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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Fidget Spinners [but were afraid to ask]

Google’s Fidget Spinner Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Fidget Spinners [but were afraid to ask] They’ve even landed at Walmart – these so-called “fidget spinners”.  I saw a bunch of them and didn’t have a clue what they were. But, they are so popular, that even Google has a virtual fidget spinner. Actually,they… Read More »

Emsisoft Protects You From the WCry Ransomware Pandemic

Emsisoft Protects You From the Current WCry Ransomware Pandemic The WCry or WannaCry ransomware is wreaking havoc on tens of thousands of computers around the world including the giant Spanish telecom Telefonica and the National Health Service in the United Kingdom. WCry is also known as WNCry, WannaCry, WanaCrypt0r or Wana Decrypt0r. It was found in… Read More »

Antivirus Service Causes PC Havoc: Removes Windows Files, Shuts Down Computers

Antivirus Service Causes PC Havoc: Removes Windows Files, Shuts Down Computers According to an NBC News report on Monday, Webroot Antivirus mistakenly labeled important Microsoft Windows system files as malware threats and removed them thus causing an untold number of PCs to shut down. Webroot acknowledged that it had released an update which caused the… Read More »

Report Claims 94% of Windows Users Are Suceptible to Various Calamities

Report Claims 94% of Windows Users Are Suceptible to Various Calamities Hopkam Lewis Associates, a calamity research firm, disclosed in a report released on Friday, that 94% of all Windows will be victims of various calamities during the next 12 months. According to Victor C. Nonarelnam, spokesman for Hopkam Lewis, about 95% of Windows users… Read More »