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AVG 8.0

I always know when AVG release a new version of their fantastic free anti-virus software as it usually results in a torrent of abuse being launched towards me by my readership -“you said this software was free and now it’s asking me for money or it’ll stop working.”

Recap on the year

I had every intention of writing an article this week somehow linking computers and Christmas however as the two really aren’t related in any way,shape or form I have once again given up on this idea and decided to do something completely different. Close to the end of the year I thought it might [...]

AVG 7.5

I’m still genuinely amazed by the number of my readers who are still using paid for anti-virus programs after I have recommended time and time again a completely free solution. I’m assuming the reasoning is that the public believe that a free version of an application as important as a virus [...]

AVG 7.0

Regular readers of my column will know of my continued support of the free version of the online AVG virus checker. Whilst it is by no means perfect I do prefer it to other virus checkers I have tried on the market mainly due to the fact that it is [...]

Online virus scan

My idea last week of starting a dating agency for virus programmers so that they have something better to do with their lives than annoying normal hardworking people had a very good response however I’m afraid that I’m going to have to put this on hold for the time due [...]

Sasser Virus

This week I’ve been considering setting up a dating agency for virus programmers;in my opinion if we could get them out of the house and into social circles then they wouldn’t spend their Saturday nights creating viruses such as the Sasser worm which I’ve had to spend this week [...]

Anti Spy ware and Virus Checking

With all the Christmas and New Year celebrations and work that has resulted due to Christmas sales,I’m struggling to get everything tied up and so I thought it would be nice this week if I were to reprint an article I wrote months ago [...]

Virus Hoaxes

Another week spent seemingly doing nothing but clearing viruses off the machines of others;in such a day and age everybody reading this article should have a virus checker and those of you that don’t should certainly download one now.

One thing that Windows is still [...]