Monthly Archives: June 2014

CryptoLocker, CryptoWall – the new evil ransomware from hell!


If you have heard of CryptoLocker, CryptoWall, Cryptodefense or any of those related ransomware infections, pray to the geek gods that you don’t get it. Ransomware is unsolicited software that hijacks your computer and holds your data hostage. Malware and … Continue reading

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You know when you are feeling a little frustrated with your old computer?


Yup, we understand the feeling. As you can see, our Senior Consultant Jason Chiles has had some trying times. So here are some YUPS that you may be interested in: If you want a “kick-ass” PC with horsepower and speed, … Continue reading

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How to build your own PC… 1991!


Just browsing the interwebs today and came across this gem. I remember the days when we used to build our own PCs for sale which resembled a lot of what is captured in this video. Enjoy!    

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Celebrating 20 years in “I See Dead DATA” Solutions!


Yup, it is official. Fix My Computer Now Inc. and all of its past identities is now 20 years old. I guess more accurately, I have been doing this for 20 years as a business. I actually started in the … Continue reading

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Should our business upgrade or buy new?


A question we get a lot these days to be sure. To clarify the question more, “Should our business upgrade our old technology continuously through patches and fixes or just wait and buy all new stuff every 3-5 years?” The … Continue reading

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When Science is applied to office ergonomic and ROI occurs.


One of our dearest clients, Jane Sleeth at Optimal Performance Consultants Inc. works in the dynamic world of Ergonomics and Accessibility. Being that one of our own staff is wheelchair bound, we are always interested in what Jane has to … Continue reading

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