Windows 7 End of Life Fast Approaching

Windows 7 End of Life Fast Approaching

At the time of this writing it’s a fast approaching 14 months until the extended support of Windows 7 is officially ended. As of January 14 2020, Microsoft will completely end their support for Windows 7. What does this mean for one of the most stable and beloved Windows Operating Systems since Windows XP? It […]

NVIDIA FINALLY Reveals Next Gen GPUs

NVIDIA FINALLY Reveals Next Gen GPUs

Nvidia has been sitting on their, very well received and optimized, Pascal family of GPU chips for just over two years now. Leaving the GPU market sorely lacking in upgrade availability. However, the week of August 19, 2018 NVIDIA at last revealed their newest creation. The newly created GeForce RTX 2000 series. This series of […]

macOS Mojave Released on September 24th

macOS Mojave Released on September 24th

macOS Mojave was introduced at the 2018 Worldwide Developers Conference and is the newest version of the operating system that runs on Apple’s Macs. Inspired by the desert at night, macOS Mojave is the first Mac update in several years not to use a mountain-themed name, with its new moniker representing the visual changes made […]

NCIX compromise scam is back

NCIX compromise scam is back

The old NCIX compromise scam is back. Apparently, these clever hackers have found another site they were able to compromise and grab account credentials where you might have signed up for an account. The attackers then will have your e-mail address you signed up for “X” account with and the password you used on that […]

Windows 10 October 2018 Update On Hold

Windows 10 October 2018 Update On Hold

Microsoft forums had previously warned consumers that the October 2018 update for Windows 10 was deleting people’s files.  Now Microsoft has basically confirmed the issue by pulling the update for now. On Microsoft’s support site, they’ve updated with a note saying they are pausing the update while they look into the issue more.  They say very clearly that if […]

October Upgrade for Windows 10

October Upgrade for Windows 10

October 9th is the day of automatic availability for the October upgrade, also known as 1809, for Windows 10.  This is the final upgrade offered this year.  “If you already have a Windows 10 PC and have automatic updates enabled, the update will be delivered to you when it’s ready for your machine,” said Jennifer […]

DHCP Explained

DHCP Explained

What is DHCP? The ability to network devices quickly and easily is critical in a hyper-connected world, and although it has been around for decades, DHCP remains an essential method to ensure that devices are able to join networks and are configured correctly. DHCP greatly reduces the errors that are made when IP addresses are […]

Computer Screen and your Eyes

Computer Screen and your Eyes

When looking at a computer screen during the day: You want lighting that is more in the blue wavelength frequency; however, as the day comes closer to an end you’re going to want to deplete this wavelength if you wish to get any sleep. When working later in the evening: It’s better to use a […]

FaceBook Breached

FaceBook Breached

It would appear that Facebook has been compromised again. Friday morning Facebook has announced that a bug in their system has enabled attacks compromising almost 50 million user accounts.  Unlike the previous Cambridge Analytica breach that allowed people access to your data this bug enabled attackers to gain full access to people’s accounts. According to […]

3D Printed Guns Explained

3D Printed Guns Explained

No, you can’t just download a gun from the Internet. Here’s what’s really going on: A legal agreement between the U.S. government and a gun rights organization is setting the stage for the latest skirmish in the wars over gun rights and gun control. The agreement allows the group Defense Distributed to host a collection […]