First Android ransomware detected
ESET Antivirus Lab has detected a virus that encrypts user files on Android smartphones and tablets. Viruses encrypting user files have long been known by a million PC owners for…

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What to choose: computer, laptop, ultrabook, netbook or tablet
Types of laptop computers, how they differ, advantages and disadvantages, which is right for you: computer, laptop, ultrabook, netbook or tablet. Human nature always strives for freedom. To translate this…

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The computer does not turn on: reasons
It is probably hard to imagine a more terrible start to the working day: you sit down at your computer, press the power button and ... nothing, but only a…

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How to recover data from a USB stick or memory card after formatting

Probably, everyone faced a situation when, after connecting a USB flash drive, memory card or even an external hard drive to the computer, a message appeared saying that they need to be formatted? How to recover data from such a device?
USB flash drive or memory card error
Probably, everyone faced a situation when, after connecting a USB flash drive, memory card or even an external hard drive to the computer, a message appeared that “To use the drive in drive E: first format it. Do you want to format it? ”

Windows message about formatting required

Or, when trying to open the device in the “This computer” folder, did the computer give an error saying that it could not recognize the device or driver?

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Internet security threats and how to protect yourself from them
On the modern Internet, any user, without exception, is in danger of infecting his PC, laptop or smartphone with any malicious software. The first danger that lies in wait for…

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Best SSDs for gaming PC
We continue our cycle about assembling a gaming PC and the next step is to choose a device for storing information. In our past materials, which were related to possible…

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Setting up the ASUS WL-520GC
For a sufficiently large period of time using the DIR-300 router, I admit, I got used to its features and it did not bother me at all. And in comparison…

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Installing a cooler on a processor
Background to the experiment: CPU cooling (LGA775 socket) was provided by the CNPS7700-AICu cooling system. Intel Pentium D930 processor, was purchased in 2005. At that time, quite powerful and expensive.…

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