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How to take a screenshot in VirtualBox

How to take a Screen Shot in VirtualBox

Ah! taking screenshots in VirtualBox should be easy shouldn’t it?  It sounds like such a trivial task: just press the PrtSc button and bam! You’ve got your screenshot. But what do you do when that simply button just doesn’t work

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Two ways to respond to the recent CIA and Vault7 Wikileaks exposures

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In case you’ve been living in a cave without electricity for a few days, on March 7th, 2017, WikiLeaks leaked a collection of almost 9,000 documents allegedly from the CIA related to a project known as Vault7.  The CIA issued an

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How to undo a Firefox Restore/Refresh/Reset

How to undo a firefox restore, refresh or reset

I was just having one of those days man. I was feeling incredibly petulant… my patience meter was at zero percent and I really didn’t want to mess with Firefox. But alas, for some inexplicable reason this Monday morning, my Firefox browser

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Cryptolocker new and improved: Cryptowall 4.0

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It’s been a long day.  You’re tired… heck you’re exasperated.  You prop your elbows on your desk and sink your chin into both palms. What a pleasant respite from the day… today was nuts Suddenly an email pops in your

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Say what’s up to my top 6 Windows 10 tricks

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Let’s face it: Windows 10 is a hodgepodge of garish tiles and goofy icons.  It’s like a kid playing dress-up on costume day. On the one hand, Microsoft has made substantive improvements to the operating system.  Windows 10 is spunky,

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