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computer worm vs virus

Jul 15 2021

Computer Worm vs Virus: The Differences Explained

You feel like throwing your laptop out the window. Your blood is boiling and your brain is teeming with expletives.  The screen keeps freezing, and the performance is lagging. The pop-ups on websites are unbearable, and your battery is draining too quickly.  “What is wrong with my computer?” you wonder to yourself.  You suspect your…
computer gets hot

Jul 1 2021

Why and What to Do When Your Computer Gets Hot

Does your laptop sound like a jet plane when you’re running a video editor or game? Do you experience sudden slow down or uncalled restarts when the computer gets hot? There could be a plethora of reasons for your computer to get loud and hot. If you don’t deal with heating computer problems, your unit will break…
password manager

Jun 29 2021

5 Reasons You Need a Password Manager, and How to Choose One

Did you know that there’s a hacker attack every 39 seconds and 300,000 new malware is created every day? These stats should be more than enough to scare you into upping your personal cybersecurity! Most people would assume this entails turning on firewalls, installing good antivirus software, and keeping up with software updates to eliminate…
protect personal data

Jun 15 2021

How to Protect Personal Data

In 2019, 14.4 million people fell victim to identity fraud. This had an overall cost of $1.7 billion! What’s worse is, fraudsters used to pull off this crime by sifting through physical papers, but nowadays, they’re turning to stealing online information to weasel their ways into accounts. This means that we’re all more susceptible to…
computer parts

Jun 3 2021

What Are the Most Important Computer Parts to Upgrade?

Many people find choosing the right computer parts and accessories overwhelming. It’s understandable; there are many options and much of the nomenclature isn’t standardized between brands. Unfortunately, this complexity means many people aren’t sure what computer parts to upgrade if they’re facing X or Y issue. That’s why today we’re going to list out the…