Windows 10 – What Can You Expect?

After the reports came out that Microsoft was releasing their new operating system (OS) under the name Windows 10, the biggest concern by the internet populous and Windows users everywhere was, what happened to Windows 9? Obviously 7 ate 9 (not really). The real reason why Microsoft went with the moniker of Windows 10 was… Read more »

New Media Dongle – Matchstick

A Kickstarter for the new streaming internet and media dongle, Matchstick, has been started this week. Matchstick will be the first WiFi HDMI-streaming stick that uses the Mozilla Firefox OS. This device is similar in design to Google’s Chromecast.   Taking jabs at the Chromecast, the creators of the Matchstick say that the versatility of… Read more »

Post Apple Cloud Hack: Cloud Safety and Tips

In today’s internet society, whether you’re a big conglomerate or a small business, your business’s information should be kept safely and is of the utmost importance. If a client cannot view your company as somewhere where their personal information should be considered safe, then you will have an image problem, and that can hurt business…. Read more »

Happy Birthday to Ryan Gnann and…me!

Ryan Gnann’s birthday is on Sunday and mine is tomorrow. It is very fitting that two of CyberTrails best would have back to back birthdays 😉 Happy Birthday Ryan and Happy Birthday to me!

Microsoft to the rescue for XP users with browser fix

Microsoft Corp rushed to create the fix after learning of the bug in the operating system over the weekend when cybersecurity firm FireEye Inc warned that a sophisticated group of hackers had exploited the bug to launch attacks in a campaign dubbed “Operation Clandestine Fox. Microsoft on Wednesday initially said it would not provide the… Read more »

Microsoft rushes to fix browser after attacks; no fix for XP users

Microsoft Corp is rushing to fix a bug in its widely used Internet Explorer web browser after a computer security firm disclosed the flaw over the weekend, saying hackers have already exploited it in attacks on some U.S. companies. PCs running Windows XP will not receive any updates fixing that bug when they are released,… Read more »

Avoid the Windows XP-ocalypse: Microsoft ends Windows XP support, hackers may be lurking

Microsoft Corp released its final security updates for Windows XP and Office 2003 on Tuesday as security experts warned users that they could soon be prime targets for cyber attacks if they do not abandon the products. http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/04/09/us-microsoft-windows-idUSBREA371KA20140409?feedType=RSS&feedName=technologyNews

Happy Birthday Gmail!

On April 1st of 2004 Google launched Gmail as an invitation only beta release. Our little beta is all grown up now, it is definitely not by invitation only anymore! Happy Birthday Gmail 🙂