I have two warnings to report. The first is a legitimate threat. The second is nothing but bologna.
Normally, I don't like to scare people... Read more
Well, it's time I give up the secrets. This column is about to make me quite unpopular with large companies everywhere, especially those that like... Read more
Working in tech support, I'm on a 24/7 on-call schedule. A study by the Pew Charitable Trusts shows that many "networked workers" unwittingly have... Read more
My granddaughters, ages 8 and 6, visit for two weeks during the summer. They use the computer daily, but because they are two years... Read more
I use dial-up to access the Internet. After years of bad experience, I will never use anything related to my local cable company. I currently... Read more
Recently, I walked friends through the process of purchasing laptops. The major retailers make it easy to see the options and select everything... Read more
The economy has tanked, your 401(k) has suffered a severe case of shrinkage and your bank is on every news channel.
The news has been so... Read more
I would like to try Google Chrome, but as a longtime PC/IE7 user, I am afraid to migrate all at once and irreversibly. Is there a way to... Read more
Q: It seems that most companies in computer-related businesses now have their customer assistance departments staffed outside of the country. I... Read more
Dear Heather: We use Outlook Express for our e-mail. I have read that it is possible to retrieve deleted e-mails. Particularly, I have read... Read more