Computer repair and networking for the Windom, MN area

Just a reminder

Windows 7 users, we are now just a year and a half away from Microsoft cutting off all support for Windows 7. The actual end date is Jan. 14, 2020. What this means is that Microsoft will no longer be releasing updates for Windows 7. Now, you may ask, “Why does this matter?” Well, it […]

What do you mean the site is insecure?

Due to efforts by many companies such as Google, Microsoft, and others; the web is becoming more and more secure. However, on certain websites, you may see a small warning that “This site is not secure” or “Your password will be transmitted unencrypted”, both of which are a little vague. What this means is that […]

Artificial Intelligence in space?

I was reading through some tech columns on TechSpot this week and I came across a column that really caught my eye. It is about how the International Space Station will soon have an Artificial Intelligence (AI) companion on board their station. The name of the new member is CIMON (Crew Interactive Mobile Companion), and […]

Battery backups

A couple weeks ago the power went out in all of Windom for about 4½ hours. This is a good time to remind everybody about battery backups and what they provide. A battery backup is a device that you plug into the wall and basically acts the same as a surge protector, except the devices […]

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