Tech Archive

There Is a Safe Place to Download Free Software

There is some really high quality software available for free these days, in almost every category – software that is powerful, easy to use, and highly effective. The problem is that on almost every site where it is available for download, the site intentionally ...Read More

Learn to “Talk Tech” without Being User Friendly

For an old man, I’m pretty “hep,” or “with it,” as the kids say.  (No, they don’t.) For a member of the older generation, I’m neato. I’m boss. I’m “what’s happening.” (Not even close.) It has always amused me when people think they’ve “cracked ...Read More

Should You Upgrade to Windows 10?

As a computer tech of 21+ years, I am often asked by my friends, acquaintances, fellow church members, etc. for computer advice. Since the “window of opportunity” to upgrade your desktop or laptop PC to Windows 10 for free* will soon be drawing to ...Read More

My Choice for the Best Free Antivirus Solution

Antivirus protection doesn’t have to be expensive to be good. One of the computer questions I get asked most frequently is: What is the best free antivirus solution? Now you don’t want to mess around when it comes to protecting your computer. You want ...Read More

Back Up Your Important Information

If you store ANY information that’s important to you on your computer – documents, pictures, music, etc. – back it up. Do it. Back it up right now. Go ahead. Make sure your backup is stored offsite. Back it up to a “cloud” service, ...Read More