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Things you may have missed in 2016

Things you may have missed in 2016

With 2016 coming to a close I think it’s a good time to go over the new technologies that may have been pushed away from the main stream news. These have been mentioned in previous blogs this year so I won’t go into too much detail.   Google Translate – The closest we’ve come to […]

Google Reduces Android App UPdate Size by 65%

Google Reduces Android App UPdate Size by 65%

Google engineers have found a way to reduce the size of Android app updates once again, revealing that a new technology they’ve recently started deploying has allowed them to cut down the size of app update packages with 65% on average when compared to the original app APK file. This new technology is called File-by-File patching, […]

New Ransomware: Update your Anti-Virus

New Ransomware: Update your Anti-Virus

While most ransomware tends to work in the same way, cybercriminals are constantly coming up with new and more effective ways to wield their nasty tools. The latest Popcorn Time malware is no exception. First discovered by researchers on the MalwareHunterTeam, the Popcorn Time ransomware offers infected victims two choices for restoring their files – […]

Before Using Your New Computer

Before Using Your New Computer

You’ve unboxed, plugged everything in, run through Windows Setup options, and you’re ready to use that new system. Below are some recommendations before you get too comfortable: Create Recovery Disks – Your computer most likely didn’t ship with recovery disks. Instead, your computer might contain a recovery partition and a utility that allows you to […]

Block Politics from your Facebook feed

Block Politics from your Facebook feed

Tired of hearing about politics on Facebook? There is a browser addon that will allow you to filter what shows up in your Facebook news feed and it actually works!  A link to this application and some helpful tips on how to set it up are at the bottom of this post.  The only drawback […]