Network Newsletter
October 2014

Did You Know?  
There are Multiple
Microsoft Tech Support
Phone Scams

Learn how to protect yourself from telephone tech support scams.



Is Your System Haunted by a Virus?
Spooky pop-ups, strange sounds and phantom messages are all signs of a computer virus.


Like a ghost in a haunted house at Halloween, computers that are infected with malicious viruses produce a series of spooky signs that indicate their presence.  While the thought of having a computer virus can be frightening, it's easy to protect yourself with a few simple tricks.      
Know the signs so you can take action before the virus wreaks havoc on your computer.      

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Keeping Your Smartphone in the Green
Sadly, the days of two and three day battery life have gone away right along with the flip phone. 


Most of us have seen and can relate to the new "Wall Hugger" commercials that take pity on all the people who are continuously on the lookout for an outlet to charge their smartphone.  


While it's funny to watch the video's and advertisements, it's not so funny when it happens to us.  No matter what brand or model of smartphone you own, there are a few simple changes you can make that will extend your battery life.