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Entries from March 2020

Email woes, Live Mail and Outlook

March 26th, 2020 · No Comments

Windows Live Essentials was released in 2012. Basically, it included an email client that was Outlook Expresses replacement. It had other features; however, Mail is the one I want to write about.

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Tags: E-Mail Issues · Software

Why I won’t build scrap technology for my customers

March 17th, 2020 · No Comments

In my previous article I talked about the Black Swan event that led to the current tech shortages we are experiencing. In this article I wanted to address one of the main questions I have received. Why don’t I just buy what is available and build or resell those products? There are certain parts and […]

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Tags: Hardware · Purchasing

New old fake invoice emails making the rounds

March 13th, 2020 · No Comments

There is a new version of the old fake invoice email going around.Please pay attention and don’t open emails or attachments that claim to be invoices or bills or “pay so I don’t sue you” invoices.They appear as your internet icon like below (my default browser is Chrome)

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Tags: E-Mail Issues · Malware · Security · Trojans · Virus · Worms