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Local businessman remembers a past November

My wife and I had been celebrating my sister’s birthday at her flat on the other end of West Berlin. Just as we got home, we got a phone message from my mother-in-law in Warrenton, saying something like “Check out CNN! The wall is coming down!”read more
Escape the Phishing Hook!

Escape the Phishing Hook!

We often get super slow or frozen computers checked in, brought by upset clients who had googled for telephone computer support. Some had paid money for some kind of clean-up or security tool, and several were worried that crucial data had been stolen. Some clicked on...

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The phishers are trying to hook you

Recently a client arrived at my office to pick up a fixed computer, telling me that on her way in she got a call from “Apple” telling her she needs to verify her apple account ID. She was asked if she was near a computer.read more
Avoid Hot Keys

Avoid Hot Keys

Is this one of your computer habits? The very worst place to work with your laptop is on your lap! Besides giving you "laptop thigh," this can cause serious overheating and shutdown issues. Is this one of your computer habits? The very worst place to work with your...

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Digital Parenting

When my wife and I were parenting in the nineties, modern technology was just emerging. I introduced our three little girls to simple, slow-paced but enchanting computer games such as “Grandma and me,” “Putt-Putt saves the Zoo,” and other educational programs.read more
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