Chrome could change compromised passwords for you automatically

No posts for a long time. Stupid pandemic. But there's also not been a lot of news in the tech world that I thought the Average Joe would find interesting. Found one today though. I use Chrome most of the time and I'm always getting the warning that passwords on some site had been compromised.…
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Windows 7 games for Windows 10 Anniversary Update and above

Been bad about posting lately so I'll throw up a quick one: Miss the old Windows 7 built-in games? WinAero is providing a way to download and install them into your Windows 10 system. Easy-peasy! Get your classic Solitaire back! https://winaero.com/blog/get-windows-7-games-for-windows-10/ It involves downloading an installer and letting it adding the files but gives step…
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Microsoft Defender to start removing coercive “system cleaners”

Microsoft Defender to start removing coercive "system cleaners" Best news I've seen all day.  I see this kind of garbage software more than I do actual viruses.  They are snake oil:  offering much, providing little.  They claim to find hundreds or thousands of problems on the system but will only "fix" a few of them…
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Pre-Paid Remote Support!

Pre-Paid Remote Support! Available now: Pre-paid blocks of time for remote repairs - $30 for 30 mins (or $25 for Constant Care subscribers). Usage is done in 5 min increments.   Currently, remote repairs are billed at $60/hr with a half-hour minimum which is more cost-efficient than a full on-site service call would be. However,…
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