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Wanna Cry Ransomware | Patch and Prepare 2017

Wanna Cry Ransomware | Patch and Prepare 2017

Ransomware Strikes Computers in 99 Countries If you have been keeping up to date with the WannaCrypt ransomware story, you know that this is big news. You have also, probably thought to yourself: “how can I protect my computer, or my companies’ data?” Well, in this video: we take a look at the basic first […]

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Windows 10 is Coming

Windows 10 is Coming

July 29th The Windows 10  free update to 7 and 8 users will be available on July 29th which is coming soon, so let’s talk about some things you may need to know. Not Everyone Will Get the Offer on the 29th Microsoft will be rolling out the update, so some people will get the […]

Computer Depot Services

Computer Depot Services

Just Ask Policy Recently, we took a poll of our customers to see how we might be able to improve our services, and one of the questions we asked was, “What services do you wish we offered that we currently don’t?” There were definitely some great suggestions that we are working into our business plan, […]

Windows 10

Windows 10

What’s Happening with the New Windows Computer Depot Inc. is offering a free install of Windows 10 when it is released, for anyone who purchases a new laptop or desktop from one of our four locations. I know what you are thinking: ” I just got used to Window 8, and I hated it when […]

What is an Optimization, and do I Need One?

What is an Optimization, and do I Need One?

The Clean Up If you have kept up with our blog, you have likely heard us mention a computer optimization, or a clean-up. Throughout our blogs, we have made numerous references to getting your computer moving faster and working more efficiently but, I’m not sure that we have tackled what is entailed in this process. […]

5 Reasons Why You Hate Your PC

5 Reasons Why You Hate Your PC

We Understand Don’t worry people. There is hope. You don’t have to give up and by a Mac. Let’s look at the symptoms before we learn how to fix your hate for your PC. 5. Windows 8 Via rothbergproblems.tumblr.com Windows 8 is pretty dumb. Even Microsoft is skipping over Windows 9 and going straight to 10 […]

Microsoft Announces Windows 10

Microsoft Announces Windows 10

Windows 8 – The Ups and Downs If you are like everyone else, including myself, you were expecting Microsoft to be working on Windows 9. Well…it looks like they want to distance this OS so far from the poorly received Windows 8, that they are just gonna…you know…skip 9. Being that I am predominantly a […]

5 Misconceptions About Computers

5 Misconceptions About Computers

The Game of Telephone While we talk to customers everyday about systems, we also listen. There is so much bad information about computers and computer repair that is being passed around from person to person, and it only leads to trouble. Whether it is about hardware, software, Mac vs PC, or free downloads: we hear […]

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PS4 vs Xbox One

PS4 vs Xbox One

Playstation 4 VS Xbox One Here at Computer Depot Inc., we typically recommend gaming on a PC for several reasons. Starting with the fact that you can custom build your machine to be as powerful as you can imagine, and as a matter of fact, we can do that for you. So no matter if […]

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Internet Explorer is Vulnerable

Internet Explorer is Vulnerable

Internet Explorer 9 Bug    The US Computer Emergency Readiness Team, and its United Kingdom counterpart are now recommending that users switch to another browser, because of Zero-Day Exploit. Computer Depot Inc. always recommends using Google Chrome as your browser, but as of this news, we strongly advise it. The exploit in Internet Explorer can cause malware to install […]