7 DIY Projects You Can Make With an Old Hard Drive — MakeUseOf

Since EPCUG is a group associated with making the most of computers I found this post at MAKEUSEOF quite interesting. I didn't know about some of the boxes for drives now available. Maybe they could be plugged into the back of the Xfinity modem as a network drive? Ideas folks? -=Lare=- https://www.youtube.com/embed/ABOgDaTMlZA?feature=oembed Don’t throw out … Continue reading 7 DIY Projects You Can Make With an Old Hard Drive — MakeUseOf

Microsoft: Beware this fake Windows BSOD from tech support scammers’ malware | ZDNet

Hicurdismos is a crafty example of an emerging tactic that's having greater success at roping younger people into tech support scams. Instead of cold-calling would-be targets, scammers are using online pop-up ads and fake security warnings to encourage people to contact a bogus support center. Source: Microsoft: Beware this fake Windows BSOD from tech support … Continue reading Microsoft: Beware this fake Windows BSOD from tech support scammers’ malware | ZDNet

Meeting Location Change 5-11-2015

Our meeting cafe decided to begin charging for Internet access so this week we will move down Fifth Avenue to the Fifth Street Market. So beginning Monday, May 11, 2015 come to the Food Court at Fifth Street Market, 5:30pm and look for a table of happy geeks (and others) to join us.