Desktop

Get expert advice for both Windows PCs and Mac. Protect your devices from viruses and other online threats, secure your private data, and boost performance.

Speed

How to Speed Up Boot Time on Your PC or Laptop

All computers tend to boot up more slowly over time — but ...

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All computers tend to boot up more slowly over time — but that doesn’t ...

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Threats

Keyloggers: What They Are, Where They Come From, and How to Remove Them

Out of all the malware spread over the Internet, keyloggers ...

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Out of all the malware spread over the Internet, keyloggers are some of ...

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Malware

Microsoft Defender vs. Full-Scale Antivirus

Every Windows 11 and 10 PC comes with Microsoft Defender ...

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Every Windows 11 and 10 PC comes with Microsoft Defender Antivirus, ...

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The right processor is crucial for your computer’s performance. Intel’s ...

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Phishing

What Is Spear Phishing and How to Avoid It

Phishing attacks seek to lure people into clicking ...

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Phishing attacks seek to lure people into clicking malicious links to ...

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Hackers

How to Tell If You’ve Been Hacked

Have you been hacked? It’s not always easy to tell. Cybersecurity breaches can expose your important personal and ...

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Have you been hacked? It’s not always easy to tell. Cybersecurity breaches ...

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Hackers

The Most Dangerous & Famous Hackers Today

The history of hacking is almost as long as the history of computing itself. Here, we’ll take a look at the most famous ...

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The history of hacking is almost as long as the history of computing ...

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Performance Tips

Why Your PC Is Overheating and How to Fix It

We use our computers for pretty much everything, from ...

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We use our computers for pretty much everything, from browsing the ...

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Cleaning

What Is a PUP... and How to Remove It

A PUP, or potentially unwanted program, is unnecessary software that winds up on your computer or mobile phone, usually ...

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A PUP, or potentially unwanted program, is unnecessary software that winds ...

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Hardware

How to Check If Your Hard Drive Is Failing

Is your computer making strange sounds? Are you noticing ...

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Is your computer making strange sounds? Are you noticing unusual behavior ...

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