Tag: Microsoft

Bing (Microsoft) allow dodgy adverts

June 8, 2015

It appears that the Bing search site, that is Microsoft’s search site, is adding adverts that lead to the potential download of unwanted programs that even spoof Google. Something I frequently find on people’s PCs are Add-ons to their Internet Browsers that either lead to shopping sites or simply unwanted search results.  The other common […]

Windows 10 will be available from 29th July 2015

June 2, 2015

Microsoft have announced that Windows 10 (and don’t forget, there is no Windows 9!) will be released on 29th July 2015.  Window 8 tried, and many would say failed, to combine both tablet and PC together in the one OS.  Windows 10 is designed to be a universal operating system that will function across PC, […]

Email pretending to be from Microsoft

September 4, 2012

Scam email pretending to be from Microsoft that was after some private details. Don’t be taken in by it. Don’t click the “Verify Now” link.

Phone scams are are worldwide problem

October 29, 2011

Scam phones saying your computer is infected are reported all around the world. Don’t accept cold calls from anyone phoning you about your computer.

Illegal Microsoft software

June 1, 2011

Make sure you get the serial numbers when you get your PC built