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September 22, 2017

July 19, 2017

13 Awesome Windows Software Tools You've Never Heard Of

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Thirteen 
The Sysinternals suite for Windows is one of the most well known software collections among IT professionals, but most regular Windows users have never heard of it.

July 11, 2017

Four Reasons Tom No Longer Uses Microsoft Products Or Windows

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Four  
Tom Murosky — the creator of Switched To Linux, tells us the four reasons why he no longer uses Microsoft products or the Windows operating system.

July 9, 2017

10 Advanced Windows Features That Will Surprise You!

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Ten  
This video is all about cool and hidden Windows features that most people seem to not know about! From minor (but useful) shortcuts, to major features you almost never hear about.

June 5, 2017

WannaCry

WannaCry/WannaCrypt
WannaCry/WannaCrypt
Leonard Dozois — the creator of Don't Call Me Lenny!, provides information for those who may way want to switch from Windows to Linux in the light of the recent WannaCry ransomware attacks.

May 27, 2017

Is Linux Still Secure?

Tux; The Linux Mascot
Tux; the Linux Mascot
(Photo credit: Pixabay)  
It was a bad week for Linux and FOSS vulnerabilities with a WannaCry like exploit for Samba, Click Jacking in Android, and Malicious Subtitles affecting Kodi, VLC, and PopcornTime.

May 25, 2017

WannaCry Virus: Just The Beginning! What's Next?

WannaCry/WannaCrypt
WannaCry/WannaCrypt  
The infamous Wannacry virus has been still making it's rounds around the world. But even though the spread may be decreasing thanks to efforts by Microsoft and others, this isn't the last we'll see of this kind of virus.

May 24, 2017

The PATCH Act Will Not Fix Malware

Steve Gibson
A screenshot of Steve Gibson  
A Bi-partisan group of U.S congressmen have introduced the "Protecting our Ability To Counter Hacking Act of 2017."

May 17, 2017

Chris Were's Thoughts On WannaCry/WannaCrypt Malware

WannaCry
WannaCry/WannaCrypt 
Chris Were — the creator of Quids Up, shares his perspective on WannaCry.

How WannaCry Ransomware Works

Steve Gibson
A screenshot of Steve Gibson  
In this episode of Security Now, Steve Gibson goes through the recent WannaCry attack and explains exactly what happened, how it happened, and why.

April 30, 2017

What Windows Users Really Think Of Linux

Tux; The Linux Mascot
Tux; the Linux Mascot
(Photo credit: Pixabay) Total
After ten years of using Linux, Carmine — the creator of Total OS Today, shares his thoughts along with the thoughts of other Windows users.

April 22, 2017

Insecure Government Hacking Tools

Steve Gibson
A screenshot of Steve Gibson  
In this episode of Security Now, Steve Gibson discusses the problems inherent in the insecure nature of the hacking tools developed by governments.

March 11, 2017

Revive An Old PC! (How To Install Linux Mint On A PC)

Linux Mint Logo
Linux Mint Logo 
Linux Mint is going to improve general task's performance on your slow/old computer! It's not gonna do miracles, but still much better than Windows in terms of performance.

February 28, 2017

5 Minutes On Tech: MWC Show And LG G6, BlackBerry KeyOne, Moto G5, Samsung Tablets

Lisa Gade
A screenshot of Lisa Gade  
The Mobile World Congress trade show is well underway in Barcelona, and that means lots of new phone announcement and even new Android and Windows tablets — heck there’s even a Porsche convertible laptop that looks like Microsoft Surface Book’s sibling.

February 22, 2017

How To Switch From Apple To Windows

Jason Howell
A screenshot of Jason Howell 
In this episode of Tech News Today, Jason Howell and Megan Morrone talk to professional photographer Trey Ratcliff about his switch from Mac to Windows.

February 10, 2017

Linux Is Easier Than Windows — Even Your Grandma Should Use It!

EposVox
EposVox
(Photo credit: Facebook)  
A YouTuber who goes by the sobriquet, EposVox genuinely believes that Linux is easier than Windows and that grandma and the kids are capable of using Linux with absolute ease.

January 26, 2017

Should You Encrypt Your Computer Hard Drive?

Thio Joe
A screenshot of Thio Joe 
Most people don't even think to encrypt their hard drive, or have no idea how. It's actually not that difficult, and Windows has a feature built right into it called Bitlocker that will let you encrypt your drive, as long as you have at least the Pro version of Windows.

January 5, 2017

10 Tips To Make Your Computer Faster (For Free)

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Ten  
It seems all too common that whenever we buy a new computer, the computer is so fast at first, but then it eventually slows down over time.

December 5, 2016

10 Reasons Why Linux Is Better Than MacOS Or Windows

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There are many reasons to like Windows, MacOS or Linux, but which OS offers more potential for the user in the long run?

Running Windows On A Mac

A screenshot of Rene Ritchie and Leo Laporte   
In this episode of The New Screen Savers, Leo Laporte and Rene Ritchie discuss the pros and the cons of Boot Camp, CrossOver Mac, VirtualBox, Parallels Desktop, or VMware Fusion.

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