Windows 10 – Free Upgrade Ends July 29th – Should You Make The Move

The offer to upgrade to Windows 10 ends on July 29th and after July 29th if you want to upgrade your Windows 7 or Windows 8 / 8.1 it will cost roughly $179 ( depends where you buy it from ). If you are running Windows 8 / 8.1 , I think it is a no brainer to go to Windows 10 ,which is a much improved experience on Window 8 / 8.1. If you are running Windows 7 it really depends if you are happy where you are as it will be supported till Jan 2020 so by that time you will probably have changed your computer. The nag to make the move to Windows 10 should end after July 29th and will probably be removed via an update. What To Do If You Are Going To Upgrade ? Uninstall your antivirus if it is anything other than the… Read More

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Do You Need A Paid Antivirus Solution ?

Selecting an antivirus solution is a bit like a lawyer when you get in trouble , if you cannot afford one , one will be supplied for you. Yes there are Free Solutions some of which I like and some I do not and ones that will let you down. Remember that it is your actions that will cause you to get infected with virus and malware. You do not keep your operating system up to date You do not keep your software up to date  You run an outdated operating system – outdated software You browse to an unsafe webpage that has infected ads on it  You click a link in an email that is fake You download from “so-called ” free sites – movies / tv / software – they will invariably come with infections  Lastly is the fact that you run as an administrator which means if… Read More

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