Recent Comments


Comment by Keith H on Why Backup? Here Are 9 Good Reasons (June 22, 2017 04:54 AM)
I keep three copies of my files/documents. 1. The cloud (carbonite.com) 2. Hard drive 3. USB thumb drive (original) My question is on Windows 10. ...
Comment by Desmond Bradley on [Windows 10 Tip #2] - Installing Windows 10 (FREE) (June 22, 2017 04:26 AM)
Bob, excellent instructions. I got to "Getting files ready for installation. Ok to 12% then installation cancelled with error ox8007045D. Tried by sel...
Comment by Edvins Briedums on Why Backup? Here Are 9 Good Reasons (June 22, 2017 04:03 AM)
Hello Bob, Now that Nuance products no longer work with Windows 10 and they have to be bought again, what is your recommendation as to free software r...
Comment by James Thornton on Why Backup? Here Are 9 Good Reasons (June 21, 2017 09:17 PM)
Is seem that I am not the only one dissatisfied with the I Drive It is too hard to get to run right. I reverted back to my Seagate 500 GB and i works ...
Comment by Jim M on Why Backup? Here Are 9 Good Reasons (June 21, 2017 08:47 PM)
I use "REDO Backup & Recovery" for images on my Linux box and my wife's Win7 Laptop. I use Rsync for file backup on Linux and Aomei for the Win7 machi...
Comment by Lady Fitzgerald on Why Backup? Here Are 9 Good Reasons (June 21, 2017 08:00 PM)
I use Macrium Reflect to backup my boot drive which has only the System Reserved and C: partitions on it (no data). I use a folder/file syncing progra...
Comment by Egbok on [TUNES] Get Your Free Online Music (June 21, 2017 07:47 PM)
Live 365 (live365.com) is back operating again and streaming radio stations. No choice, no playlist, no skip but its free. Myself I listen to Jambalay...
Comment by Isaac on Why Backup? Here Are 9 Good Reasons (June 21, 2017 05:25 PM)
I have five full backups of both of my computers. Three are on regular drives which I swap out in a dock device. The other two are portable drives whi...
Comment by Art F on Why Backup? Here Are 9 Good Reasons (June 21, 2017 05:23 PM)
I use the Backup and Restore (Windows 7) feature included in Windows 10 for image backups. There's an option to Create A System Repair Disc. I've done...
Comment by Tom C. on [TUNES] Get Your Free Online Music (June 21, 2017 05:22 PM)
If you subscribe to Amazon Prime and have an Echo, you can stream thousands of songs for no additional cost. Some tunes can only be streamed if you su...

Cloud Articles

 

[SIGH] The Phish That Wasn’t

Cybercrooks thrive on FUD - Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt. When a massive breach of a retailer’s customer database occurs, crooks swoop in to con panicked consumers. Every tax season, when people are tearing their hair out, con artists impersonate the IRS. And when Microsoft reneges on a promise and its customers rebel, phish start flying. Huh, what? Read on for the details; all will be revealed...

...

[POOF] What if Google Disappeared?

A recent tech kerfluffle involving a home-automation service first got me irritated because the media, again, inaccurately spun a story to create FUD (Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt). Then I got thinking, “What if this happened to something that matters, like Google?” Let's explore that thought...

...

Cloud Storage: Secure and Private?

Are you using cloud services like file storage, online backup, webmail and document sharing? Most people don't know much about the safety and security of cloud computing. Are your files and sensitive data safe and secure in the cloud, or are they vulnerable to hackers and other threats? Here's the scoop on cloud storage security...

...

Stashing Your Stuff Online?

The cloud storage market has come a long way since 1983, when CompuServe offered its members 128 kilobytes of disk space to store any files they wished. Now it's common for cloud providers to offer multiple GIGAbytes for free. Let's take a look at the best places to store your files online...

...

Will YOU Pay the Netflix Tax?

This month, the City of Chicago extended its 9% “amusement tax” to include “electronically delivered amusements” such as Netflix, Amazon Prime, and even pay-per-view cable TV programs. And these new taxes could be headed to your city next. Here's what you need to know...

...

Juggling Free Cloud Storage Services?

I’ve written about how you can amass over a Terabyte of permanently free cloud storage space by signing up for multiple cloud storage services. The only problem is that you end up with multiple sign-ins, multiple places to search for files, and hassles in moving files from one cloud service to another. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Check out these tools that make your cloud storage look like files and folders on your local hard drive...

...

Cloud Storage: Is it Secure?

Are you using cloud-based services like online backup, webmail and document sharing? Most people don't know much about the safety and security of cloud computing. Are your files and sensitive data safe and secure in the cloud, or are they vulnerable to hackers and other threats? Here's the scoop on cloud storage security...

...

Hive: Free Unlimited Cloud Storage?

I get suspicious when a website offers me “free unlimited” anything. So when I saw Hive's offer for free and unlimited cloud storage, I was both hopeful and skeptical. Read on to learn what I discovered about Hive...

...

7 Cool Things You Can Do With Dropbox

You can do more than just drag-and-drop files to Dropbox, and you don’t have to jump through a lot of hoops to do so. Here are seven of the coolest things you can do with Dropbox…

...

Save Money With Hybrid Cellular Phone Service

How does this sound to you, savvy mobile communications customer? A mobile smartphone that does talk, text, and web over WiFi for only $5/month? Or unlimited talk & text even without WiFi for $10 a month? Or talk, text and data for $25/month? Read on to learn how it's possible...

...

Eight Free Cloud Services You Should Know About

Cloud computing is a simple, versatile concept. Just turn over your data and software needs to the experts up there in “the cloud” of the Internet. Let them worry about storing your data, keeping it secure, organizing it, and maintaining software that lets you manage it. Check out these different types of cloud services that offer convenience, productivity, security and even entertainment...

...

Is Cloud Storage Secure?

Are you using cloud-based services like online backup, webmail and document sharing? Most people don't know much about the safety and security of cloud computing. Are your files and sensitive data safe and secure in the cloud, or are they vulnerable to hackers and other threats? Here's the scoop on cloud storage security...

...

Backup and Sync with SkyDrive

The latest version of Microsoft SkyDrive gives other cloud storage services a run for their money. SkyDrive offers the most free storage space of any major service, and has some compelling features. Here's what you need to know to get started with SkyDrive...

...

Seven Free Cloud Services You Should Try

Cloud computing is a simple, versatile concept. Just turn over your data and software needs to the experts up there in “the cloud” of the Internet. Let them worry about storing your data, keeping it secure, organizing it, and maintaining software that lets you manage it. Check out these seven different types of cloud services...

...



.
.
Copyright © - by - All Rights Reserved
Privacy Policy