Google Adds Google Voice To Google Chat

Computer Software

Another reason why Gmail is such a fantastic web email! You can now make a phone call right from the Google Chat in your Gmail. Google has integrated Google Voice to Google Chat. To make a call right from your computer in Gmail, all you have to do is … [Read more...]

How To Disable Facebook Places and Why You Need To!

Computer Software

Facebook has again shown a total lack of respect for it's users. Facebook Places has a very big potential to be a big embarrassment to nearly anyone. What is Facebook Places and how could it be bad? This new Facebook feature has a huge potential for abuse. If you have a Facebook account, you already risk potential embarrassment, or something even worse that could be painful … [Read more...]

A Zillion Ways To Back Up Your Computer

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A really, really big list of ways to back up your hard drive. Ok, maybe not a zillion and I am not sure how many a zillion ways to back up your computer would be anyways.I'm not even sure zillion is a real number. This is a whole lot of different ways and I'll let you know the advantages and disadvantages of each method of backing up your hard drive and computer. Some methods … [Read more...]

Microsoft Patch Tuesday August 2010


Well, it's another Microsoft Patch Tuesday already. Microsoft's official monthly release of vulnerability patches and bug fixes is here for August 2010. What's in store for us this month? Microsoft is releasing a near record number of … [Read more...]

Video-How To Update Windows Manually

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Here's a video on how to force a Windows Update. Why would you want to force a Windows Update? There are several reasons you may now want to wait for an automatic Windows Update: You have had the computer off for a while and need to make sure it is safe before you browse the web. Microsoft releases an out of band update for an exploit currently in use … [Read more...]