What to look for in a Webcam?

September 22nd, 2006 by Joe Silverman

An easy way to stay in touch with loved ones and friends is through a Webcam. A Webcam may be hooked up to your computer so your friends and family may see you in real-time. If a grandchild or friend is far away, you can use a Webcam along with sound from your computer to…

Do-it-yourself computer maintenance

September 21st, 2006 by Joe Silverman

Below are five steps to take periodically to ensure your computer is running smoothly and your data is backed up and preserved. The better care you take with your computer, the longer it will last and you will stay more productive with less downtime due to problems. 1. Trash Unnecessary Files & Programs Take the…

Avoid the costs and worries of data recovery

September 20th, 2006 by Joe Silverman

Your computer crashed and a technician deems your hard drive dead. What are your next steps? Really, just two. The expensive and painstaking data recovery approach or the cheaper, reliable backup restore. Data recovery could cost in the thousands and still doesn’t guarantee that all of your favorite pictures and critical e-mails are rescued. Also,…