Category Archives: Computers

WARNING: Don’t Download Firefox 19 !!!

It seems Mozilla, the developers of Firefox continue on their ridiculous number versioning chase which started a year ago. Instead of fixing and improving their browser they seem to only rush to get to a higher version number every few weeks, perhaps to keep up with their “Mighty G” competitor who produce Google Chrome and […]

Is my laptop safe plugged in during a lightning storm?

The simple answer is not actually.  There is a common misconception that a laptop is safe to leave plugged into the mains power supply during electrical thunderstorms . The truth is that it’s just as vulnerable to a direct strike to your homes power system as any other electrical device. In South Africa, electrical thunderstorms […]