Meet a Microsft MVP: J. C. Griffith

John C. Griffith is a Microsoft Windows Expert-Consumer and owner of the Sysnative support forums, which is staffed by Microsoft MVPs and other helpful technical experts, some of which have been interviewed here already.

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Online Backup Services – The Advantages

With the increase in amount of the personal data and the confidential files stored in any particular computer, backing up of data becomes a problem, especially so for the small organization and individuals. This is not so because of the cost, but because of the absence of adequate manpower when it comes to backing up of the data. This, in addition to providing affordability, cloud storage services provide some other advantages also. The most common ones are listed below for you.

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Computer Security: Are You at Risk?

The threat against your personal computer is growing. So are the dangers of computer crime against business and government information systems.


Time to Clean Your Computer

Cleaning your equipment should be a regular thing. If you do not dust your computer regularly, you risk permanent computer damage.


Wonderfox DVD Ripper Pro Giveaway

Wonderfox has asked WindowsTalk to host a time-limited giveaway campaign for them. WonderFox DVD Ripper Speedy is the freeware edition, and Wonderfox is glad to provide the Pro edition to share with people who really need it.

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How to Use Surface Pro for Taking a Screenshot

However, some people find it challenging to take screen shots from their Surface pro simply because they are not familiar with the ways to do so. For several such users who are struggling with a similar issue, mentioned in this article are a few easy ways to take screenshots using your Surface pro tablet.


Fewer BSODs with Windows 8?

This content was provided by Windows MVP John D. Carrona. I asked hom if he thought there are fewer fewer BSODs (Blue Screen of Death) with Windows 8 compared to previous versions of Windows.


How to Detect If Someone Is Stealing Your Wi-Fi

“Prevention is better than cure”- the phrase is so true. So, if your bandwidth usage is a lot more than you are expecting, before you get into any of the above mentioned situations, it is better to figure out if there is some unknown device accessing your Wi-Fi. Have a look how you can detect such wireless intruders.


Meet a Microsoft MVP: John D. Carrona

I would like to introduce John Carrona, a Microsoft Windows Expert-Consumer MVP. John has been an MVP since 2006 and is very active in online support communities. As a fellow member of the Sysnative Microsoft support forums, I asked him if he wouldn’t mind being featured here as part of the ongoing WindowsTalk MVP Interview series.

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The App and the Browser

Until the relatively recent influx of multi-purpose mobile devices, users would normally have to connect to the internet through a local wireless connection or Ethernet cable, normally on their laptop or desktop computer. However in 2008, phone developers began designing a series of functionalities available on mobile devices known as Mobile Applications.


Save $50: PCmover and VIPRE Internet Security Bundle

The Easiest and Safest Way to Set up and Protect a New PC – Use PCmover and VIPRE Internet Security. A new PC is exciting. Fresh hardware capable of new, exciting things, faster speeds, and increased productivity all make for a welcome experience. But, how enjoyable is a new PC when you’re left with the […]