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  • Is there any way to stop Windows 10 from updating?

    Microsoft went from a primarily user-controlled update system to a forced update system with Windows 10, which helped improve the percentage of patched systems worldwide, but has been problematic for many.
  • Is it better to use a GPS or a smartphone during long road trips?

    Summer is right around the corner, which means plenty of smartphone users are gearing up to take long road trips. But is a smartphone better than a dedicated GPS?
  • Here is how you can properly create a so-called ‘digital will’

    Estate planning is one of the most important tasks everyone should be doing for their families and including your digital assets is critically important in the information age. Here is how you can properly create a "digital will."
  • Is it worth it to delete your Facebook to protect personal information?

    If you’re an active Facebook user, here are some things to consider in light of the recent stories of the platform's misuse of personal data.
  • Answering common questions about self-driving cars after fatal Uber crash

    After a fatal crash involving a self-driving Uber vehicle, the Data Doctors answered a few common questions about the technology.
  • Which type of hard drive is the most reliable?

    Navigating through the world of hard drives can be tricky, but Data Doctors wants to help you determine which type is the most reliable.
  • Switching from Apple to Android can be done, but it’s a pain

    Switching from an Apple device to an Android is certainly possible, but there are some steps you'll need to take to make the change.
  • What is blockchain, in layman’s terms?

    With the hype surrounding crypto currencies continuing to grow, more people are hearing about the underlying technology known as blockchain.
  • Can you help me understand all the numbers on SD memory cards?

    Today’s memory cards are a confusing batch of geek speak, but once you understand some of the basics, it might make it easier to digest.
  • Tips for getting the most out of Instagram and your phone’s camera

    Your phone camera can take some pretty amazing photos, but there are a few things you can do to make your snaps truly Instagram-worthy.
  • Intel’s NUC is big performance tucked inside a small package

    Intel's NUC is now in its eighth generation of development and has proven to be a very powerful computing device for businesses and consumers.
  • Should I try updating my processor firmware now or wait?

    The Meltdown and Spectre processor flaws have created a mess for the tech industry with most companies scrambling to push out updates and patches.
  • How can I get my computer running again after Windows 10 crash?

    A Windows 10 crash, also known as the "BSOD," is among the most frustrating and potentially complicated issues that a user can ever face.
  • What do I need to do to protect my computer from microprocessor flaws?

    The Meltdown and Spectre processor security flaws, which many are calling the worst processor bug ever, should be of concern for all computer users.
  • What should be expected at this year’s CES?

    CES -- the show formerly known as the Consumer Electronics Show -- is set to kickoff on Jan. 9, with various sneak peek events in the days before.
  • What can I do if my iPhone 6 is getting slow because of the update?

    If you find that your iPhone is becoming exceptionally slow due to the latest iOS update, you aren't alone. Here is what you can do to fix it.
  • Which DNA test is better, 23andMe or Ancestry DNA?

    For those looking to dig deeper into their DNA, Ken Colburn of Data Doctors recently tested out two popular DNA tests: 23andMe and Ancestry DNA.
  • What should we expect now that net neutrality is dead?

    Even though the FCC voted to repeal net neutrality regulations this week, read why one Arizona expert says it's not the “end of the internet as we know it.”
  • Looking to secure your home without using a monitoring contract?

    The do-it-yourself home security market has exploded with internet-connected devices that can monitor just about anything in or around your home.
  • With the increase in the value of Bitcoin, is it time for you to invest?

    You may be looking at the massive increase in Bitcoin's value as an incentive to start investing right away, but does that mean you should?