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Ed Bott - ZDNet:  Windows 10 tip: Start in Safe Mode and use other advanced startup settings.

Ed Bott - ZDNet:  Five surprises in the latest Windows 10 Insider build and what they mean.

Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for October 2016

Published: October 11, 2016 | Updated: October 12, 2016, Version: 1.1

There are six critical, three important and one moderate security updates.

Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for September 2016 - Published: September 13, 2016 - Version: 1.0

There are seven critical and seven important security updates.

General Discussion / COSTCO has 256GB flashdrives for $30.00.
« on: August 10, 2016, 07:57:50 PM »
Today, I bought a 256GB SanDisk Cruzer Glide 3.0 (USB 3.0 and backward compatible with 2.0) Flash Drive at the Salem, Oregon, COSTCO for $29.99. It came pre-formated at FAT32 though, and read out as only 250GB. It is basically a storage drive as advertised, and has secure file encryption and password protection with included SanDisk Secure Access software. 

Alan previously mentioned some potentially more suitable flash drives for all purpose usage:

Microsoft won't fix Windows flaw that lets hackers steal your username and password (?).

Chrome and Firefox users apparently are not effected.

Update: 7-7-2016:   Three reasons why you shouldn't immediately upgrade to iOS 10 (could well apply to desktops too)

Prior posting:

Major Windows 10 update coming August 2, 2016.

7 Easy Ways to Speed Up Firefox in Less than 10 Minutes.

Make sure you are willing to remove your add-ons before "refreshing" Firefox.

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