Throwing away your computer?

Protect or Destroy Your Hard Drive Data I sometimes need to visit the recycling convenient center to drop off junk electronics. Every once in a while, there will be a desktop or printer sitting there in pretty good shape, so I’ll pick it up and take it home for diagnosis. It’s amazing to me that […]

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Turning an old computer into powerful firewall and intrusion prevention and detection device

Having a traffic analysis device, at your demarcation point, is crucial to network security.  However, these devices are often, very expensive to purchase, and can limit your spending, on other vital network devices. Open Source software is freely distributed, and  give the user more control, and stability, than many proprietorial wares. “PFSense”is and Open Source, […]

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Trump signs internet privacy repeal !!!

NORD VPN for Private Internet Browsing Top Republicans pushed a measure through the House on Tuesday that overturns Obama-era regulations intended to protect consumers’ data from being shared with advertisers without consent. If you’re reading this story on a computer or internet-connected device, that obviously includes you. Protect Your Online Privacy and Become Anonymous! Is […]

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Laptop Computer Repair

I’m not sure how many home network installation services near me offer laptop repair, but I am always glad to diagnose this type of computer for service and repair. Most often there are screen problems, followed by failing hard drives, or other system malfunctions. Sometimes it is a simple fix, and sometimes a costly repair […]

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Linux… The Windows Alternative

“My computer was hacked..” , is an awful phrase to utter. However, most people who use this phrase are using Windows Operating Systems. Albeit Windows 10 has proven to quite secure, you can bet your last dollar, that hundreds, perhaps thousands of hackers are working diligently to find vulnerabilities to exploit and enter your computer […]

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