Tag Archives: Reliability

Windows 10 Myth #2 – Forced Updates

WINDOWS 10 MYTH #2: Updates for Windows 10 will automatically install without your approval. Windows 10 Myth #2 is a bit true.  This rumor got stared by Microsoft itself from their EULA licensing agreement for Windows 10 which states "The software periodically checks for system and app updates, and downloads and installs them for you... By accepting this…
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Facebook down yet again on Monday, 9/28/15!

Facebook was down for the 2nd time in a week and the 3rd time in 3 weeks. Users couldn't get into their Facebook account or pages and if they could get in they were faced with very long page load times or partial page loads due to this Facebook down situation. Many users went into partial melt down…
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AVG selling your information?

AVG will now start selling your information starting October 15, 2015 In September 2015, AVG released their new privacy policy which, effective October 15, 2015, makes clear that AVG will collect "non-personal data" such as “Browsing and search history, including meta data.” AVG claims it collects this data “to make money from our free offerings so we…
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1 in 3 Laptops will fail within 3 years.

SquareTrade analyzed failure rates for over 30,000 new laptop computers covered by their Laptop Warranty plans and found that one-third of all laptops will fail within 3 years. Highlights of the study include: Looking at the first 3 years of ownership, 31% of laptop owners reported a failure of some kind. Two-thirds of this failure…
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