Tag Archives: Microsoft

10 Things to consider about IT when starting a new business or practice. (REPOST)


This article was originally published back in September 2010 but due to several recent conversations, I decided to post it again both here and on our newsletter. ———————————– On occasion, we get asked for advice on helping new business owners … Continue reading

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Ransomware – how to avoid learning about honour among thieves


We recently had a client hit with CryptoWall 3.0. If you haven’t heard of it, or its earlier variation, Cryptolocker, then you should listen up. This is a new and quite nasty version of malware that can hit your system … Continue reading

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Windows 10: Will your PC run it? | ZDNet


If you are considering Windows 10 in the near future, is your existing hardware good to go? Windows 10: Will your PC run it? | ZDNet.

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Microsoft chops price on Surface Pro 3 tablets — again | ZDNet


We love the new Surface Pro units and the promotions are getting better. Microsoft chops price on Surface Pro 3 tablets — again | ZDNet.

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Windows 10 to launch ‘this summer’ with free upgrades even for pirated copies | ZDNet


Windows 10 to launch 'this summer' with free upgrades even for pirated copies | ZDNet.

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Internet Explorer Gets A Death Sentence – Geeks are Sexy Technology NewsGeeks are Sexy Technology News


Internet Explorer Gets A Death Sentence – Geeks are Sexy .

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The “Geek” Holiday Wish List


It is the time of year where the combination of sales plus open wallets equal the Holiday Technology Bonanza! If you missed black friday and cyber monday, then you still have 10 shopping days left for the latest and greatest. … Continue reading

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Microsoft Windows Store Is Polluted With Scamware And Microsoft Doesn’t Seem To Care – HotHardware


No surprise here. Microsoft was the last to enter the app store type market and their criteria for allowing items on the store is obviously flawed and rarely monitored. Microsoft Windows Store Is Polluted With Scamware And Microsoft Doesn’t Seem … Continue reading

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Friday Funnies – IT humour at the end of the week


Here at Fix My Computer Now Inc. HQ we come across IT related (and sometimes geek related) humour occasionally that makes use snort, chuckle and cough. We’ve decided to share some of these from our favorite geek websites. Repost from … Continue reading

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Why you need to stop using Internet Explorer!


The recent security flaw revealed in Internet Explorer has prompted a new wave in the “Browser Wars”. For years people have been arguing the pros and cons of different browsers, from Firefox to Chrome, from Safari to Opera. The really … Continue reading

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