Speed Up PC Free News

Home » Blog » Speed Up PC Free News (Page 3)

GoDaddy taken down by “old school” hacking tactics

GoDaddy taken down by “old school” hacking tactics

Last week, millions of GoDaddy websites went offline. This left internet users confused, but it infuriated those who depend on GoDaddy for reliable hosting. While the sites were brought back up after a few hours, the damage had already been done. So how did GoDaddy, one of the largest domain and hosting companies on the internet, get taken down? According to the self-proclaimed culprit, @Anonym

Read More

Could antivirus software soon be a thing of the past?

Could antivirus software soon be a thing of the past?

It’s been a rough year for antivirus software. More and more PC security experts are pointing out weaknesses of antivirus software every day, and even an average virus can avoid the filters established by antivirus programs. To make this issue even more frightening, viruses like Flame were able to infect computers for three years before they were even discovered by antivirus programs. Identif

Read More

Blackhole exploit gets upgraded to avoid latest antivirus software upgrades

Blackhole exploit gets upgraded to avoid latest antivirus software upgrades

The infamous Blackhole exploit affected computers all over the world. It gave hackers access to sensitive data and allowed computers to be taken over by remote users. Fortunately, the Blackhole exploit was patched by most major antivirus companies in just a few days, and people soon forgot about the problem. Unfortunately, the creators of Blackhole aren’t willing to disappear that easily. The

Read More

Recent study suggests 52% of Americans have been unhappy with recent computer performance

Recent study suggests 52% of Americans have been unhappy with recent computer performance

Nobody likes working on a slow computer. Today, computers are a ubiquitous part of our lives. Whether you’re talking to friends on Facebook or trying to get work done in Microsoft Excel, it’s tough to go through life without a computer. However, going through life with a slow computer can be even more frustrating. We already knew that, but a recent study by Crucial, a PC memory manufacturer

Read More

iPad Mini set to be released this fall

iPad Mini set to be released this fall

For the last few weeks, the tech world has been awash with rumors that an iPad Mini was on the horizon for Apple. Although Apple hasn’t confirmed anything yet (and they likely won’t until their September 12 event), more and more sources are coming forward to claim that the iPad Mini will be released this fall. CNet has been featuring iPad Mini rumors throughout the last few months, and this

Read More

Crysis 3 hardware requirements will “melt your PC”

Crysis 3 hardware requirements will “melt your PC”

Crysis games have always pushed PC hardware to the limit. When the first Crysis game came out, it was used as a benchmark for 3 to 4 years after it was released. It looks like that trend will continue with Crysis 3: Crytek’s CEO Cevat Yerli suggested that Crysis 3’s jaw-dropping graphics will melt your PC’s hardware. Just to clarify, Yerli didn’t mean that in a literal way. Nobody would

Read More

Learn how to spot fake antivirus software

Learn how to spot fake antivirus software

There are plenty of good antivirus programs on the market, but unfortunately, there are also plenty of bad ones. For every trusted, high-quality antivirus program, there seems to be at least one fake antivirus program, making it difficult for consumers to figure out which program will best protect their PCs. Fortunately, there are ways to spot fake antivirus software. Keep reading to discover h

Read More

The fastest, easiest way to speed up any laptop

The fastest, easiest way to speed up any laptop

Do you own a laptop? If so, you might not be getting as much performance out of your computer as possible. There is one simple setting included on many laptops that will instantly speed up your system. And fortunately, it’s free and very easy to do. Here’s the tip: look at you laptop’s power indicator at the bottom right corner of your screen. Every laptop will display a power icon in the

Read More

Is your computer infected with the Gauss virus? Read this to protect your bank accounts!

Is your computer infected with the Gauss virus? Read this to protect your bank accounts!

A few months ago, a virus called ‘Flame’ was tearing apart security systems across the Middle East. Today, it looks like Flame has evolved into a new virus called Gauss. In fact, Gauss has been wreaking havoc across Middle Eastern computer systems for most of the last year, and it poses a serious threat to financial data. What is the Gauss virus? The Gauss virus is similar to Flame, although

Read More

Gaming giant Blizzard hacked

Gaming giant Blizzard hacked

Blizzard is one of the world’s most popular gaming companies. The company is known most notably for its World of Warcraft MMORPG, but Blizzard has also created such venerable gaming franchises as Diablo and Starcraft. Unfortunately, Blizzard can’t protect accounts as well as it can make games. Earlier today, it was revealed that Blizzard experienced a serious data leak that could have compr

Read More

  • Free Up Disk and Memory Space
  • Speed up your System
  • Fix System Errors And Crashes
  • Improve Internet Access
  • Boost Start-up Speed