AVG Anti-Virus Free 2012 get’s PCMag’s “Editor’s Choice”

AVG Anti-Virus Free 2012 get's PCMag's
Avast’s free antivirus get’s the Editor’s Choice award from PCMag.com. A Very Good Choice This product is a great choice overall for free antivirus protection. It has the best scores among current products in my malware removal test and very good scores for malware blocking as well. The independent labs also give it high marks. ...

Learn the basics of programming with Codecademy

If you want to learn the basics of programming, or just need a refresher course, visit codecademy.com and take a course directly in your browser. You can earn points and badges if you register. At the time of this writing, there’s only one course: Getting started with programming. According to the website, more courses will ...

Adobe Reader full download links (Update: Windows Live Essentials Offline Installer)

Recently I had to install Adobe Reader on a machine with a slow Internet connection, so I wanted to download the full install in advance. The normal installer found on Adobe’s website is just a stub, which downloads and installs Adobe Reader automatically upon launch. Finding the full installer wasn’t an easy task, but a ...

Get a taskbar on your second monitor in Windows 7

If you use two monitors with Windows 7, you know that the taskbar is only available on the main monitor. The most popular programs for multi monitor setups cost money. But also comes with lot of features and settings. If you’re just looking for another taskbar on your second monitor, try Dual Monitor Taskbar. It’s a free program ...

Security: Best antivirus money can buy (spring 2011)

Security: Best antivirus money can buy (spring 2011)
Based on tests done by three renowned sites, I’ve concluded that BitDefender Antivirus Pro 2011 / BitDefender Internet Security 2011 is the best antimalware solution money can buy right now. It’s one of the top two in AV-Test’s report for April with 15.5 out of 18 points and full score in the protection test, it ...