Recent Blog

Here you will find news and other items of interest.

Back to School with Google and ChromeOS

Lots to schools have opted to use Google Classrooms. Some have been given ChromeBooks by the schools, other may need to use to family computer. For a number of reasons, you may want to isolate your child’s OS and Internet activity to a separate device. To bridge the gap, Neverware has a free version of ChromeOS that works on many PCs and laptops. I was successful using a Dell Optiplex 9010 all in one.

Here’s a link to their site for more info.

Here’s a link to their USB Installer.
(WARNING! USB FLASH DRIVE WILL BE ERASED!)

WebChoices Opt-Out

Here you will find a list of all the web advertising companies that are currently tracking you.

https://optout.aboutads.info/

iOS ZeroDay Mail.app flaw targets VIPs

It’s not very often a flaw of this magnitude comes along. If you have an iPhone or iPad and use the mail app for email, then you will want to patch as soon as possible.

The Register has an article with the current state of affairs

Mover.io

If you have a need to move between cloud providers, Mover.io might have what you are looking for.

https://mover.io/guides/