Archive for November, 2010

Best Tech Deals Today

Best Tech Deals Today

We are all looking for that best deal and even though Cyber Monday has passed, you can still get better deals today and probably the rest of the week! I have listed my best tech deals that I found searching the internet. Computers/Hardware/Software PowerEdge T110 Server with Intel Core i3 550 3.2GHz Processor – $329.00 […]

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10 Housekeeping Tips for Geeks

10 Housekeeping Tips for Geeks

Looking to get the home organized? Even though most people frown at the thought of doing housework, many of us don’t feel in control until we know everything is in its place. If you’re looking to get your home organized but aren’t sure how, we have the perfect geek tips that will make the process […]

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Walmart Gift Card Scam

Walmart Gift Card Scam

There’s an email purporting to be from Walmart, claiming that the recipient has been selected to receive a $1000 gift card. If the recipient clicks on any links or the banner ad in the email, they will be taken to a fraudulent website. The email is not from Walmart. It is a phishing scam that’s […]

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What Tech is on Your Christmas List?

What Tech is on Your Christmas List?

We are just weeks away from the most celebrated holiday of them all – Christmas. This year, like previous years, there are many great deals on flat screen TV’s, Game Consoles, Gadgets and so much more. The retail industry is offering amazing pre-Black Friday deals already.  If you can choose one gift for Christmas, what […]

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Microsoft Christmas Promo Scam

Microsoft Christmas Promo Scam

There’s an email purporting to be from Microsoft, claiming that your email was randomly selected in the Microsoft Lottery. The promo email claims that the winners will receive $500,000 pounds. The email asks you to confirm/update/verify your account data at MICROSOFT LOTTERY INC® by visiting the link provided in the email. The email is not […]

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GPS Gone Wrong

GPS Gone Wrong

My wife and I have always trusted our GPS to get us from point A to point B, but yesterday we ended up in the Twilight Zone. We headed out from Chicago to Middletown Ohio which is a 5 and half hour drive, at least that’s what we were hoping. The trip turned into a […]

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Canon PowerShot SD980 the Perfect Gift

Canon PowerShot SD980 the Perfect Gift

I recently purchased the Canon PowerShot SD980 a few weeks ago after reading through tons of reviews to find the camera that was the perfect fit for what I needed it for. My wife has a recipe blog and we needed a high resolution camera to take pictures. The SD980 is sleek and slim and […]

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Online Shopping Scams on the Rise

Online Shopping Scams on the Rise

Tis the season to be jolly and we’re all looking for a great deal online, but some sites are offering items at prices that are too good to be true. This is the time of year that cyber crooks love to prey on victims. There are a number of fraudulent shopping sites that are popping […]

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iPad Priced at $399!

iPad Priced at $399!

We had it right by saying the iPad would drop in price by at least $100. You can now purchase the iPad for $399 at T.J. Maxx and Marshalls. Both will be offering the entry-level 16GB Wi-Fi iPad for US$399 on Black Friday. That’s a whopping $100 off the entry-level iPad’s standard price. Apple is […]

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Facebook Password Changed Email Comes with Malware

Facebook Password Changed Email Comes with Malware

There’s an email purporting to be from Facebook, claims that the users password was changed due to security reasons. This attack was originally reported by the security firm Sophos. The email messages come in a variety of subject lines including “Facebook Service”, “Facebook Support”, “Your password has been changed”, and “Your account is blocked.” The […]

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How to Speed Up Microsoft Office: 8 Tips

How to Speed Up Microsoft Office: 8 Tips

Microsoft Office is ubiquitous in offices and workplaces everywhere. It is a powerful suite of programs that allows you to do almost anything you want with the click of a button, but that power comes with a downside: sometimes these programs run slow enough to frustrate even the most patient user. But there are some […]

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Citibank Email Phishing Scam

Citibank Email Phishing Scam

There’s an email purporting to be from Citibank, claims that the recipients online account had multiple unauthorized attempts. This email is not from Citibank, it’s a scam that is intended to steal personal information to be used for unlawful activity. The email is not from Citibank. It is a phishing scam that’s designed to steal […]

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