Archive for August, 2013

Handy Mac OS X terminal commands everyone can use

August 25, 2013

Apple’s operating system, OS X, is extremely powerful, but fortunately the interworkings are hidden from the average users as they should be. Similar to my car, I focus on driving and getting from point A to point B, rather than the transmission or electronics. However, under the hood of your Mac are some powerful commands […]

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10 Years of DoctorDave Computer Repair –10 thoughts and lessons

August 18, 2013

Ten years ago on August 17th, 2003 I told my previous employer I could not accept a pay cut and put into action a plan that was over 10 years in the making, to start my own business. I always wanted to go out on my own but I was afraid. I was afraid of […]

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Small business and malware threats: what you need to know

August 11, 2013

It’s big news when a large company gets hit with a major malware or virus infection. One of the more recent stories is a US power plant “invaded” due to careless use of a USB flash drive. Home users often feel they brought on the virus themselves due to porn surfing, when in fact reading […]

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Windows 7 System Recovery partitions for almost every computer

August 4, 2013

Sometimes it’s best to just start over from scratch and computing is no different. Sometimes your computer gets so wonky or filled with viruses it’s best to just return it to factory specs. We only do that when repairing computers and laptops as a last resort, but sometimes it is necessary. The problem is that […]

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