Win X Clean Install Blues

Win X Clean Install Blues The Microsoft Windows installation software didn’t work; Each test machine Win Update Log said, “Win 10 Pro install failed” Post Question to Microsoft was told win update corrupt & to do: delete everything in C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution wuauclt.exe /updatenow ; tried but...
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Got privacy? If you use Twitter or a smartphone, maybe not so much

The notion of online privacy has been greatly diminished in recent years, and just this week two new studies confirm what to many minds is already a dismal picture.

First, a study reported on Monday by Stanford University found that smartphone metadata—information about calls and text messages, such as time and length—can reveal a surprising amount of personal detail.

To investigate their topic, the researchers built an Android app and used it to retrieve the metadata about previous calls and text messages—the numbers, times, and lengths of communications—from more than 800 volunteers’ smartphone logs. In total, participants provided records of more than 250,000 calls and 1.2 million texts.

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How to remove YTDownloader (Removal Guide)

YTDownloader is a potentially unwanted program that offers users the ability to download videos from web pages they visit. Regardless, of copyright issues that may cause, the main issue I have with the program is that it also bundles very intrusive adware programs into the installer. These programs, such as Shopper-Pro, will inject advertisements into web pages that you visit and search engine result pages.
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How to remove Shopper-Pro Ads (Removal Guide)

Shopper-Pro is an adware program that injects advertisements into search engines and web sites that you are browsing. When using a search engine, Shopper-Pro will display advertisements called RocketTab Powered by Shopper-Pro at the top of the search listings. Shopper-Pro will also injects advertisements labeled Ads by Shopper-Pro and Powered by Shopper-Pro into web sites that you visit even if those sites do not normally display ads. These advertisements will appear as banners or videos that overlay the content of the web page you are viewing.
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How to remove SysSecure Ads (Removal Guide)

SysSecure is a potentially unwanted program that downloads other programs, such as BugFixxer, and displays advertisements on web sites that you visit. This program is created by Hahomedia and will inject advertisements in the form of banners, underlined text link ads, and videos even on site that normally do not display advertisements.
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How to remove Social2Search Ads (Removal Guide)

Social2Search is an adware infection that displays advertisements in search engines and web sites that you are browsing. When using a search engine, Social2Search will display advertisements called Social2Search Ads at the top of the search listings. Social2Search will also injects advertisements labeled Ads by Social2Search into web sites when you visit them. These advertisements will appear as banners at the top of the screen or embedded in the content.
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How to remove Triangulum Ads (Removal Guide)

Triangulum is an adware infection that displays advertisements into web sites that you are browsing. When it injects these advertisements it will do so in a way that makes the web site almost unusuable. The ads will overlay the content on the page and when you click on a link, it will just open a pop-up to another advertisement. This causes web browsers to become slow, freeze, and almost impossible to browse the web.
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