Read just our best, feature-length articles without all the extra stuff.
What Was The First Volunteer Distributed Computing Project?
Read our first book, the HTG Guide to Windows 8, or check our upcoming books.
Subscribe to our daily email newsletter, chock full of great articles and tips.
This is pretty much everybody in my family.
Lowell Heddings, better known online as the How-To Geek, spends all his free time bringing you fresh geekery on a daily basis. You can follow him on Google+ if you'd like.
You got that right, I have a friend who has “just” got the internet in and does not have a bloody clue? Cannot even create an email account and set up windows Live Messenger, I rest my case :-P
ha ha ha
Great! Very funny …….. and truer than some may think. I have many friends who seem to download “virus’s” every single day! Anytime ANYTHING is not working 1000% , its a “virus”! haha. Havent cleaned your history in a month? Virus! Still have cookies from a year ago? Virus! System too slow because you only have 256 RAM? Virus! I just smile anymore and help as much as I can.
@indianacarnie I get that a LOT at school. Specifically in the labs that the school hasn’t funded the upgrade of yet that only have 128 MiB of RAM and Windows 2000. I want to wring the necks of every administrator because we have the funds for everything except the last two labs and it bugs me to no ends.
Well I should clarify that they just don’t want to allocate the funds there.
I’ll be a religious man if I ever witnessed it happening :P
I’ve had this computer for over a year and it’s worked brilliantly for a whole year. Not a single virus has shown up on it (’cause I’m paranoid about downloading/clicking anything mostly). It hasn’t even given me one BSOD, either!
@indianacarnie: I know someone who thinks their computer has a virus ’cause it runs slow. They also have Norton. *hinthintnudgenudge*
Since he first took to the screen in 1934, only two people have voiced Donald Duck: Clarence Nash (1934 – 1985) and Tony Anselmo (1985 – present).
Enter your email address to subscribe to our daily newsletter.
Join 134,000 newsletter readers