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Quick tips to help protect yourself from Phishing emails.

August 19th, 2020 · No Comments

Protecting yourself from phishing attacks starts with knowing what’s out there. Never click on links from unknown senders or if any detail about the exchange has aroused suspicion. Whenever possible, hover over a link to ensure the destination matches your expectations. Note this will not work on mobile or if short codes are used, so […]

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2017’s Office Safe Halloween Costume Ideas

October 30th, 2017 · No Comments

This year, I got started posting costume ideas late, I apologize. If you followed @WardComputers on Social Media, you would have been seeing these all along. Here are this years ideas:

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Why I use Crucial RAM / Memory

April 26th, 2017 · 2 Comments

Over the decades I have used many different brands of RAM. Most because of a lower price compared to others, a few because of reviews and that they are “faster” than other brands. RAM was like coffee to me, the brand and where I bought it didn’t matter so long as it got the job […]

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Why I do what I do

April 19th, 2017 · 4 Comments

Recently I started to write about the technology products and brands that I use and why. That got me thinking just as much as why I do what I do. You see, I’m not just a “computer guy” or “IT” dude.

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Frustration, that is the word that comes to mind.

February 3rd, 2016 · No Comments

Since it is the beginning of a new year, I spent part of the holiday’s thinking. Thinking about goals, thinking about family, thinking about how to be better. Then I started thinking about this blog. Why did I start, Why do I get so frustrated with myself when I don’t get a weekly article out. […]

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