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Microsoft Fixes Botched Update Causing Blue Screens When Trying to Print

    Microsoft Fixes Botched Update Causing Blue Screens When Trying to Print The following is from The Verge… Microsoft is fixing the issue where trying to use certain printers would freak out your Windows 10 computer and cause it to blue screen. If you (or your IT department) have been dealing with the issue, today’s update should… Read More »

Microsoft Yanks Buggy Windows 10 Security Update (KB4524244)

    Microsoft Yanks Buggy Windows 10 Security Update (KB4524244) Still stuck! Microsoft can’t seem to pull itself out of the quicksand of seemingly endless buggy updates. So far, 2020 has not been a good year for Windows 10 updates with many people (certainly not everyone) reporting problems. Microsoft has pulled its latest update (KB452444) released on Tuesday,… Read More »

Avast Promises It Won’t Sell Your Data… Anymore

    Avast Promises It Won’t Sell Your Data… Anymore For years we’ve thought Avast was run by a sneaky bunch. They supposedly protect their users from all manner of nasty things including software bundling. But Avast has been bundling useless programs with its Antivirus program for years. There’s an old saying that “there’s no such thing as… Read More »