Can you get in trouble just by conducting an Internet search? If you click on the links in those results, you can - especially when you use certain search terms or look for certain products. It probably doesn't come as a big surprise that "free music downloads" carries a big risk that you'll find sites containing malware, but did you know that "iPhone" is another of the most dangerous search terms? AV vendor McAfee recently conducted a study to determine the top ten riskiest search terms and categories. Click here for the results.
As we all know, computers are not perfect devices, and they sometimes malfunction. And when they do, this can create frustration, wasted time, and unneeded expense - especially for those of us whose computers are as vital to our daily existence as oxygen.
Luckily, many common computer issues can be resolved without professional help - and with excellent results and little or no hair-pulling involved. Click here for a list of a few of the problems you might encounter, and how to fix them.