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  • Permanently Delete Private Data

    Posted on August 25, 2010 by infogrip-computer-support

    If you are donating an old computer to a charity or just want to make sure that sensitive information is deleted forever, there are a few things you can do.  For PCs, try File Shredder or Kill Disk.  Both free programs can permanently remove files.   On a Mac, just put the files in the Trash and select “Secure Empty Trash” from the Finder menu.

  • Keyboard Cleaning Methods

    Posted on August 24, 2010 by infogrip-computer-support

    Keyboards accumulate a lot of dirt and germs, but they are easy to clean.  One of the simplest ways is using compressed air, which you can find in a hardware or computer store.  Spray quick bursts under the keyboard, shake the keyboard upside down and repeat a few times.  To clean the keys, you can use alcohol or disinfectant wipes.  It’s best to turn off your computer first in case you press a button you don’t want to.

  • Software Update to Address iOS 4 Performance Issues on iPhone 3G

    Posted on August 24, 2010 by infogrip-computer-support

    iOS 4.0 on 3G iPhone (parody) A new email from Apple CEO Steve Jobs appears to confirm that the company will soon be issuing a software update to address issues with the iPhone 3G’s performance under iOS 4. Late last month, the company acknowledged that it was “looking into” user reports of the issues. (more…)

  • Google Calendar Sync now supports Outlook 2010

    Posted on August 23, 2010 by infogrip-computer-support

    Making sure that your calendar is available to you whenever and wherever you need it is important. That’s why Google Calendar works with a number of desktop applications and mobile devices including iCal, iPhone and iPad, Blackberry, Android, Nokia/Symbian, and Windows Mobile phones. Google Calendar Sync for Outlook is also available, but one thing was missing — until now. Google Calendar Sync now supports Outlook 2010 — our top feature request. Outlook 2010 comes in 32-bit and 64-bit versions, and currently only 32-bit is supported. (more…)

  • Facebook Warns of Clickjacking Scam

    Posted on August 19, 2010 by infogrip-computer-support

    Read the rest of the PC World article here.

  • CD Burner XP – Free Software

    Posted on August 16, 2010 by infogrip-computer-support

    CDBurnerXP is a free application to burn CDs and DVDs, including Blu-Ray and HD-DVDs. It also includes the feature to burn and create ISOs, as well as a multi language interface. Everyone, even companies, can use it for free. It does not include adware or similar malicious components. (more…)

  • How to Block FarmVille, Mafia Wars and Other Games in Facebook

    Posted on August 05, 2010 by infogrip-computer-support

    Millions of people LOVE Farmville and Mafia Wars. Good for them/you. I don’t play them and don’t wish to read anything about them in my feed so I have since hid them…if you wish to do the same or “HIDE” anything here are some instructions to do so…

  • Get Your Google Voice Number Today!

    Posted on August 05, 2010 by infogrip-computer-support

    I had to wait months before I received my Google Voice invitation. Google has now opened it up to everyone. Get your own number for FREE that will be your number for ever! There are so many features available and it is very EASY to set up…Sign up today and send me your new number!

  • Want to block adult websites?

    Posted on August 05, 2010 by infogrip-computer-support

    Want to block adult websites from being viewed on your home/work network? Want to keep malware from being installed on either your computer or your families systems? Use this FREE service that is VERY easy to set up.

  • Prey – They can run but they can’t hide

    Posted on August 05, 2010 by infogrip-computer-support

    I just installed this FREE app that will track my Windows laptop/notebook in case it ever gets lost. I don’t know how that could ever happen since it is always with me but you never know….it took only a few minutes to set up and it gives me more peace of mind…