Windows 11 compatibility: Does your PC meet Microsoft’s requirements?

Windows 11 compatibility: Does your PC meet Microsoft’s requirements?

Windows 11 dropped last week and it came with significant compatibility questions. The question of compatibility has been on a lot of PC users’ minds since Microsoft unveiled its first major OS upgrade in six years over the summer. Fortunately, Windows 11 should work with most PCs, according to a company blog post. However, though its release date has finally arrived, […]

No Honor Among Thieves

No Honor Among Thieves

So, with Ransomware being in the news so much lately, it should come as no shock that there are some bad actors in one of the largest ransomware groups.  REvil ransomware emerged in the first half of 2019 and built a reputation as a successor of the GandCrab ransomware-as-a-service (RaaS) operation. Promoted by veterans of […]

Intel gets a head start on DDR5

Intel gets a head start on DDR5

Recent leaks from Intel showed the new z690 chipset concept. While new chipset releases are generally not that impressive from Intel due to the lack of CPU architecture upgrades in the past decade. Namely they’ve been stuck on the 14nm manufacturing process and pushing it for every ounce of performance they can get out of […]

24/7/365 Network Monitoring

24/7/365 Network Monitoring

24/7/365 Network Monitoring… Frankenstein Computers has a 24/7/365 Network Monitoring Service. For a minimal cost we will will be able to monitor your entire network including: Inventory the network Discover and record all systems, servers, printers and devices on the network. Gather all technical data about each device. Track all software on each device to […]

Scanning to your HP Device

Scanning to your HP Device

Starting recently, have you been dealing with issues scanning to your HP device, but you can still print to you without any problems? Well, turns out you are not the only one. HP is now currently making it mandatory to use their “HP Smart” tool in order to scan any documents to your system. They […]

Update Your iPad and iPhone Now

Update Your iPad and iPhone Now

Apple has released iOS 14.8, an urgent iPhone update that all users should install now. That’s because it comes with a warning—iOS 14.8 is an important security only upgrade for two vulnerabilities that Apple believes adversaries are already using to attack people’s iPhones. The first security issue fixed in iOS 14.8 is a vulnerability in […]

Microsoft will release Windows 11 on October 5th

Microsoft will release Windows 11 on October 5th

Microsoft is announcing that Windows 11 will be released on October 5th. The new operating system will be available as a free upgrade for eligible Windows 10 PCs, or on new hardware that ships with Windows 11 pre-loaded. The free upgrade to Windows 11 will start rolling out on October 5th, but like many Windows […]

Internet Security – Keep Yourself Safe

Internet Security – Keep Yourself Safe

There are many ways to keep yourself on the internet, but even more ways to get into an unsafe situation. For any security method to work, you need to ensure that everything is up to date. After that, just following best practices in general should keep you safe in most cases. Here are the steps […]

The Joker Virus is Back

The Joker Virus is Back

Original post from Microsoft News\Entrepreneur The Belgian Police warned about the return of the ‘Joker’ virus , which attacks Android devices and hides itself in various applications on the Google Play Store . This malware is capable of subscribing the user to payment services without their authorization and emptying their bank accounts without them noticing. […]

IT Services Austin…

IT Services Austin…

I have spoken with many of our customers about what sets us apart from the rest of the IT Service field here in Austin and here’s what I’ve learned. When looking for IT services here in Austin, many customers were expecting to pay large monthly service and monitoring fees. With us, there are NO CONTRACTS […]