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Don't fall for these tech support scams

Tech support fraud is surging. The FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) says it received around 11,000 complaints related to tech support fraud in 2017 with claimed losses nearing $15 million. Tech support scams can sneak in under many different guises, from a hijacked computer browser to a phone call or an email.
Tips: Fraud/Security/Privacy July 14, 2018
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#1 scam on the increase

Phone scams are an old but growing threat. Find how to detect and avoid them before it's too late.
Tips: Fraud/Security/Privacy
July 25, 2015
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10 great apps for your Windows 10 tablet

Windows 10 supports apps, but what apps are there to get? Here are 10 you'll want to check out.
Tips: Laptops/Tablets/Computers December 18, 2015

Fight back: How to report an internet scam

Identity theft. Phishing scam. Spam. Malware. Sometimes the internet feels like the Wild West where you need to be ever vigilant about the world around you. We hear horror stories of internet fraud, as criminals come up with new and clever ways to steal your money.
Tips: Fraud/Security/Privacy October 19, 2017

3 security programs that should be on every computer or laptop

The digital world can be a scary place. There are cybercriminals from every corner of the world looking to steal our credentials, rip us off, and cause all kind of chaos. Malware, ransomware, and phishing attacks are just a few examples of threats that we need to be wary of. Scammers behind these attacks have no scruples and will use every tool in their playbook to find new victims.
Tips: Fraud/Security/Privacy
June 5, 2018

Don't buy these gadgets even though they still work

In the tech world, software and hardware companies stop supporting their products after a certain number of years. Unfortunately, many people have no idea planned obsolescence is built in.
Tips: Laptops/Tablets/Computers
October 29, 2016
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True tales from tech support: The funniest 'issues' ever solved

Technology is complicated and can be confusing even for tech-savvy people. While that often leads to frustrating tech support calls, they can also be hilarious.
Tips: Tips/Tricks/Troubleshooting
September 25, 2017

3 Windows 10 secrets you need to know

These three hidden features of Windows 10 are extremely helpful, and don’t require any external downloads!
Tips: Laptops/Tablets/Computers August 27, 2016

My streaming picks: Preview Amazon's upcoming series, plus 8 movies you can't miss

This week is an exciting one for Amazon Prime members - and non-members too! Not only can you watch pilot episodes of its award-winning original…
Tips: Home/Lifestyle/Travel August 24, 2016

I trust this tech support company, you should too!

Dealing with a malfunctioning computer is extremely frustrating. A number of issues, such as a virus or spyware, could lead to your computer running ridiculously slow or have it locked up altogether. If you're not a computer technician, you most likely would take a problematic PC to a repair center to get it diagnosed. However, lugging around your equipment to your tech guy is oftentimes inconvenient and quite a hassle.
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