Two years and nine months worth of income was lost for many Illinois-based Amazon Associates. The state chased many businesses out and lost the tax based on the affiliate income. All resulting from a law that the judicial branch ruled unenforceable.
On Cyber Monday, you are probably looking for the best deals out there. You might also be looking for ideas to put on your own wishlist or gifts for that techie in your life. Check out the 404 Tech Support list of some of the latest gadgets that could be a perfect fit this year.
I wanted to customize our installs of Windows 8.1 with an initial Start screen. Users can feel free to modify it however they want but at least it would be starting off with some of our default apps pinned and other conveniences like the Control Panel, This PC, and others pinned and organized well.
Word is good at formatting text to follow the standard paragraph format but it could use a little help when it comes to displaying code. So, I set out to create a style just for code which would give it a nice little box, stop it from being spellchecked, and preserve the formatting.
“I am just in the process of learning to blog. So, I would like to know how to protect my words with copyright.”
Microsoft recently covered its new Cybercrime Center, an effort to advance the fight against cybercrime. The Digital Detectives story helps explain what the Cybercrime Center does and why it is important. It also helps explain various types of cybercrime the new headquarters will be fighting. Law enforcement agencies are often “reluctant to use new techniques,” and […]
This past week, the second annual Mobile Pwn2Own was held in Tokyo at the PacSec conference.
Today is Energy Star Day with a new campaign starting. “Do 1 Thing Energy Star” is intended to make it simple to save energy.
This morning, my computer was awake and humming though I know for certain that I put it in Sleep mode last night. The computer was updated to Windows 8.1 and I never caught Windows 8 having this behavior.
When you open up a PDF, the viewer will scale the PDF to fit your resolution. Fortunately, there is an easy setting to change this behavior in version 10 and 11 of Reader and Acrobat.
Would you be able to be a good tech support representative based solely on your experience calling for support or do you need to think about the process in more depth to catch those unfamiliar areas?
For the last month, malware known as CryptoLocker has been making its way around the web. It runs on a victim’s computer where it then encrypts user-created files on the local hard drive and any mapped network drives where the user has write access.