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Posts tagged ‘anti virus’

Setting up a new PC – making it yours

May 14th, 2012

Martin

New computers are notorious for packaging tonnes of useless software with them – duplicates of perfectly usable Windows software, unsubtle ways of making you sign up for the manufacturer’s choice of anti-virus, or sinister ways of locking you into a service so you never buy a different brand again.

There are several ways in which this can be a pain: it slows your computer down unnecessarily; it makes it harder to find the stuff you really need and use; and it takes away control from you, the computer’s owner. So, when you unpack your new PC, follow these steps to get the computer you paid for. Read more

Computer repair – what’s it all about?

February 2nd, 2012

Martin

Computer repair

Hi, my name’s Martin, and computer repair is my passion.

That seems like a perfectly serviceable introduction to me, doesn’t it? I’m here to introduce the blog too. Read more