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 ...

Antivirus: Microsoft Security Essentials

Antivirus: Microsoft Security Essentials
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 ...

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 ...

How to keep your system (Windows/software/drivers) up-to-date

How to keep your system (Windows/software/drivers) up-to-date
I think it’s safe to say that almost all computers used in homes today are connected to the Internet and have a decent amount of programs installed. And that makes keeping your computer up-to-date an important task. Why? Because each day a new security hole, exploit or other errors are found and being fixed. Or ...

Splash Lite – free media player with DXVA support

Splash Lite - free media player with DXVA support
Splash Lite is a free media player that supports DXVA (Direct X Video Acceleration). It means that if your graphics card supports it, Splash will use your GPU to do hardware accelerated video decoding. This greatly reduces the CPU load on a system, and makes a netbook with the right hardware the possibility to play ...