Still No PICNIC

Albert BlaizeNews, Tech Talk

In Albert’s Corner this month, thoughts on the weak link in your defenses. A cartoon that circulated around the office recently really hit home. It depicted a boxing ring with … Read More

Albert BlaizeStill No PICNIC

Baby, You Can Drive My Car

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In Albert’s Corner this month, thoughts on technology and the future of vehicle ownership. We love our cars. The American romance with vehicles has been documented in movies and rock … Read More

Albert BlaizeBaby, You Can Drive My Car

Getting Inside Your Head

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In Albert’s Corner this month, thoughts on the never-ending parade of new threats to your privacy. A little privacy, please? Consumers like us have to be wondering whether privacy even … Read More

Albert BlaizeGetting Inside Your Head

Bye-Bye, Wi-Fi?

Albert BlaizeNews, Tech Talk

In Albert’s Corner this month, thoughts on whether wi-fi is going away … and whether that’s a good thing. One of the articles we’ve shared online this month looks at … Read More

Albert BlaizeBye-Bye, Wi-Fi?

One of These People Will Cost You $10,000

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In Albert’s Corner this month, an updated look at the ransomware epidemic. I hate to keep banging the same drum, but when statistics show a 6000% increase in something (yes, … Read More

Albert BlaizeOne of These People Will Cost You $10,000

Is the PC Dying? Is It Already Dead?

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In Albert’s Corner this month, a look at the reported demise of traditional desktop and notebook PCs. A Google search on “Death of the PC” turns up a long list … Read More

Albert BlaizeIs the PC Dying? Is It Already Dead?

National Cybersecurity Month – What Did We Learn?

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In Albert’s Corner this month, a look at National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. October has been National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, a government-supported effort to raise awareness about the many forms cyber-threats … Read More

Albert BlaizeNational Cybersecurity Month – What Did We Learn?

Free Microsoft Hyper-V (sort of)

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Windows Server 2016 is due to launch this month, and the folks in Redmond have a competitor squarely in their sights. Switch from VMware to Microsoft’s Hyper-V and for a … Read More

Albert BlaizeFree Microsoft Hyper-V (sort of)

Microsoft Calling? Hang Up!

Albert BlaizeNews, Notices

As if all the ransomware and email schemes trying to sneak past your defenses weren’t bad enough, now hackers and thieves are going old-school and using the telephone to compromise … Read More

Albert BlaizeMicrosoft Calling? Hang Up!

Microsoft Does It Again

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At TRG, we recommend you check with us before saying “yes” to any Windows 7 upgrade, and here’s a prime example of why: First, Microsoft slipped the Windows 10 upgrade … Read More

Albert BlaizeMicrosoft Does It Again