Category Archives: Windows

10 Ways to Revive Your Internet Connection

By | August 19, 2008

Losing your connection to the Internet can be damn frustrating, especially if you use it for business purposes. If you find yourself digitally stranded, what can you do? I worked as a technical service rep at an Internet Service Provider (ISP) for almost two years. During that time I helped thousands of (usually angry) customers… Read More »

How to Download Podcasts With iTunes

By | August 13, 2008

What are you passionate about? Writing, music, sports, business, finance? Would you like to learn more about any of these topics? In this article, you will discover the wealth of information available to you via podcasts – free digital radio shows that cover any topic you could imagine. The cool thing is that you can… Read More »

Windows XP Boot Loop – Panic! [Troubleshooting]

By | July 25, 2008

Symptom: The other day, I received a call from a client who was in quite the panic. “I can’t get into Windows XP!” they screamed at the top of their lungs. I immediately jumped into my nerdmobile and proceeded in their general direction. When I arrived at their home to investigate, I discovered that Windows… Read More »

Crossloop – Fix Computer Problems Remotely

By | June 9, 2008

Are you tired of asking your friends to email you an invitation every time they need remote assistance? Is your budget too tight to use a professional service like LogMeIn? I’d like to share with you a free remote assistance utility called Crossloop. It has two major advantages over its competitors: 1. It’s Free: Unlike… Read More »

Boost the Speed of Your Sluggish Computer

By | April 22, 2008

Have you noticed a gradual decrease in speed of your computer since you first purchased it? You’re not alone. It’s near impossible to avoid the inevitable slowdown of a computer over time. Here are some things that cause your computer to slow to a crawl: The addition of new programs that consume more hard drive… Read More »