Microsoft has been doing some secretive work of it's own with Courier an impressive looking

Mapping Technology Moves Indoors

Mapping Technology Moves Indoors

Internet mapping applications have changed the way that many of us travel - from how we drive around the neighborhood to how we plan longer trips.  However, mapping technology is getting ready to take us to the next level with mapping the interiors of large buildings.&n