Author Archives: Mary Thomas

Do You Really Need A Mac?

By   January 20, 2016
Do You Really Need A Mac?

I recently had a conversation with a friend about getting a Mac vs a PC.  Her old Macbook had died and she was in need of a replacement computer.  She went to the Apple store where they sold her a $1500 new Macbook.  However when I was talking to her she said that she just… Continue reading »

Using LastPass

By   January 3, 2016

For a long time I was extremely hesitant to use any sort of password manager.  This was due to the obvious fear that if someone hacked THEIR system or my master password, then the crooks would then have all my passwords. However after realizing that I was starting to accumulate one too many online accounts… Continue reading »

Start 2016 Off With Better Security

By   January 2, 2016
Start 2016 Off With Better Security

2015 seemed to be the year that cybercrime really hit the front page and got the attention of the masses.  With more people than ever before doing much of their shopping, banking, and socializing on the computer, cybercrime has become a big deal.  So what can you do in the coming year in order to… Continue reading »