Twitter Phishing attacks

Is this you?? this is the Direct Message that has been tearing around the Twitterverse this week.  From what I hear (since I would never ever click the link)...

The Buzz About Google Buzz

So Google has done it again, and dipped it’s hands into yet another realm of our online life.  This time it’s taking on the social media giants...

Art of the Reboot

A phrase I use quite often is “when in doubt… reboot”.  I would say about 80% of computer problems can be solved with a simple reboot. ...

Vocabulary Lesson: Defragmetation

Consider the hard drive in your compuer like a small CD.  When you install programs and write files to the hard drive it starts at the center and writes the...

Staying Safe Online

Since I discussed Antivirus I mentioned that I am not that concerned about it because I’m “smart” online.  How else can you be smart to avoid...

Making Sense of Burning Formats

Let me introduce you to the family… First we have my oldest brother, I’ll call the Apple Fanboy.  We often spar about what is the better format. ...

Facebook Privacy Part 2

So I’ve seen a ton of my friends post this status… “In case you didn’t know, as of today, Facebook will automatically index all your...

Google Sidewiki

Something installed on my computer recently in my Internet Explorer 8.  It’s called the Google Sidewiki.  It’s Google’s latest little gadget...

Online Shopping

While Maddie was at preschool the other day I decided to do some Christmas shopping with Michael.  Although we already purchased Maddie’s present from...