Understanding the Oct. 1 chipped credit card deadline
Ken Colburn, Data Doctors | September 25, 2015 7:03 am
What should you do if I don’t have a new chipped credit card by the Oct. 1 deadline?
Hackers targeting more businesses with sophisticated ransomware attacks
Ken Colburn, Data Doctors | September 19, 2015 7:10 am
Sophisticated ransomware attacks have become a very lucrative extortion scam for organized cybercrime groups.
What are these new updates coming from Apple? Anything good?
Ken Colburn, Data Doctors | September 9, 2015 5:04 pm
Q: Anything worth looking into from the Apple Event? A: Apple’s Hey Siri media event consisted of announcements in four major categories — nothing revolutionary, […]
Can Macintosh computers get Windows viruses?
Ken Colburn, Data Doctors | August 29, 2015 7:40 am
Q: I’m getting a Windows blue screen error on my Macbook that won’t let me do anything on the Internet. I’m confused; can a Mac […]
Update Internet Explorer even if you use Microsoft Edge
Ken Colburn, Data Doctors | August 22, 2015 7:38 am
Q: I recently upgraded to Windows 10 and started using the new Edge browser, so do I still need to install critical updates for Internet […]
Are Windows 10’s rumored privacy issues overblown or cause for concern?
Ken Colburn, Data Doctors | August 15, 2015 6:50 am
Q: I’m hearing a lot of issues concerning privacy with Windows 10. Should I be worried or is it being overblown? Microsoft definitely took a […]
Here’s what we know about Windows 10’s issues so far
Ken Colburn, Data Doctors | August 8, 2015 8:07 am
Q: Any insight into how Windows 10 upgrades are going so far? Is it safe to jump in? As I previously wrote, Microsoft is offering […]
How to avoid falling victim to major Android security flaw
Ken Colburn, Data Doctors | July 30, 2015 4:08 pm
Q: I have an Android phone and just heard about the major security problem, so what do I do? A number of newly-discovered vulnerabilities in […]
Car hacking just became a real concern for millions of drivers
Ken Colburn, Data Doctors | July 22, 2015 10:47 am
How worried should I be about my new car that has Wi-Fi getting hacked?
Four reasons why you keep getting spam emails
Ken Colburn, Data Doctors | July 18, 2015 7:40 am
How are spammers getting my email if I hardly ever use it? I don’t respond to any offers and I want to know if there is way to stop them!
Is it time to get rid of Adobe Flash?
Ken Colburn, Data Doctors | July 13, 2015 10:19 am
With the latest hacker exploits of Adobe Flash making the rounds, is it time to just completely uninstall it from my machine?
Popular new app is nothing more than piracy made easy
Ken Colburn, Data Doctors | July 5, 2015 10:13 am
A friend told me about an app called Popcorn Time that allows you to watch TV shows and movies from your phone or tablet. Is it safe to use?
It happens: New computers can crash too
Ken Colburn, Data Doctors | June 25, 2015 6:46 am
I have a fairly new iMac with a Fusion hard drive that crashed. When I took it to the Apple Store, they said that data recovery wasn’t possible and that I had to start from scratch. Is there a data recovery option?
Should I upgrade to Windows 10?
Ken Colburn, Data Doctors | June 13, 2015 10:03 am
I’m getting the “Get Windows 10” alert on my computer in the bottom right-hand corner. Should I download it?