Apple, Tesla, Mercedes and Honda are all racing to the edges of current technology to produce a safe, fun, stylish self driving car. It will be fun to see how it unravels over the next couple of years.
Get your gadget myths answered and make your life easier now
One of the coolest device to come out recently is the OnHub router. Here's why.
Windows 10 comes with great new features, but all the privacy settings are not your friend until you adjust them the way you like. Change these three right away!
The new Windows 10 update allows Microsoft to use your computer as a delivery device to send updates to other people's computers. You can turn that feature off, and I recommend it.
Your mobile phone is probably not as protected as your home computer or laptop. Malware is on the move and targeting your phone today. This article talks about how to protect yourself.
When you factory reset your Android, thinking that you have erased all your personal info, you really aren't as safe as you think.
Adware and malware can be anything from annoying to damaging. This is a great product that is here just in time.
Most small businesses try to save a nickel by finding their own creative ways to solve tech issues. These short cuts end up costing more in time and money. Bottom line, the short cuts with tech don't work.
Is it possible to run an entire social media site without swearing, without sexy content, without violence? FaceGloria is attempting it.
All a hacker needs to get access to your accounts is your email address and phone number. We know they can get this, so here is how to avoid giving them access.
Videos are probably playing automatically when you see them in Facebook. This is good for social media but bad for your data usage. Learn how to control this here!
Get the free version of Office Online and if you really, really need to, you can get the paid version of Office 365 later.
It was only a matter of time before hackers started getting into iPhones and iPads. They go where the people are spending their time. Be careful, super careful, what you download.
Your kids are less likely to want to connect to you on Facebook as they get older. It's a fact. Get on their list early and stay in the game. It seems we all get so busy, we forget what's important.
What are the top four things you should know about Facebook?
How is your streaming video? Blurry, constantly buffering, or crystal clear? This is a short trip in finding the solution to my Netflix issue.
Just the facts. There is a lot of buzz about what is going to be different with Windows 10 and we've boiled it down to the facts ma'am, just the facts
It's hard to decide if you should repair, replace or renew. This article will shed some light on some ways to think it through and ultimately make your best decision.
Yes, your Mac can get a virus. Not as easy as a Windows system but it is getting easier. Here are some things you can do, and need to know to protect your system and your identity.
This is the best single article on speeding up a slow Mac. Anyone can follow these steps...easy does it. Join our mailing list for more great info on tech and computers.
Computers slow down for several different reasons. Here are 7 ways to speed yours up now.
"Broadband" is a term used to refer to high-speed internet connections. Connections via cable modem and Digital Subscriber Line (DSL) are frequently referred to as broadband Internet connections.
Which is the best browser for your PC. This blog will help you decide by looking at some of the advantages of each and looking at some of the ratings from top trusted sites. But, in the end, it will be your personal preferences. Don't be afraid to download them and try them all.
IP addresses are like networking telephone numbers -- when you want to call someone on the phone, you must first know their telephone number. Similarly, when a computer on the Internet needs to send data to another computer, it needs to know its IP address.
There are several ways to boost your signal so you can download and upload faster. We list a few here and give you some links to get the job done.
There are many other threats than viruses and malware.
Today’s web browsers installed on new computers usually don’t have secure default settings. Securing your browser is another very important step in improving your computer’s security
Software writers release updates to patch or fix vulnerabilities, flaws, and weaknesses (bugs) in their software.
These Windows shortcuts will make your life easier, I promise.
AS with all other cutting edge phones on the market, a new release means guaranteed bugs and issues. That's what we're here for.
A computer virus is a program that spreads by first infecting files or the system areas of a computer or network router's hard drive and then making copies of itself. Some viruses are harmless, others may damage data files, and some may destroy files.
Get rid of pop-ups for good. There are several solutions depending on the operating system and browser that you are using. This article will help you.
Avoid the top three mistakes in choosing your antivirus software.
The free trial trap
The free online scan trap
The top 10 antivirus programs trap
There are many error messages that you may encounter. Surprisingly, the approach you take to these fixes is as important as the fix. The big question is,"How much time are you willing to put into this solution?"
There are a few key elements that you need today to protect your computer, files, identity and security. Here’s the skinny.:
Antivirus, Cloud based, small footprint, quick upload
The iPad Pro will bolt out of the gate in the second half of the year, if a report by Bloomberg is to be believed.
One story that was circulating a couple of days ago claimed that Microsoft would be giving pirates of their operating system a free upgrade to Windows 10. The news seemed a little strange at the time, considering Microsoft's stance on piracy.
There have been a lot of rumors about the Apple TV and Apple's new move into the internet service market. We take a little closer look, but Apple isn't talking and only time will tell.
Upgrades like installing RAM or increasing hard drive capacity are great ways to help improve performance right away, but there are other ways to help extend the life of your PC.
