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Microsoft Should Rethink XP Guidance

March 14, 2014 by in Bill Pytlovany

Microsoft should reconsider the guidance it is offering millions of Windows XP users.

New WinPatrolToGo Safety Feature

March 05, 2014 by in Bill Pytlovany

Our good friend Bill Pytlovany has introduced a new security feature that makes WinPatrolToGo even more valuable

Feeling Sorry for IAC ?

January 06, 2014 by in Bill Pytlovany

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An executive for the company behind the infamous Ask.com toolbar – tweeted out a ‘social network atomic bomb’.

Preventing a Crippling Cryptolocker Extortion Attack

December 02, 2013 by in Bill Pytlovany

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A common example of how Cryptolocker is infecting computers.

What Everyone Should Know About Lithium Ion Batteries

August 06, 2013 by in Bill Pytlovany

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Bill Pytlovany expands on our important new research regarding the volatility of lithium ion laptop batteries.

Still Relying on Windows XP

July 22, 2013 by in Bill Pytlovany

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Our good friend Bill Pytlovany explains why those who continue to rely on Windows XP will be faced with new risks starting next April.

Could Your Printer Be Spying On You?

June 17, 2013 by in Bill Pytlovany

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In light of the recent revelations about the NSA’s snooping, our good friend Bill P dug into his archives for this post about how printers are designed to help the government catch counterfeiters

The Missing Laptop Travel Nightmare

June 03, 2013 by in Bill Pytlovany

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After a long trip, you check into your hotel and reach into your bag only to discover your computer is missing…

So I Have Windows 8, Now What?

May 07, 2013 by in Bill Pytlovany

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I have received many questions asking what makes Windows 8 better and some wanting to know if they can go back to Windows 7.

Verizon and Others Prey on Consumer Ignorance

April 16, 2013 by in Bill Pytlovany

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Unwanted downloads isn’t the only business with growth projections that take advantage of consumer ignorance.

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