Facebook Malware

How to Stay Safe from Scams and Malware on Facebook

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How to Stay Safe from Scams and Malware on Facebook At last count, Facebook has clocked up over 2.7 billion users, which makes the platform more attractive than ever for scammers and hackers. While you may be logging in to share your latest family photos or catch up with friends, the chances of accidentally triggering a scam or malware are …

Remote Computer Support

Computer Broken? Watch Us Fix It – LIVE!

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When your computer is playing up or driving you crazy, the absolute last thing you want to do is lug it down to the local repair shop. So many cables. So many connections. And why is it suddenly so heavy? It’s stressful just thinking about it! Fortunately, tech support has come a long way in recent years and you now …

New Years IT Resolutions

3 New Year’s Tech Resolutions You Should Actually Keep

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If your typical New Year’s resolutions lasted about 30 seconds, you’re not alone. Pledges to eat better, start running and learn how to juggle can be rebooted again next year easy enough. This year, we challenge you to think about your tech health with some resolutions you’ll want to keep. 1. No More Junk Mail Whether you checked a box …

WIFI

Is Your Home Wi-Fi Keeping Up?

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Is Your Home Wi-Fi Keeping Up? Wi-Fi has forever changed the way we live, work and play. We can surf the internet on the couch or by the pool, look up a recipe in an instant, and even connect our lights to voice control. It’s no wonder it was accepted with open arms, but is your Wi-Fi as good as …

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Get Back to Brand New with a Refreshed Computer

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Remember how well your computer ran when you first brought it home? It was booting so fast, files were whizzing around at light speed, and no matter how many tabs you had open, nothing was slowing that baby down. It was spotless, inside and out. Then one day you turned it on and everything was so slow, taking forever to …

Krack Wifi Exploit

New ‘KRACK’ Wi-Fi Security Issue: This Affects All of Us

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The invention of Wi-Fi has been a science fiction dream come true. We can use our laptops anywhere in the house, our phones are using home internet instead of sucking down our cellular data, and our gadgets are all communicating. It’s essentially the backbone of the smart tech boom for home and business alike. Most networks are password-protected with an …

Bitcoin and altcoins

Yoga Bear Computer Repair is now accepting crypto currencies as payment (Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum)

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We are pleased to announce that we will now be accepting crypto currencies as payment for our services. Bitcoin, Litecoin and Ethereum will be accepted. Please contact us if you have any questions on how to pay with these crypto currencies. To our knowledge this makes us the first computer repair company in Sacramento to accept digital currency as a …

How to tell if a virus is infected

How do I tell if my computer has a virus?

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Sometimes computers do wacky things that ring alarm bells and make us dive for cover. Next thing you know, you’re running scans on repeat and demanding everyone come clean about their browsing habits. Fortunately, not all weird occurrences are caused by viruses – sometimes your computer is simply overloaded, overheating or in desperate need of a reboot. Here are the …