Monthly Archives: August 2015

Installing Windows 10 – Notes

If you missed the July 29th cutoff to get Windows 10 and you use assistive technologies, you are still eligible to download Windows 10. Here is the link. https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/accessibility/windows10upgrade ————————————————————- Machine #1 – this is my Windows 7 Professional machine … Continue reading

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Android Phones – Stage Fright Exploit

If you use an Android phone, it is susceptible to  “Stage Fright” malware. This seems to just affect MMS messages not SMS. Here is advice from Steve Gibson to patch your phone. Get the latest phoneware update. ○ Disable Auto-fetching … Continue reading

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Moto G – 3rd Generation Notes

Having just received and activated my new Moto G – 3rd Generation, I’m going to use this page to make some notes on its positives and possible negatives. My wife has the Moto E which is slightly smaller. Water Resistant … Continue reading

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T-Mobile – New Charges for a Paper Bill

T-Mobile seems to be sneaking some new charges onto our phone bills these days. I just got a text message that they are now going to charge for paper detailed bills. Something that has been free for the last thirteen … Continue reading

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Lynda.com Free for St. Louis County Library Users

I’ve been a big proponent of Lynda.com for many years and now I just noticed that it is Free for St. Louis County Library Users. Lynda.com is a video resource and training company with a LARGE list of programs and … Continue reading

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