Month: August 2011

Bob Rankin: How I Got Hacked… & Why You MUST Have a Backup!


Last week I heard from a friend who thought she might have been infected by a virus. When she visited her own website, it was redirecting her to another web address. It sounded like a simple Javascript redirect, so I assumed it would be safe to visit her site and see where the problem was. Turns out that was a BIG mistake! Find out what happened to my computer, and how I finally managed to recover from the damage…

Techlicious: 10 Tips to Get the Most from Gmail


Invest a few minutes learning about some of Gmail’s advanced features, though, and you’ll go a long way to taming the overwhelming email assault most of us face every day. Here are ten of my favorite Gmail power tools and timesavers.

Best Tips & Winners


Each month we select the best of the tips submitted by members of the PC Pitstop community.

Check out our current and past favorites.