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Comment by Jim on The Best Upgrades for Your Old Computer (December 16, 2017 04:01 PM)
I switched to Linux long ago and haven't looked back. Bought a laptop from my son with Win 10 on it. Dumped that after a five hour update among other ...
Comment by Evanna on The Best Upgrades for Your Old Computer (December 16, 2017 10:29 AM)
Upgrading the monitor is insignificant, specially for old computers. Its better to focus mainly on the processor and memory. Buying a new HDD/SSD will...
Comment by MG on [DANGER] Free Wifi Hotspots Can Be Risky (December 16, 2017 03:15 AM)
@Ronald Hargarten, Betternet is free. You just need to ignore/click off the trial....
Comment by Ole on Geekly Update - 13 December 2017 (December 16, 2017 01:47 AM)
Not sure if Bob or anyone who own and work with an HP Laptop Computer is aware that a security notice has been issued regarding potential key-locker ...
Comment by JDeC on [DANGER] Free Wifi Hotspots Can Be Risky (December 15, 2017 11:28 PM)
Thank you for that extra bit ifo Laurie ;-)...
Comment by Tony on [DANGER] Free Wifi Hotspots Can Be Risky (December 15, 2017 11:23 PM)
@Lucy - If you purchased your own Modem/wireless router and didn't give your ISP the login password then your safe. When I set my equipment up and cal...
Comment by Lucy on [DANGER] Free Wifi Hotspots Can Be Risky (December 15, 2017 09:56 PM)
Laurie Thank you for taking the time to help me, I will hop over to that article now....
Comment by Laurie on [DANGER] Free Wifi Hotspots Can Be Risky (December 15, 2017 09:14 PM)
@Lucy - If your ISP does have the wi-fi hotspots in customer model/routers (not all do,) then you can likely disable it. There is a very good article...
Comment by Dave H. on [DANGER] Free Wifi Hotspots Can Be Risky (December 15, 2017 07:09 PM)
Thanks, Bob. Good stuff, as usual. In this day and age, anybody who doesn't, as an absolute minimum, have their firewall up DESERVES to have their dig...
Comment by Ronald Hargarten on [DANGER] Free Wifi Hotspots Can Be Risky (December 15, 2017 05:30 PM)
In your article you recommend using a FREE app called Betternet. I downloaded the app and installed it, but it is not free. You are allowed 1 FREE r...

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