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908-428-9558
415 Amwell Road, Suite 103
Hillsborough NJ 08844
Next to Five Guys Burgers & Fries
Hours Monday-Friday
9:00am-5:00pm

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Cyber Security Tips You Need to Remember

Cyber security tips often scrape the surface of what it means to be a sitting duck online. However, for a Bridgewater, NJ business that uses technology, keeping up with the latest cyber security threats is something that you absolutely need to do, no matter what. Remember that your cybersecurity absolutely needs to be your first […]

Modern laptops are among the most powerful piece of tech on the planet, but when it comes to battery life, they aren’t always the greatest. In order to extend the battery life of your laptop, there are some steps you can take and tricks you can do to ensure you aren’t stuck to a wire […]

We had a customer in the store the other day asking if he could run Windows Server 2016 at home. He got a free copy from someone he worked with and wanted to use it on his home computer. It was a legit copy and cheaper than buying a Windows 10 license. So can he […]

Monday’s post about a huge trove of accounts for sale on the dark web should have prompted many of you into checking over your account security and changing any account where you use the username and password in more than one place. If you’re anything like me, you have many dozens of logins and cannot […]

Hacking is nothing new and the prospect of losing your account details is something we should all prepare for. However, a huge haul of accounts have just been found for sale on the dark web, 620 million of them. Taken from a bunch of websites over the past year, the account details are enough to […]

My piece last week about setting up MacOS in VirtualBox got me thinking about our Linux test box here at Dave’s Computers in New Jersey. We have dedicated Linux machines here in the store and at home but we also run virtual machines. They offer the same advantages as the Apple VM, a chance to […]