Category: General

What is Power-line networking and how does it work?

By Ryan Danvers

Power-line networking is one of several ways to connect the computers in your home. It uses the electrical wiring in your house to create a network. Power-line networking is based on the concept of “no new wires.”  Powerline Networking The convenience is even more obvious in this case because while not every room has a phone jack, you…

Building your own wireless network?

By Ryan Danvers

If you already have several computers networked in your home, you can create a wireless network with a wireless access point. If you have several computers that are not networked, or if you want to replace your Ethernet network, you’ll need a wireless router. This is a single unit that contains: A port to connect to your cable or DSL modem A router…

What Is Phishing and How to Avoid It

By Ryan Danvers

What is Phishing, and how can we avoid being caught is a question I am often asked. Well, let me explain. Phishing is a form of fraud where the attacker attempts to steal personal information such as your computer username, the password and your banking details to gain access.

Huawei Ark OS Revealed

By Ryan Danvers

Huawei was placed on the US Entity List in May, prohibiting companies like Google and Microsoft from conducting business with the Chinese manufacturer. Has this has cast a shadow on the future of Huawei’s smartphone development? Well, maybe not. As Ren Zhengfei explained, “the company was prepared to take on the United States and will…

How To Fix A Slow PC

By Ryan Danvers

How to fix a slow PC. This is a question asked by many of my customers. In this short article, I will explain the five leading causes of the dreaded slowdown. 1 Your Computer Has Not Been Rebooted for A Long Time Leaving your computer on for days at a time may result in it…