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OneDrive Free Storage dropping from 15GB to 5GB

OneDrive Free Storage dropping from 15GB to 5GB

On August 10th, 2016 OneDrive free storage is being cut by two thirds… Just to be clear, that is 66.6% less free storage! As evil as this may be you may get an offer for a free year subscription to Office365, which comes with 1TB of online storage and is pretty cool. What you need to […]

Thinner, more powerful Laptops are on the Way

Thinner, more powerful Laptops are on the Way

Intel has developed a new processor for laptops; their M series processor is thinner and more powerful. The 14nm processor is much thinner than the current 22nm processors in current laptops. This thinner profile allows for thinner, fan-less laptops that produce much less heat while still able to produce the power that we’re so used […]

Customize Your Install

Customize Your Install

We’re all guilty of it, when we go to install or update a piece of software we get impatient and go click happy on the “Next” button. Well this can be very dangerous. “Why?” You ask? Well, while the program itself is from a reputable and legitimate company ~at least you hope~, sometimes these pieces […]

Microsoft to Ban Third-Party Tech Support Ads in Bing

Microsoft to Ban Third-Party Tech Support Ads in Bing

For years now Tech Support scams have been running wild and tricking people into paying for fake support services. It appears Microsoft agrees as they have decided to ban all advertisements for third-party technical support services to users in Bing. Unfortunately end-users are treated like second-class citizens compared to larger companies. To see Microsoft, who […]

UPDATE: QuickBooks Updates/Issues…

UPDATE: QuickBooks Updates/Issues…

*Update: Intuit has now resolved this issue.  They have taken out the field that asks for the old password; instead it simply asks for a new password.* Here at Frankenstein Computers we have seen a problem appear with Quickbooks that we wanted to make sure our smaller businesses are aware of.  As many of you […]