Microsoft recently confirmed Windows 10 will be released this summer, hitting 190 countries in 111 different languages.
Follow our step by step solutions to check your battery and connection for your laptop that doesn't seem to be charging. If you can't fix it, we can.
Three main things affect your computer speed:
Fragmented Files, RAM and CPU. If these are all in good shape and then you may have a virus/malware or another issue that we will help you correct.
When it comes to support for your laptop you don’t need support from the actual brand of your laptop. You just need support from a computer specialist who understands all the components and functions of todays laptops.There is no need to spend your time trying to find a solution on your own anymore. Most of the fixes we do at WickedEasyFix.com would have been simpler if the customer brought us their problem in the first place. We see laptops that have had their issues expanded by the owner trying to fix it on their own.
Microsoft has now confirmed that it will use a new name for its upcoming browser
Is iTunes slowing your computer down or is it being blocked by your antivirus program? This blog will get you started. You can have one of our pros at wickedeasyfix.com fix it for you and answer any questions you may have in the process.
Having issues with your Mac Mail.. We can help.
Defragmenting is usually the first thing people think of when their computer starts running slowly. But, don't forget that it is actually the final step in a process. This blog will point you in the right direction to defrag your computer and also show you how to check if you need to.
Our WickedeasyFix team will help you with setup and installation of MS Outlook on your system.
We get questions about email everyday. It is interesting that the number of searches and requests for help with email has grown substantially over the past few years. As email gets more complex and allows you to do more things, you can be assured that the WickedEasyFix team will keep it simple for you. It’s what we do!
Gmail is my personal favorite email application. It has quite a few features and it can get cumbersome if someone doesn't help walk you through all of it's features. Our team of pros at Wickeasyfix.com can help
Why is my Dell computer running so slow? It's just part of life. Computers slow down over time. They get dirty. This article will give you tips on how to get your Dell computer back up to speed again.
Apple unveiled the new MacBook line Monday, and it looks like a very impressive, well-engineered laptop. So, how does the new MacBook stack up against the Surface Pro 3?
Tuesday when Apple introduced the new MacBook, something was missing, the absence of all but one solitary port. It’s called USB Type-C, and it’s going to transform gadgets as we know them.
The new Apple iOS 8.2 release is buzzing all over the internet. Is it better or worse? We take a look at what people are saying.
Are you looking for computer support or computer repair help? There is a big difference. Ultimately, you want a computer support service.
Lithium-ion Batteries…. Life and Death
We all use them, they are in your phone, tablet or laptop Lithium-ion batteries are the most common power source for them all. However there is a potential deadly risk in having them
This is a quick look at the simple pros and cons of the new Macbook. There have been questions about what it is gaining vs. what it is giving up. I think Apple is heading in the right direction with the better display, lighter weight and without losing battery life. Take a look at the full picture and decide for yourself.
Apple introduced its newest member of the MacBook Air family. The 12-inch Retina display MacBook Air. This new version will be thinner and lighter than any previous versions.
We’ve heard everything over here at WickEasyFix from, “Don’t buy it” to ,”It’s the greatest ever”
I love the idea of talking on it. It reminds me of Star Trek. I will probably get one just for that. Basically, the new iOS 8.2, once updated to your iPhone, can communicate with your new Apple Watch.
Think of bandwidth like a freeway. All cars (data) are traveling at 65 miles and hour, so you would need to make a wider freeway to get more data through at one time. Megabits are the cars on the computer freeway.
Let’s keep this very simple. When you purchase your computer, very often, it will come with a preinstalled web browser. Some popular browsers are Chrome, FireFox, Opera, Explorer and Safari. Think of your web browser as your “Super Detective Decoder Ring”. It takes information from the web and presents it in a way that makes sense to you.
Routers perform the "traffic directing" functions on the Internet. Let’s think of your router as a Traffic cop. Picture a traffic cop in the center of a four-way intersection. In this example the traffic cop is the router. The traffic cop directs traffic (data) coming in and sends it forward down the correct lane, while blocking unauthorized vehicles (data).
In laymen’s terms, Wi-Fi is the process of sending information wirelessly to your internet connection. Many devices can use Wi-Fi, e.g. personal computers, video-game consoles, smartphones, digital cameras, tablet computers and digital audio players. These can connect to a network resource such as the Internet via a wireless network access point
When buying a new computer one of the dreaded tasks after the purchase is moving into your new home. Depending on what you have purchased for a computer, will dictate on how you do your migration. Right now I am going to talk about the folks that have replaced their Windows computer with another Windows machine.
Has this happened to you? My computer has issues and I don’t know what is causing the problem, but I know for sure that it was running a lot better when I first turned it on. I remember how amazed I was at how fast it worked and how quickly screens clicked open when I selected different icons on my desktop...