computer support

Computer Repair for Slow Machines

Recently, PC World published an article listing the ten most common computer problems that users face on a regular basis. The number one pick was a slow machine. Because there can be so many issues leading to this slowdown, people don’t know what to do about the problem or where to turn for computer repair. … Read more

Viral Video Means Computer Repair

It seems like there is always a new scam or virus to crop up every single time the last is caught by computer repair services. The new one, which hit Facebook and other social networking sites in early August, includes a sordid video that gets people’s attention so that they don’t even realize they are … Read more

Computer Support for Facebook Color Viruses

Have you ever seen the same old links to cute animal pictures or funny videos being passed around on Facebook over and over again? It seems like the same posts that were popular a few years ago will disappear for a while and then make a comeback out of nowhere. Just like every other part … Read more

Computer Help: Kids and Gaming Hackers

The National News of Australia and New Zealand released a story that will strike fear in the hearts of any parent, and will leave those parents scrambling to get computer help and protect their children. While this story happened in New Zealand and doesn’t seem to be a new fad or problem, this is just … Read more

New Twist, Old Computer Repair Scam

Scams have been around for a very long time, but with the advent of technology, scam artists claiming to be computer repair technicians have found new ways to get money out of unsuspecting victims. Recently, a new method has come to light and it was reported by CBS Pittsburgh on August 18. It is sort … Read more

Computer Help for a Puppy Video?

Watch this adorable puppy try to talk to his owners…and get hacked. The videos make their rounds through social media and email all of the time. Thousands of people stop what they are doing to see a husky say “I love you” or to watch a cat chase a laser pointer. Cute animal videos are … Read more

New Malware Doesn’t Require Download

You have probably heard the same thing over and over again from computer support specialists: if you don’t download anything, your computer won’t be in danger of viruses. Unfortunately, that doesn’t seem to be the case anymore. According to an article by Lee Bell, published on August 4 of this year, a new malware program … Read more

Computer Support: Preventing Pop-Ups

Pop-ups – usually they seem like a harmless annoyance, but that isn’t always the case. When connected with your browser, they can advertise businesses or even try to lure you into downloading a computer virus. You probably have seen that scary warning that says your computer is already infected. You may even have been tempted … Read more

Ransomware Is a Big Problem

You probably already know that computer viruses can wreak havoc on your system and leave you wanting to pull your hair out. However, you may not know that they can even hold your computer hostage. It’s called ransomware and it’s becoming a big problem for many unsuspecting users. It has become such an issue, that … Read more