Data Recovery

Do you have an old computer that won’t boot any more? Would you like the photos, movies, documents, and any other precious files recovered? I do that. Give me a call at 479-685-5757.

Don’t Get Duped on Facebook

Keep private! if you let others know certain things about your Facebook account, you’re in danger of getting “duplicated.” A hacker will use your profile picture and information to create a duped account and send your existing friends new friend requests, which they’ll probably accept. Next, they’ll re-join whatever groups you’re in, which will probably…

You Need a Website!

Do you sell something? Then you need a website. WordPress makes it simple for anyone to have a sophisticated site, including e-commerce! Let me help you get set up with your own domain, SSL encryption, and hosting. You’ll have a US citizen who speaks good English (with a bit of a southern twang 😉 )…

Which Operating System?

Windows 7 or 10? 7 allows you more control over your environment. 10 is more efficient and better secured. However, you are Microsoft’s guinea pig with 10, updates are sent down without being fully tested, consumers complete the testing process for business customers. My choice? Linux Mint. Contact me if you’d like help escaping the…

Put Me to Work!

What can I do for you? I can deliver a certified refurbed computer, set up, for $325.00. That includes a brand new Terabyte hard drive. I can set up and secure your home or office network, wired and/or wireless. I can set up your business website, complete with SSL encryption, mobile-friendly design, and all hosting…

Upgrade, or Replace?

Upgrade, or buy a new system? If your current system is five years or older, it’s given you a good run. If buying new is over your budget, consider a refurb. For just over 200 bucks, you can get a very nice system. Most carry warranties of as much as a year, and it’s been…

Stop Paying for Precious Ink

If you’re still using an inkjet printer, consider tossing it in favor of an inexpensive laser. Do you print photos? Let Walgreen’s or Target handle it for you. You’ll end up with better quality, and you’ll no longer be paying exorbitant amounts of money for ink. Lasers are incredibly economical.

Back from the Flu….

Been under the weather for a couple of weeks. Still working, but too wiped out to post daily tips. Windows 10: can you have too much virus protection? The answer is yes, but not if you limit yourself to one third-party vendor and allow Windows defender to also run. For example, AVG freeware is a…

Your Best Choice Is Often Open Source

There are three types of software: proprietary, freeware, and open source. Proprietary costs you cash up front. Freeware is frequently accompanied by nagging ads that you can kill with money. But open source is 100% free software maintained by a community. Open source won’t nag you, and it will frequently be updated for security more…