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Chromebooks versus Windows laptops, Which should you buy?

A notebook PC powered by Microsoft Windows offers several advantages: Windows offers the most flexibility to run just about any app, as well as the choice of any browser you choose. You can tweak and configure ...

Best Bang for Your Buck – Inspiron Desktop

  At $829 the redesigned Dell Inspiron Desktop is a marvelously capable machine for any and all multitaskers. Packed with a 6th Generation Intel Core i7-6700 Processor, 8M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz, Windows 7 ...

What to do if you suspect Malware? We have the answers

Most often one does not know that they are infected with Malware until it is indefinitely too late. A few signs can lead you too believe you might be infected, such as incredibly slow PC performance, browser po...

Microsoft OneDrive raises the bar for cloud storage

The Microsoft OneDrive, otherwise known as “device cloud”, is available free of charge for anyone who has created a Microsoft account. Included are 5 GB of free storage, easy access to media files, folder synci...

Windows 8 – Boot Directly to Desktop

One of the most annoying features of Windows 8 is the metro screen. Many users would prefer to simply boot directly to the desktop. There are rumors that the next update to Windows will add this feature back al...

Air Display – User your IPad as a Second Monitor

As more and more users become mobile the need for mulitple screens on the road has become invaluable. Now if you have an iPad, using wifi, you can use it as a second monitor with your laptop. You’ll have ...

Free up disk space on a Windows 2008 Server without a system reboot

Disk clean up can be a very useful tool especially in Servers when Disk space is fully utilized.  But what do you do when you are working in a production environment and you can’t reboot the server.  In a pinch...

Review of the Lenovo ThinkCentre M71z

Are you looking for a top rated, middle of the road desktop for your offices? The Lenovo ThinkCentre M71z may be just what you need. With a touch screen 20 inch widescreen monitor at $917 direct, this PC is per...

Mulitple Displays

Recently I wrote a blog on the use of travel monitors so even when you’re out of the office you can have multiple displays. Now while in the office I use three monitors, one is my laptop screen, and two externa...

Remote Desktop Access for iPhone and Droids

Control your desktop or server with your smartphone or tablet from any where you have internet access. There are many remote applications out there today to help one remote into desktops or servers via smartpho...