Free antivirus AVG and Avast ready for Windows 8

Free antivirus AVG and Avast ready for Windows 8
AVG Free was updated for Window 8 already back in September. With the official release and general availability of Windows 8 this week, Avast also updated their free antivirus to support the newest Microsoft operating system. Update: Seems Avast already was ready for Windows 8 when they released version 7 back in February 2012. avast! 7 is Windows ...

Security check for fall 2012, which antivirus to buy

Security check for fall 2012, which antivirus to buy
Remember: Antivirus is not a replacement for common sence! Be smart when using the Internet. Don’t click on links from unkown (and sometimes even known) sources in e-mails, messengers or on social sites (i.e. Facebook and Twitter). Close popup windows with the red cross at the upper right, as the buttons in the image might ...

Antivirus: Avast Free

Antivirus: Avast Free
Remember: Antivirus is not a replacement for common sence! Be smart when using the Internet. Don’t click on links from unkown (and sometimes even known) sources in e-mails, messengers or on social sites (i.e. Facebook and Twitter). Close popup windows with the red cross at the upper right, as the buttons in the image might ...

Security: AV-Comparatives antivirus tests for fall/winter 2010

Security: AV-Comparatives antivirus tests for fall/winter 2010
I have always meant that a free antivirus solution is good enough, if you also use some common sense on the Internet. The two programs I recommend, is Microsoft Security Essentials and Avast Free. Going through the latest reports from AV-Comparatives, I found that both programs got good ratings in several tests. Below you’ll find ...

Make your Windows 7 computer an access point and share your Internet connection for free

Make your Windows 7 computer an access point and share your Internet connection for free
Microsoft planned a feature for Windows 7, where you could share your Internet connection over wifi. If that connection already was wifi, a virtual wireless card would be used. But since Microsoft couldn’t get it to work with all the hardware configurations of the world, the feature isn’t exposed in Windows 7. But the clever ...