I love my Dell Venue 8 Pro tablet, running, of course, Windows 8.1, but I heard from a few friends that there’s an important update to Win8.1 that I should apply. How the heck do I update Windows on a Tablet computer?
The Heartbleed bug (known as CVE-2014-0160) is a very serious bug in the openSSL library, which is the security library used to secure communications between computers for many different reasons – examples of openSSL usage include SSL certificates used one webservers (the padlock which indicates an encrypted connection), TLS communications between servers and email collected or sent over secured connections using ‘secure protocols’.
My company is poised to acquire a startup here in San Francisco, but their accounting books are confusing and questionable. They claim it’s because they’re cleaning up after an identity theft incident, but I thought identity theft affected individuals, not businesses? What’s the scoop, and what can my business do to avoid business identity theft?
I’m open and generous with connections on LinkedIn, but every so often I end up connected to a spammer or “business opportunity” person. Yech. How do I unfriend them?
April 8, 2014. A day that shall live in infamy for the millions of users who never updated from Microsoft Windows XP. The day that Microsoft changed WinXP to EOL (end of life), ending all support.
If you’re still running Windows XP, you now have a big decision to make: what’s next?
As far as I can tell, when I close the lid on my Dell Win7 laptop, it stays on until the battery dies. Then I have to reboot when I plug it in. How do I fix this behavior?
Most of the time the applications shown on the Start Menu are exactly what I need to run, but I’d like to have a few “pinned” or locked. Is that possible, and if so how do I pin a program onto the Windows 7 Start Menu?
My Mom forwarded an article to me saying that Nest has stopped selling the “Nest Protect” smoke detectors because of the “Nest Wave” feature allowing people to disable the alarm? How do I disable this feature??
I don’t want to have a widget on my blog that shows what I’m doing on Instagram, I want to actually embed Instagram photos in blog posts directly. Is that possible?