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.…Read more
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…Read more
spam: Delivery Status Notification (Failure) from Mail.ru
Just a quick FYI -- if you receive mail claiming that your email to a Russian (.ru) email address didn't go through, delete and ignore. Address not found Your message wasn't delivered to firstname.lastname@example.org because the address couldn't be found or is unable to receive email. It's just trying to get you to open the…Read more
Was your data lost in the Cambridge Analytica mess?
Was your data lost in the Cambridge Analytica mess? Facebook has created a page where you can check if your profile was affected by the data leak. Click here to check: https://www.facebook.com/help/1873665312923476Read more