There is a huge security hole that has been discovered in WiFi, called #Krack ,this effects ALL devices. Windows computers, Apple computers, Android and Apple phones and tablets.
Details here: https://www.krackattacks.com/#tools
The best thing to do is to check for updates on your devices and your router. Apple has already patched all of their devices for beta users so expect that fix to roll out within a week for consumers....
As always contact STL Computer Help if you need assistance.
What we can expect from the next iPhone.
Just a friendly reminder not to quit apps on your iPhone or iPad.
Looking for a new Windows laptop? STL Computer Help can recommend a fantastic HP. It's a 14" touch screen, with a solid state drive for super fast speeds, with a premium material and build quality. Back-lit keyboard, running Windows 10 of course. We picked one out for a client and really enjoyed setting up this machine for them.
Look at some cool new tech coming with iOS 11.
Public service announcement: while Windows 10 has steadily evolved over the last 1½ years since its release, I still hear about a few minor problems. One of t...hem involves the inability of a laptop to automatically connect to a Wi-Fi network after it has powered on. This can typically be alleviated by disabling the Fast Startup (hybrid shutdown) function within Power Options, and here is a simple tutorial that shows how to do that:
Interested in the new Pixel phone from Google? Make sure you buy it direct from Google and not at your local Verizon store.
We're selling a 2011 iMac for parts. $200
It's not often we hear of Apple security issues. While this might sound scary Apple has already issued an update to all affected iOS devices.
As always, make sure to always keep your devices up to date.
For Sale: Apple iMac 20". Upgraded with a 240GB SSD hard drive and 4GB of RAM. Perfect condition with Microsoft Office. The iMac is completely up-to-date with the latest Apple software.
Price is $500....
This is the sound of a dying hard drive.
If your computer sounds like this, it's definitely time to call STLCH! Hurry before you lose all your pictures, documents, music, and videos.
All hard drives will die, so if you have a computer with a hard drive over 5 years old, it's time to start thinking about replacing and even upgrading it....
Now is the perfect time to switch to a solid state drive. They are 20x faster, makes no noise, produce less heat, last much longer, and have become super affordable.
Call to super charge your desktop or laptop (PC or Mac) today.