Category Archives: Technical

Amazon Echo

Today, there are so many different devices on the market that is making me lazy.  Where were they when I was younger?  My apartment was connected with TCP connected bulbs where I can turn them on/off anywhere in the world … Continue reading

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Running Linux

Linux is a different operating system with many different distros (styles).  Linux will work just like windows so if you have any common sense the learning curve will be almost non existent.  If you expect Windows programs to run on … Continue reading

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Run Netflix within Linux Mint

I run Linux on my computers, but for years have had to dual boot with windows since Netflix was not compatible.  It can run with a couple of hacks, but unless you have a good computer with a lot of … Continue reading

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I have XP, what now

I help out on several computer help forums and one question that keeps popping up is “I am still running XP, do I really need to upgrade?” IMO, it is as secure as it ever was.  Just need to be … Continue reading

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Best Antivirus

I was asked at work the other day and was ask what was the best Anti-virus. Thought I would post it here. All antiviruses will miss things – not one of them is 100 percent perfect. IMO, review sites are … Continue reading

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