Another Scam To Avoid

I don’t post much about scams etc., but this one has been around long enough and has actually hooked several of our customers.

 

Fred Langa of Windows Secrets, one of my favorite newsletters has written an excellent article:

https://windowssecrets.com/top-story/security-alert-bogus-tech-support-phone-calls/

It’s a worthwhile read and I would suggest signing up for the free subscription while there.

How to Use Disposable Email Addresses and Avoid Spam

I’ve always enjoyed Gizmo’s site. A good one to ad to your reader.
Here’s a worthwhile article:
http://www.techsupportalert.com/content/how-use-disposable-email-addresses-and-avoid-spam.htm

Start menu alternatives for Windows 8

Transitioning to Windows 8 is tough. This article – from the New York Times (of all places) offers some pretty good advice:

http://gadgetwise.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/12/26/tip-of-the-week-start-menu-alternatives-for-windows-8/